Ask A Travel Expert: What’s In Your Carry-On?

By Allie E. Almario Let’s be honest – long international flights don’t always go as planned.  Travel glitches are a reality, as anyone who has experienced unexpected delays, cancelled flights, or bad weather.  As a seasoned traveler to South America, I have my packing list down...

Top Five Patagonia Travel Tips

By Allie Almario Driving in Patagonia Be prepared for the vast distances between national parks and gateway cities. For example, the drive time from the airport in Punta Arena, Chile to Torres del Paine National Park can take between five to six hours.  A popular overnight stop...

When Is The Best Time To Go to Machu Picchu?

By Allie Almario As one of the most iconic sites in all of South America, Machu Picchu is probably also Peru’s most popular destination.  It’s been named one of the New Seven Wonders of The World. American explorer Hiram Bingham found the mythical Machu Picchu in 1911, hidden in...