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Our Real Latin America Expert

Laura Rendell Dunn
Laura Rendell-Dunn - Product & Marketing

With her Brazilian mother and Anglo-Peruvian husband, trilingual Laura has an insight into Latin America of rare depth and passion, making her the ideal spokesperson for all the region has to offer.

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Welcome to the second series of our Virtual Travel Club. Over the next four months our Travel Experts will be focusing on some of our most popular holiday styles, sharing their insider knowledge and showcasing the diverse and vibrant destinations that make up Latin America. From the comfort of your home, get their tops tips and ask them any questions you like on the region. Registration will open two weeks prior to each event.

Active Latin America - 17 November at 7pm

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Join Travel Experts Sophie Barber and Hannah Donaldson for an adrenaline-fuelled event and discover the plethora of outdoor pursuits amidst jungles, mountains and glaciers that embrace some of Latin America’s most spectacular scenery.

This event is now over. You can catch up on a recording of this event below.

Food and Wine of Latin America – 30 November at 7pm

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Join Travel Experts Lina Fuller and Hannah Waterhouse for a culinary event dedicated to Latin America’s most mouth-watering dishes and world-class famous wines. From Mexico’s savoury street food to Argentinian barbecues cooked gaucho style, discover the region’s gastronomic delights. Plus acclaimed chef and owner of Nectar restaurant in Mérida, Roberto Solis, will join us live from Mexico to give a rare insight into to the cuisine of Mexico.

This event is now over. You can catch up on a recording of this event below.

Celebration Holidays in Latin America – 11 January at 7pm

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From celebrating a big birthday to marking a special anniversary or honeymoon, Latin America has a plethora of vibrant options to consider. Join Travel Expert Mary Nelson and Operations Manager Jamie Swan to discover the best locations for a special occasion holiday.

This event is now over. You can catch up on a recording of the event below.

Wildlife of Latin America – 27 January at 7pm

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From the giant tortoises of the Galápagos to the penguins of Patagonia, wildlife is at the heart of so many of Central and South America’s great holiday experiences. Join Travel Experts Kathryn Rhodes and Evie Oswald for the best wildlife spots.

This event is now over. You can catch up on a recording of the event below.

Family Latin America – 22 February at 7pm

Family in South Plaza Island

Latin America holds enormous appeal across the generations. From climbing up jungle-clad pyramids to seeking out jaguars, there’s plenty to inspire and entertain the whole family. Join Head of Sales Ben Line and PR and Business Development Manager Laura Rendell-Dunn for the inside track on family holidays.

This event is now over. You can catch up on a recording of the event below.

Self-drive in Latin America – coming soon!

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Break away from the crowds and unleash your sense of adventure. Our self-drive holidays in Central and South America will give you unrivalled access to corners of Latin America other visitors seldom reach. Join Travel Expert Mary Nelson and Product Manager David Nichols for their personal recommendations and first-hand advice.

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Tailor-made holidays

Flexible, custom-made holidays to Latin America created to match your exact requirements: our tailor-made itineraries are as unique as the clients for whom they are designed.

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Meet our team

Real Latin american experts

  • Ben Line
    Ben Line - Travel Expert

    Ben fell in love with Latin America on a six month backpacking trip from Colombia to Mexico in 1995. Since then he has explored most of South America, including living in Peru for a year. He is now Head of Sales.

  • Lina Fuller
    Lina Fuller - Travel Expert

    Lina's passion for the continent where she was born really took off when she moved to Córdoba (Argentina) to study, spending the holidays travelling between Argentina and her native Colombia.

  • Juliet Ellwood
    Juliet Ellwood - Travel Expert

    After graduating with a degree in Anthropology and History and having been fascinated by Latin America since childhood by the book featuring photos of Nazca, Juliet first visited the region in 2003. Since then, Juliet has visited the majority of countries in Latin America but has particularly extensive experience with Peru, a country she loves for many reasons but not least, its incredible archaeological richness and delicious food!

  • Charlotte Daubeney (2)
    Charlotte Daubeney - Travel Expert

    Charlotte's fascination with Latin America began with a family holiday to Belize. She went on to study Spanish in school and at university before spending a year living in Santiago, Chile.

  • Millie Davies Mono
    Millie Davies - Travel Expert

    Having caught the travel bug as a child, Millie has travelled all over Latin America before making her home in Buenos Aires for 3 years.

  • Kathryn Rhodes
    Kathryn Rhodes - Travel Expert

    Kathryn backpacked across Argentina, Chile, Bolivia and Peru before joining us. She has a degree in Philosophy and French and is a keen netball player.

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