NEWS CENTER

Taking action to protect the largest urban forest in the world

FROM THE MAGAZINE   Taking action to protect the largest urban forest in the world     It’s in the heart of the National Park of Tijuca, the largest urban forest in the world, in the city of Rio de Janeiro, that QUIMBAYA TOURS BRAZIL has entered a partnership with the...

read more

Reopening of international flights to Colombia

LATAM NEWS   Reopening of international flights to Colombia   On September 19, a flight from Fort Lauderdale to Cartagena de Indias inaugurated the resumption of international commercial air routes. After more than six months of downtime and strict confinement in the...

read more

What is SAFE TRAVELS?

LATAM NEWS   What is SAFE TRAVELS?   The impact of the pandemic on the tourism sector is unprecedented worldwide, leading to a total shutdown of the industry. The lifting of travel restrictions will only be one step in the revival of traveller demand, the main issues...

read more

Laguna Lodge Tortuguero, Costa Rica

FEATURED MEMBERS Laguna Lodge Tortuguero, Costa Rica   Perfectly located in the Tortuguero National Park on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, Tortuguero is known as the main nesting site of the green turtle in the entire western hemisphere. The turtle nesting season...

read more

“We are ready for reactivation”

FOCUS Interview Gilberto Salcedo, Vice President of Tourism at ProColombia VISIT LATIN AMERICA: What is your projection concerning the end of the crisis and the return of international tourism? Do you think it is possible that tourism will be reactivated during the...

read more

Immersion in the Bayano Lake Community in Panama

FROM THE MAGAZINE Immersion in the Bayano Lake Community in Panama It’s at least two hours from Panama City that we can find the Lake BAYANO, a reservoir built in 1976 during the creation of the dam of the river of the same name. The community of Bayaneros lives along...

read more

Ecuador obtains the international Safe Travels stamp

LATAM NEWS Ecuador obtains the international Safe Travels stamp On August 19, Ecuador’s Ministry of Tourism obtained the “Safe Travels” stamp, granted by the World Travel and Tourism Council (W.T.T.C.). Maribel Rodriguez, first vice-president of W.T.T.C., made the...

read more

Easter Island, a start of recovery scheduled for October

LATAM NEWS Easter Island, a start of recovery scheduled for October Easter Island is gearing up for a slow recovery. Indeed, once air restrictions are lifted, rotations should return to the rate of 1993 with four planes per week against 15 until last March. The mayor...

read more

Estancia Cristina

FEATURED MEMBERS Estancia Cristina   At Estancia Cristina, we are aware that the land we inhabit does not belong to us, our daily commitment is to make the greatest possible effort so that together, with our employees and our guests, we can minimize the impact of our...

read more

“We are leaders in the sun, beach and leisure offering”

FOCUS Interview Carlos Diago, GM - Hotel Decameron Panama VISIT LATIN AMERICA: Could you briefly introduce the DECAMERON HOTELS group to us? We are leaders in the “sun, beach and leisure” offer in the Caribbean and the Pacific coasts; we were also pioneers in...

read more

Palacio de Sal, Bolivia

FEATURED MEMBERS Palacio de Sal, Bolivia The Palacio de Sal hotel, strategically located on the shores of the majestic Salar de Uyuni, awaits you again to offer its passengers the unique experience of sleeping in an exclusive hotel built 100% with bricks of salt. The...

read more

Hotel Xelena, Argentina

FEATURED MEMBERS Hotel Xelena, Argentina Xelena Hotel & Suites located in front of the Argentinian Lake offers a high-end proposal designed in its 70 rooms to enjoy the best landscapes of Argentine Patagonia at any time of the year. Due to its continuous growth for 13...

read more

The Preservation of Altiplano in Bolivia

FROM THE MAGAZINE The Preservation of Altiplano in Bolivia Since 2018, QUIMBAYA LATIN AMERICA has participated in a project of identifying and improving touristic zones with JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency), whose objective is to prevent negative...

read more

Association «Sowing Hope » of Lamay in Peru

FROM THE MAGAZINE Association «Sowing Hope » of Lamay in Peru – A hope for young people. Located at 2941 meters above sea level, Lamay is one of the eight districts of the Cala province in the department of Cusco and with only one road between Pisac, Urubamba and...

read more

Fera Palace, Brasil

LATAM NEWS Fera Palace, Brasil In 1934, Le Palace, the first luxury hotel in Salvador, was inaugurated. This magnificent art deco building will be the pride of the neighborhood for decades. In 2017, the hotel reopened under the name of Fera Palace. The traditional...

read more

Waldorf Hotel, Buenos Aires

FEATURED MEMBERS Waldorf Hotel, Buenos Aires Our commitment to the Waldorf Hotel in Buenos Aires is to assure our community that the health and safety of our customers and members of our team is our number one priority. We are implementing new health and safety...

read more

Discover the Calera community

LATAM NEWS Discover the Calera community Tourism in Ecuador is a resource for sustainable development. The Calera Community aims to generate experiences for travelers, through contact with local ethnic communities, the discovery of their culture, and their work. Our...

read more

Visit the Larco Museum virtually

LATAM NEWS Visit the Larco Museum virtually The current global situation has forced museums to close, but it has also provided an opportunity to approach the public virtually. This is how the Larco Museum, located in Lima, Peru, presents the mini-series “Discover...

read more