Oaxaca – A Unique Mexican Experience

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 […]

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Do you say La Habana Or Havana?

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 […]

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My island hopping tour through the Galapagos

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 […]

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Travel Just 4U featured in Outer Edge Magazine

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 […]

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A Luxurious Experience in Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa

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.

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Insider Tips on Doing Machu Picchu, Peru

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 […]

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Torres del Paine, Chile – The Essential Guide

In an area of the world that boasts some of the most stunning national parks one can visit, the fact that Torres del Paine in Chile is often cited as the most spectacular national park in Latin America is quite something. But then again, Torres del Paine is quite something. Located in the southernmost regions […]

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Off the Beaten Track in Peru: Avoiding Tourist Traps

Peru is one of South America’s most popular destinations with multiple Off the beaten track spots. As well as travelling to Machu Picchu, crowds swarm here for Peruvian cuisine – considered to be the best in South America. With this popularity, of course, comes the crowd. But you don’t have to let the crowds spoil […]

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