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The Insider: Antarctica’s Citizen Scientists

A frozen wilderness at the end of the earth, the sheer size and scientific significance of Antarctica exceeds all expectations. We caught up with Bob Gilmore, the Citizen Science Coordinator on board Hebridean Sky – one of our favourite expedition ships – about how passengers on board the ship can get involved with important research. more »

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Marine Big Five

If, like us, you are hooked on David Attenborough’s latest masterpiece Blue Planet II, then you might be starting to see the appeal of making marine life more of a focus on your next holiday. We asked our specialists to choose the five most exciting marine species and identify where best to spot them. 1. Blue whale more »

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Cotopaxi on horseback

On a recent trip to Ecuador, it was the experience of horse riding in Cotopaxi National Park that really blew Latin America specialist Simon away. As a novice on horseback, here he tells us why this wonderful excursion is something every visitor to Ecuador should try… Encircled by some of the most formidable volcanic peaks more »

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Wild Latin America

From the depths of the Amazon jungle to Antarctica’s ice-capped wilderness, Latin America is full of wonderfully remote regions where animals roam the land en masse. These are our favourite places across the continent to spot wildlife in its natural habitat… Galapagos Islands The Galapagos Islands are the most spectacular volcanic islands in the world. The unique ecosystem more »

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Colombia: Latin America’s rising star

Once a haven for backpackers offering basic infrastructure and a level of security favouring the more adventurous traveller, Colombia is now Latin America’s fastest growing destination for luxury tourism. The country’s desirable position at the northern tip of the Andes offers visitors a wide variety of climates, cultures and activities for all generations. Here, our more »

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Peru’s Sacred Valley: the Explora way

The Explora properties in Chile have long been favourites of Imagine clients. Here, our Latin America specialist Eli tells us all about her experience visiting their newest property, in the beautiful natural surroundings of Peru’s Sacred Valley. I had no idea what to expect when embarking on my bumpy journey from Cusco to Explora’s newest more »

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