Along with the Galapagos Islands and Machu Picchu, the Amazon was at the top of my travel bucket list and I was very excited to tick it off on my recent trip to Peru. A few years ago, I worked as a volunteer for a year in a monkey rescue centre in Chile called “Centro […]
Mountain Lodges of Peru (MLP) is dedicated to creating the most unique adventure itineraries from Cusco to Machu Picchu using stunning 5* Lodges along the way. Their programs are suited to travellers who like to experience destinations in an active way, but in comfort and hassle-free. My trip started on the 22th Sep 2018 with a […]
The Southern Highway (Carretera Austral) is an epic, yet unknown, adventure in Chile. The 1,240km highway starts in Puerto Montt and winds its way through stunning landscapes until its end in Villa O’Higgins. The Carretera Austral was built in the 1980’s during the Pinochet regime with the intention of uniting the most isolated residents with […]
Over the past few years, tourists around the world have shown growing interest in culinary experiences. Given the vast array of flavours and world class gastronomic adventures in Central and South America, it is no surprise that here at Travel Just 4U our clients mirror this international trend. Peru, Mexico and Brazil all feature restaurants on […]
Havana or La Habana? It’s the same time machine. If Spanish is your mother tongue then you would say “La Habana” otherwise you adopt the anglo-saxonism “Havana”, but at the end you are referring to the same time machine, the Cuban capital city. I felt it was almost surreal but yes, I landed in Havana […]
5 Days in Santa Cruz & Isabela Island, Galapagos You always hear that The Galápagos Islands are a once in a lifetime opportunity to see lots of wildlife (on land and in the sea) as well as unspoiled beautiful islands. After visiting here, I can tell you that these islands are definitely something special. They […]
Outer Edge Magazine Travel Just 4U is featured as the preferred travel provider for South America in Edtion 52 of the Outer Edge magazine. Outer Edge (OE) is Australasia’s premier outdoors adventure magazine – if you can do it outside, it’ll be in the magazine. OE covers hiking/trekking, biking (especially MTBing in all its forms), paddle […]
This 5-star, ecofriendly, environmentally sustainable lodge is located in a peaceful area of the Catarpe Valley (Salt Mountains) and only 3 km from the little town of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. The adobe architecture and rustic, yet modern, interior blends almost seamlessly with the landscape, making it a truly unique destination.
The hotel has 42 exclusive rooms, offered under an all-inclusive package. Amenities include transfers to/from airport, transfers to/from San Pedro de Atacama town, full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner), all drinks including local spirits and Chilean wines, access to all facilities and a big list of premium excursions you can choose from upon your arrival. The Atacama Desert has some of the clearest skies in the world, and the hotel even has its own telescope and stargazing platform to enjoy amazing views of the stars.
Machu Picchu is one of the world’s most famous sights and an icon of South America. The “Lost City of the Incas” is just a train ride away from Cusco, but (barring the streams of eager tourists) it feels a world away from any kind of civilization. Machu Picchu The site of Machu Picchu avoided […]
From the comfort of our homes modern day travellers can access the world. With air travel, land travel, tours and cruises literally at our fingertips as we Google our destination of choice, it’s logical that the travel agency has also moved online. Not only can we fly and travel to more places than ever before, […]