In the News

News about our destinations and the region.

Atton Hotels will change its name

After the purchase of the Atton hotels, the French Accor has already defined the first plans for the chain, which includes a process of changing the […]

Argentinean National Parks Entrance Fees, Online Sale

Now you can buy online the entry price for four Argentine National Parks. The web sale for Los Glaciares Park will begin after the high season.

New hotel opening in the Uyuni Salt Flat, Bolivia: Kachi Lodge

This coming April 2019, the geodesic shape is heading south to Bolivia’s Uyuni salt flats, with the opening of Kachi Lodge, a six-room (or, rather, six-domes) […]

Sky Airline Peru gets permission to fly on 34 national routes

The Chilean low-cost airline, Sky Airline, is just one step away from its entry into the Peruvian domestic market before Juna 2019

JetSmart will connect Santiago de Chile and Arequipa from April 2019

The low cost Chilean airline JetSmart announced the start of a new direct route between Santiago (Chile) and Arequipa (Peru), from April 17, 2019

3 new international connections since 2019

Level will fly to Santiago de Chile from Barcelona,  the company Norwegian Air  from Gatwick, UK and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and LATAM will start the route Calama (Chile) – Lima (Peru)

Two new National Parks in Chile and Argentina

The Iberá National Park located in the province of Corrientes, northeast Argentina and the new Patagonia National Park in Chile, they were created on December, 2018

New rules to visit Machu Picchu, Peru

Tourists entering the famous Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, Peru, as of January 2019 will have to limit their visits to a maximum of four hours, […]

Norwegian started its domestic flights in Argentina

The first Norwegian domestic routes in Argentina will link Buenos Aires with Córdoba, Mendoza, Iguazú, Neuquén, Bariloche and Salta, and will be inaugurated between October 2018 […]

W Hotels Worldwide will have its first hotel in Brazil in 2021

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, has confirmed the opening of its first hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the seventh in Latin America.

AccorHotels reopens the Sofitel brand in Buenos Aires and moves MGallery hotel

The brand new Sofitel Buenos Aires Recoleta will be the second hotel of the brand in Argentina, along with the Sofitel La Reserva Cardales.

The 2018/19 Penguin Season begins in Argentina

Last September 15, 2018, began the Penguin Season in the Protected Natural Areas of Punta Tombo and Cabo Dos Bahías on the coasts of the Argentine […]

Joint actions between Chile and Argentina to attract more Chinese travelers

The governments of Argentina and Chile during August 2018 have formalized an agreement between both countries for the reciprocal recognition of visas for tourists from the […]

LATAM Argentina Changed Fare Rules

With the removal of the minimum fares on domestic flights last August 2018, LATAM Argentina reported that from 1st  September, 2018 a new travel model in the […]

JetSMART and Norwegian airlines join the region

The low-cost airline world in Argentina is boiling. This past September 2018, two companies started selling their tickets for the domestic flights within Argentina and also […]

Direct flights Madrid – Iguazu falls

The airline Air Europa has already started selling tickets for the flights that will link the city of Puerto Iguazu with the capital of Spain, Madrid.

The Chilean company, SKY airlines to operate in the Peruvian domestic market

The low-cost Chilean airline SKY, has just announced that it will start operating routes in Peru’s domestic market starting next 2019, being a step that seeks […]

Santiago, Quito and Bogotá, to become the new destinations of Peruvian Airlines

Peruvian Airlines steps on the accelerator to finalize its international expansion plans before the end of 2018

Chile to get stricter with the visits in Easter Island

The Chilean authorities decided to prohibit tourists from staying more than 30 days on the island.

Buenos Aires: Aeroparque Airport to close for 3 days in November 2018

It has been announced by the local Government that one of the main airports in Buenos Aires, Aeroparque, will be closed for 3 days between November 29 and […]

A medical insurance will be mandatory to enter Ecuador

Now the tourist who wants to know the South American country from September will have to acquire health insurance as a mandatory requirement to enter.

