Good news for Canadians looking to experience Argentina and Brazil in 2018 and beyond! The Argentinian government has now waived the reciprocity fee for Canadians to visit the country as of January 1, 2018, while Brazil has introduced a new electronic visa for Canadian visitors.
You may have noticed that our Southern Explorations team has something of a passion for travel and adventure. Through the years that devotion to exploration has more often than not - for rather obvious reasons - manifested itself in travel throughout South America and Central America.
Despite what you may have heard, don't worry, Cuba is still open to American travelers. While new travel rules now state that Americans traveling to Cuba must experience the island within an organized group or independently under the "Support for the Cuban People" category of travel, you can rest assured we've gone the extra mile to ensure that every element of our new Cuba Highlights trip fulfills the requirements.
As 2017 draws to a close, we’ve been looking back at an exciting year of exploring South America and so our team of South America and Central America travel experts decided to get together and create our very own Southern Explorations Best of 2017 list.
While putting together our Southern Explorations Best of 2017list, we couldn’t help but begin to look forward to what we have in store for 2018. Without giving away too much, we wanted to at least offer a sampling of what you can expect Southern Explorations to bring you in the year ahead.
Thanks to a new electronic visa system, Brazil is becoming much easier to visit for North Americans. Southern Explorations expects a rush of bookings for Brazil starting in the new year. Beginning in January 2018, tourists from the United States and Canada will no longer have to wade through the complicated bureaucracy and paperwork to visit South America's largest country.
Southern Explorations has announced several new adventures into the magical natural wonders of Ecuador. As the area becomes more popular, Southern Explorations is expanding its offerings to intrepid travelers who want to get to know the area better.
You’ve probably been hearing a lot of conflicting messages regarding travel to Cuba lately. Yes, President Trump announced changes in the travel rules for U.S. Citizens traveling to Cuba, but to put your mind at ease, we wanted to assure you that our Southern Explorations Cuba experiences fully comply with U.S. laws.
“We had a wonderful time and think Southern Explorations does a great job putting together these trips. We will definitely call you again in the future and will recommend you to any of our friends who might be interested in visiting South America.”