My familiarity with the Belmond brand (formerly known as Orient Express) was short-lived as the research started for our first ever South American adventures. With hundreds of stunning hotels in South America, why Belmond?… View Post

  The last stop on our South American adventure was specifically chosen to be the carnival capital of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro. We wanted to end the trip on a high and following our time… View Post

  I mentioned our onward Brazil destinations following our time at Iguazu Falls and the next city was Salvador de Bahia. You can track our Brazil Itenary on the map below. The city of Salvador… View Post

  Iguazu falls or Foz de iguasu as they’re referred to in South America had long been on my list and when I was planning the itenary, a visit was always going to be on… View Post

  When planning the Machu Picchu portion of our trip, I knew the time constraints we had with work commitments and annual leave therefore we couldn’t complete the 4 day hike to the great Incan… View Post