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Sonora Resort, the Ultimate Weekend Getaway from Vancouver

Posted by Ashley Honigman in British Columbia

Let me introduce you to Sonora Resort, an award winning Relais & Chateaux and Virtuoso property; where pure luxury wilderness meets adventure.

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Exploring the Inca Trail, in style

Posted by Liz in Peru

Follow in the footsteps of the Incas as you trek the Inca Trail to the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, enjoying along the way special details that will increase your enjoyment and comfort of the trip and making this the closest thing possible to experiencing upscale hotel service without putting aside your spirit of adventure. Contact our Adventure Specialists Anne or Jane today to discuss your options! Call 604.736.7447 or email anne@northsouthtravel.com or jane@northsouthtravel.com

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Sand Duning in Huacachina, Peru!

Posted by Liz in Peru

Did you know that Peru has some of the world's largest Sand Dunes. Located in the Ica district, Huacachina is a great place to have the thrill of a lifetime as you race around in sand dune buggys or chill out and watch the stunning sunset...

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The Classic Inca Trail Package

Posted by Liz in Peru

Journey along a section of one of the best built and oldest road systems in the world that crisscrosses the Urubamba Valley and that united the entire South American continent. The trek includes typical Andean settings, incredible archeological vestiges, a variety of microclimates and corresponding biodiversity, and the experience of camping in ancient places. Contact our Adventure Specialists Anne or Jane today to discuss your options! Call 604.736.7447 or email anne@northsouthtravel.com or jane@northsouthtravel.com

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Sad Goodbye

Posted by Liz in Vancouver, British Columbia

It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Niels Andersen who passed away on Friday, November 28th.  Niels had been part of the ...

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Photographing Wildlife in the Galapagos

Posted by Ashley Honigman in Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

On an once-in-a-lifetime trip to South America, I had the opportunity to make a stop to one of the most colorful, ecologically diverse locations on the planet – the UNESCO World Heritage Galapagos Islands.

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Scary Spooky Halloween

Posted by Liz in Vancouver, British Columbia

Competition was fierce this year amongst NST staff for bragging rights to best costume.  It was a close race, but Jackie's home ...

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Congrats Classic Star Winner!

Posted by Ashley Honigman in Vancouver, British Columbia

We are excited to announce that for the 2nd year in a row, Lorraine Stobbe – one of our finest Luxury Vacations Specialists – has achieve...

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Discover the history and attractions of Ferrara, Italy

Posted by North South Travel in Tufo, Italy

Italy is not short of Renaissance cities, but Ferrara seems to be in a class of its own. Its urban fabric is virtually intact. Its planni...

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The Brazilian UNESCO World Heritage Islands

Posted by North South Travel in Brazil

The Fernando de Noronha Archipelago and Rocas Atoll that are located off the coast of Brazil were formed as a result of volcanicity and A...

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The History of Easter Island, Chile

Posted by North South Travel in Easter Island, Chile

The Chilean Easter Island is the embodiment of the Polynesian culture. Its indigenous name is Rapa Nui and is one of the most intriguing ...

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Lost in Translation

Posted by Liz in Singapore

I remember the first time I encountered a culinary "did I order that?" moment while travelling.  It was Tokyo, 1985 and th...

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