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Costa Rica: what to expect

Despite its small size, Costa Rica offers a dizzying array of things to see and do. We asked Imagine Latin America Specialist Grant to give us the lowdown on what to expect from a holiday to this Central American country and to answer some of the most frequently asked questions from our guests. Who is a holiday more »

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Medellin: a city transformed

On a recent trip to Colombia, it was Medellin that really captured the attention of our Latin America Specialist Simon. Made famous for all the wrong reasons, thanks to its shady past that was brought into the limelight in Narcos, Medellin is a city that has not always been at the top of travellers’ hot lists. more »

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An insider’s guide to bear watching in Canada

In Canada, wildlife comfortably outnumbers people. Of all the outdoor activities that Canada offers, bear watching is one of the best and most rewarding experiences. There are many opportunities to spot native bears, particularly if you know where to look. While most people will only ever dream of getting up close and personal with these more »

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A stopover in Vancouver

Vancouver is a cosmopolitan city that provides the gateway to some of Canada‘s most spectacular landscapes and the wonderful wilderness of British Columbia. With so much to see and do there, our Canada expert Paul, guides us through some of the city’s highlights to squeeze into a stay. Vancouver is a vibrant, colourful, and bustling city full more »

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Introducing… Baja California

In our quest to help you experience more of our amazing planet, we’re thrilled to introduce one of our newest destinations: Baja California. Here, our Mexico Specialist Sinead explains why Baja California is one of the country’s true gems – an adventure playground of beautiful beaches, hypnotic desert landscapes, mesmerising mountains and abundant marine life. more »

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World of food

From the fresh flavours of sashimi in Japan to mouth-watering Argentinian steak, sampling the delicious and varied local cuisine is a big part of why we love travelling. Our specialists are a team of foodies, so we asked them to whittle down their top five gourmet experiences around the world to tantalise your taste buds. more »

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