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Chile Earthquake – update

An 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck central Chile at 19.54 local time on 16 September. The epicentre was 144 miles north-west of Santiago at a depth of around 6 miles. It produced tremors, caused buildings to sway and 15ft high waves along the coast around Coquimbo. Five people are confirmed to have died and a million people were evacuated from coastal […]

Latin America Charities Forum

The 3rd Annual Latin America Charities Forum took place in London on 10 Sept 2015 in the boardroom of BTG Pactual in London. The event brings together funding organisations with NGOs running projects on the ground in Mexico, Central and South America and beyond. The event was organised and hosted by the Latin America Travel […]

New website – Cuba Revealed

We are delighted to reveal our new website: Cuba Revealed This is a country on the cusp of change and there has never been a better time to visit. Please explore our new website and give our team of travel experts a call to book your holiday to this extraordinary and fascinating island. This is the 10th  website […]

BA to fly to Lima, Peru from May 2016

British Airways will be starting a direct service from Gatwick to Lima, Peru, also starting in May 2016. This will be three times a week until October and then reduces to twice a week. British Airways has also announced a new direct service to San Jose, Costa Rica  in May 2016. It will initially be a twice […]

Coming soon: Luxury Travel Show at Olympia, 5-8 Nov 2015

Central and South America Revealed will be returning to Olympia for this year’s Luxury Travel Show, 5-8 November. Please come and talk to our experts at stand number D23.    

Date for your diary: Telegraph Travel Show at Excel, 8-10 Jan 2016

Central and South America Revealed will be taking part in the following travel shows:   Telegraph Travel Show, Excel:   8 – 10 January 2016.    Stand LA34. Destinations, Manchester:  21-24 January 2016.  Stand AC15 Destinations, London Olympia: 4-7 February 2016. Stand AC47 Please come and visit us to discuss your plans to travel to Latin America and […]

South America Revealed at Rutland Bird Fair: 21-23 August 2015

Central and South America Revealed will be returning to the Rutland Bird Fair this weekend. Please come and see us at stand 78 for a chat about wildlife and bird watching trips to Latin America, the Falklands and to Antarctica.      

Brexit and the Travel Industry

Travel companies are always affected by world events. In recent years the banking crisis, the ash cloud from the unpronounceable Icelandic volcano, the Arab Spring and the Zika virus have all had an impact on travel. In the aftermath of the 11 September 2001 atrocities there was a global downturn in travel. At present there […]

New website: South America Revealed

We are delighted to reveal our new website: South America Revealed by Mercator Travel. 15 countries Most popular destinations: Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador and the Galapagos Exciting new destinations:  Colombia, Antarctica, Falkland Islands, Venezuela Undiscovered countries:     Paraguay, Uruguay, Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana Detailed first-hand Knowledge and Experience Advice and Expertise Customer Service and Value […]