New direct flight between the Peruvian cities of Cusco and Iquitos

LATAM airline started its direct flight in July between the Peruvian cities of Cusco, the gateway to Machu Picchu, and Iquitos, the capital of the Peruvian […]

El Palomar Airport in Buenos Aires will be international

The El Palomar airport in Buenos Aires will be international starting in November, when direct flights to/from Santiago de Chile will start operating there, run by […]

TAP airlines to connect Lisboa and Buenos Aires by 2019

The Portuguese airline TAP will open a direct route between Lisbon and Argentina

5 Latin American restaurants among the 50 best in the world

Last June 2018, in the Spanish city of Bilbao, concluded the annual ceremony of the “World’s 50 Best Restaurants” and known as the Oscars in gastronomy […]

Argentinean airport, Aeroparque in Buenos Aires, to operate only domestic flights

Following the the Argentinean government announcement of some months ago, the movement of all the international flights from the Aeroparque airport to the Ezeiza airport has […]

Explora announces opening of new hotel

Explora continues with its expansion and will open the first hotel in El Chaltén

The first Whales of the season arrived in Puerto Madryn coast

The first southern right whales have arrived in the Argentinean town of Puerto Madryn, at about 15 km from the city center.

Cusco will have direct flights to Santiago de Chile

Latam Peru announces direct flights between Cusco and Santiago for the second half of 2018

New air connections in the region at the beginning of 2018

Three large airlines open their doors for new flights beginning in 2018.

A New hotel opening in Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

Selvaje is the name of this new property that will be opening in the Argentinean city of Puerto Iguazu, the land of the famous Iguazu Falls.

LASA was presented and will start flying in August

LASA presented the first of its aircraft and announced the start of its operations that will be based in Neuquén.

LASA Airlines takes off, to connect Argentinean Patagonia with the rest of the country and with Chile

LASA will connect a total of 13 cities and with connections that the moment are not operated by any other airline.

Norwegian plans more flights to and around Latin America

The low-cost airline Norwegian announced more routes in Latin America.

Buenos Aires, best South American destination by TripsExperts

This year, the TripExperts’ Choice awards named as the winner for the best destination in South America to Buenos Aires.

Ethiopian Airlines starts its operation to Argentina

On last 8th March 2018 arrived the first flight of Ethiopian Airlines connecting for the first time the cities of Adís Abeba and Buenos Aires city, via […]

Brazilian E-Visas are now available

From 25th January 2018 Brazil started issuing electronic visas for citizens of the United States, Australia, Canada, and Japan.

Mandarin annouced that will have a second hotel in Chile

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage a new urban resort that is currently under development in Viña del Mar, Chile.

Air Europa lands in Iguazu with flights from Madrid and 2 new hotels

The Spanish group Globalia is advancing in the development of a hotel and casino resort in the Argentiean town of Puerto Iguazu, nearby the famous Iguazu […]

Dubai to Santiago de Chile on Emirates

The “best airline in the world”, according to TripAdvisor 2017, will arrive at the Arturo Merino Benitez airport in Chile, to make the Dubai-Santiago route, with […]

New Internationa Flights

This year is loaded with a strong international expansion plan with Avianca and Edelweiss Airlines.

Green light for Norwegian to operate between Argentina and Spain

Norwegian Air Argentina has obtained the green light to operate five new air routes between Argentina and Spain

Nautical Adventure Navigation in Iguazu

The Nautical Adventure Navigation in Iguazú Argentina will be out of operation

Melia Iguazú News

Melia Iguazú is planning a large investment in refurbishing the property, from the rooms, to the common areas, swimming pool, spa and meeting rooms and will take place […]

Elimination of the rate of reciprocity for Canadian Citizens

From the 1st of January 2018, Canadian citizens will stop paying the reciprocity rate upon entering Argentina with tourism purposes

Puerto Iguazú airport closes for a month in the 2018

This will be a couple of weeks after Holy Week, from April 15 to May 15 and flights will be landing in / departing from Foz Do […]

Air Canada will start Toronto-Buenos Aires without stops

As of May 2, 2018, Air Canada will connect Toronto with the Buenos Aires Airport.

Lonely Planet names Chile the world’s top travel destination for 2018

Chile has been named in Lonely Planet’s just-published Best In Travel 2018 book as the No1 country to visit in 2018, followed by South Korea, Portugal […]

The Long-Awaited News: Awasi in Iguazu!

