Ask A Travel Expert: How to Deal with Lost Luggage

Ask a Travel Expert: How to Deal with Lost Luggage

By Allie E. Almario If the airlines lose your luggage, the best-case scenario is that the airlines will eventually locate it and deliver it to you within a few days.  We understand it’s a terrible inconvenience, so stay patient. Here are some helpful tips to lessen the stress:...

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...