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Costa Rica Holiday – Prize Draw Winner

Many thanks to all those who entered our recent prize draw to win a two-week wildlife and adventure holiday in Costa Rica.  Costa Rica Revealed teamed up with British Airways and Footprint Travel Guides to celebrate the new direct flight to San Jose and the launch of the latest edition of the  Costa Rica Handbook. The lucky winner […]


10 reasons to visit Costa Rica in 2016

The variety of landscapes and microclimates that can be enjoyed in one day makes Costa Rica the ultimate destination for keen explorers. For beach lovers, there are white, tan, dark brown and black sand beaches to complement the rocky points, volcanoes, river mouths, reefs and offshore islands which create a playground of surf spots that […]


Bolivia Constitution – Referendum results

While a referendum was announced last weekend by Prime Minister David Cameron on whether to stay or leave the European Union,  the people of Bolivia went to the polls on Sunday over a proposal to amend the constitution. The proposed amendments would have removed restrictions on the number of presidential terms of office, currently limited to two consecutive […]


Obama to visit Cuba on Latin America Tour

US President Barack Obama is expected to visit Cuba in March before travelling to Argentina and other Latin American countries according to reports announced by ABC News and Reuters. It is understood that an official from the National Security Council will formally confirm this at the White House today. The news comes a few days after US and Cuban officials […]


Destinations Travel Show, 4-7 Feb – Olympia

Destinations Travel Show, London Olympia: 4th – 7th February – Stand AC47 Please come and see us to discuss your plans to travel to Central and South America in 2016 and 2017. It is an exciting year for travel to Central and South America, with British Airways launching their new flight to Costa Rica in April and a direct service […]


Zika Virus – Advice for Travellers

Recently in Brazil, Colombia and other parts of Latin America, local health authorities have observed an increase in Zika virus infections in the general public as well as an increase in babies born with microcephaly (small heads). Zika virus disease is caused by a virus transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes. People with Zika virus disease usually […]


Festivals in Latin America

A brief round-up of some of our favourite festivals and forthcoming events in Latin America. For further details, please contact our office.   Easter Island, Chile: Tapati Festival of music, dance and tradition: 29 Jan – 13 Feb Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:  The world’s most famous carnival:  6 – 9 Feb Panama: Jazz and Blues Festival: 24 – […]


Prize Honeymoon in Belize

Prize Honeymoon in Belize Our congratulations to Cheryl and John, winners of our free prize honeymoon competition with Perfect Weddings magazine. The couple left this morning for Miami to spend their first few nights in the luxury romantic boutique Vintro Hotel before they arrive in Belize at the start of next week. We have lots of exciting activities […]


Destinations Travel Show: 21st-24th Jan, Manchester

Destinations Travel Show, 21st-24th January, Manchester – Stand AC15 Please come and see us to discuss your plans to travel to Central and South America in 2016 and 2017. It looks set to be an exciting year for Central and South America, with British Airways launching their new flight to Costa Rica in April and a direct service to […]


Free Prize Draw – Win a holiday to Costa Rica

Prize Draw – Win a two-week holiday for 2 people to Costa Rica – worth £5,000 To celebrate the new direct British Airways flight from London Gatwick to San Jose, Costa Rica, and the launch of the new Footprint Travel Guide’s 2016 edition of the Costa Rica Handbook, Costa Rica Revealed has joined forces with British […]