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Santiago protests cause metro shut down, looting, curfews and flight cancellations

by Ali Coulton

Travellers are being warned to exercise caution in the Chilean capital after violent protests resulted in 11 deaths, disruptions to public transport and a curfew.

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Wholesalers

Intrepid is fighting overtourism with Adventurous Alternatives

Sick of battling through the crowds? Check out these spectacular alternatives that are putting the adventure back into adventure travel.

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Tourism

Where are the best sights in Patagonia?

We were planning to travel to Patagonia, but our skills are way too valued here so we had to cancel. Fine, it’s our bank account that’s not letting us go.

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Destinations

What do country names reveal about our favourite travel destinations?

Etymology can reveal a lot about a word. For example, we just discovered Friday means “happy day”. Or at least, it should.

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Cruise

Azamara reveals experience line-up for brand new ship

Azamara has unveiled plans for its newest ship, and it even scored the tick of approval from Barack Obama. We might’ve made that up.

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Wholesalers

BIG FAT WHOLESALER WRAP

by Sophie Harrison

South America is hot on our list this week, along with three other top wholesaler deals.

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Travel Agents

Big Fat Agent Wrap

by Amy Bryant

UGO Transfers team up with top marketing agency, Trip to Argentina for agents, and cruise season coming in with top deals! Read it all in this week’s Big Fat Agent Wrap.

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Wholesalers

Big Fat Wholesale Wrap

New Aussie journeys, Peruvian Eco stays, Discount savings and travel apps! It is all here in this week’s Big Fat Wholesale Wrap.

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Destinations

Top 5 train trips in Latin America

by Travel Weekly

Latin America is also home to some of the best train trips on the planet, providing a perfect way to see the beautiful scenery from the comfort of a carriage.

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Discover South America’s big 5 in one epic trip

by Kate Webster

Travel to Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Patagonia, the Andes Mountain Range, the Amazon jungle and cruise the Galapagos Islands with Chimu Adventures.

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Destinations

Let the games begin: The best sports destinations in South America

by Kate Webster

If you can’t make it for the Olympic Games, maybe a sports trip to South America is still on the cards.

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Destinations

Go Rio with these top tips

by Kate Webster

The 2016 Rio Olympics are nearly here, and while most of us will be watching on TV (sigh), many Aussies will be heading to South America.

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