Luxury Latin America Archive

Postpone, Don’t Cancel That Vacation Booking

Did you book a vacation or hotel stay before the planes stopped flying, borders started closing, and everyone went into lockdown? If you’re like me, you’ve probably got some flights, hotel bookings, or even vacation packages out there hanging in limbo. On behalf of the travel industry, we’re asking you to please postpone your plans, [&hellip

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Oaxaca Spanish Language Classes With a Side of Food and Excursions

Most people understand that it’s a lot easier to learn a foreign language if you’re in the country where it’s spoken. In Oaxaca City in Mexico, you get the added bonus of being in one of Mexico’s top food destinations, its top handicraft center, and a place where there are a variety of interesting excursions [&hellip

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Very Few Virus Cases in Latin America (So Far)

March 16 Update – Any article about the COVID-19 Coronavirus is out of date a day later as the disease keeps spreading and countries that weren’t testing properly (especially the USA) have had a lack of proper reporting. Much of what was written just 8 days ago below now seems downright rosy in comparison to [&hellip

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The Best Mendoza Winery Hotels

Back in the ’00s when we first started covering winery hotels around Mendoza and the vineyard region, there wasn’t all that much to talk about. Most of the “bodegas”–as the wineries are called in this area–don’t have any kind of lodging attached to them. The ones that do have a hotel though have gotten both [&hellip

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3 Luxury Tulum Resorts That Aren’t Just Hype

How do you separate the true luxury resorts in Tulum from the ones that are just faking it? When every place has “luxury” on its home page–in a beach area that’s not even on the electric grid–how do you filter out the hype? Well we’re here to help with that, by posting detailed reviews of [&hellip

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A Vacation in Belize on Us!

  Sorry, but this contest ended February 29. Sign up for our e-mail newsletter or follow us on Facebook for similar opportunities in the future. Would you rather be kicking back on that Belize island above right now? Snorkeling in those warm waters and sunning on the beach? That’s Ray Caye, one of two stunning [&hellip

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