Private Villas, Your very own plunge pool, Local gastronomy, Private Guide & 4WD, Explore the Iguazu Falls And much more…

Meliã Hotels International in Iguazú

Meliã Hotels International has announced the opening of Meliã Iguazú,and, from 2018, will be completely renovated to adapt to the attributes and standards of the brand […]

Quasar Expeditions will Invest in Argentina on Coastal Cruises

A new river cruises that will connect the Esteros del Ibera with the Iguazu Falls.

LATAM Airlines Argentina to Santiago de Chile

LATAM Airlines Argentina begins new routes that will link Argentina and Chile in many destinations.

Alteza Cruises Set to Offer New Cruise Brand

A new cruise line is set to start up and provide year-round cruise service for the Argentinean source market.

All international flights will depart from Ezeiza airport in 2018

All companies with international flights from Aeroparque will be transferred to Ezeiza International Airport.

News in the Chilean and Argentinean Patagonia 

DAP Airlines starts new route to join 2 main attactions.

Spanish Plus Ultra begins to fly from Spain to Chile

The Spanish airline began operating on June 15th its new route between Madrid and Barcelona to Santiago de Chile

Buenos Aires to London with Norwegian in February, 2018

A news item like to fall in love and just chose February 14, Valentine’s Day, as the starting date, the airports will be Ezeiza in Argentina […]

Elimination of the Reciprocity Rate for Australian citizens

Starting July 1, 2017, the National Government will not charge the “Reciprocity Fee” paid by Australian citizens.

Flights between Madrid and Iguazu by Air Europa

From May 2018, at least three Air Europa weekly flights will fly between Madrid and Puerto Iguazú with a stop in Rio de Janeiro.

Alvear Icon, the new 5 stars of Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires has added in Puerto Madero: the Alvear Icon Hotel & Residences, of the Sutton Group.

Early Penguin, 10 % Off in Ventus Australis

Book with Australis and obtaine a discount in all Ventus Australis departures for 2017-2018 season.

New connection Neuquén and San Juan with Santiago de Chile

Between September and October LATAM will launch flights to connect these cities.

Whales arrive in Puerto Madryn

In May the first whales reach the Gulf and Peninsula Valdes.

Chile returned to winter time

This year again rules the winter time in Chile, but not for everyone. The region of Magallanes will have for the first time different times.

New Hotel & Spa in Iguazú Falls

Falls Iguazú Hotel & Spa is the name of the new hotel that has added 96 five star rooms to the offer of Puerto Iguazú.

KLM increases flights to Buenos Aires

From October KLM will fly almost every day to Ezeiza and Santiago de Chile.

Chile, Perú and Tucumán Connected

LATAM begins to operate the routes from Tucumán to Santiago de Chile and Lima.

Norwegian will fly from Buenos Aires

The third largest company in the old continent of low-cost travel has everything ready for the tickets from Buenos Aires to London to just over 400 […]

ECO-FEE in Bariloche

A new tax applied for tourist staying in 5* hotels.

Start of the Hub Córdoba in Argentina

From April 3 Aerolíneas Argentinas will activate the “Córdoba hub” that will allow greater connectivity between the north and the south of the country without passing […]

LATAM Brazil will fly direct to Bariloche

A very good news, Brazilians will be able to fly directly to Bariloche on scheduled flights, throughout July and half August.

Start this 2107 with the right foot – VAT Refund

We want to share with you that from this year there will be significant savings in the accommodation costs of Argentina.

When it comes to luxury, the sky is the limit at the Alvear Palace Hotel

With the inauguration of new spaces in the upper floors of the emblematic hotel of Alvear Avenue, guests are closer than ever to the sky.

Trelew Airport close in February

Between February 15 and April 2, Trelew Airport will be closed for repairs on the runway and expansion of the commercial platform.

Discover the jungle of the Northeast of Argentina

Unique and innovative proposal you can’t miss

Are you looking for fun in Buenos Aires

New Tours, the history behind the street art and taste the authentic Parrillas

Ibera Wetlands, a must visit attraction, by the New Yor Times

Iberá Wetlands occupy the 40th position in the list of 52 places to visit in 2017.

Esteros del Ibera, new protected area

The objective is to develop in that area of the province of Corrientes one of the largest protected areas in Argentina.

New hub routes in the South

The connection between six countries and Montevideo, by  Amaszonas

First gastronomic and cultural tour in San Telmo

Different gastronomic and cultural activities by San Telmo.

New flight between Neuquén and Temuco

A new stage for American Jet, joining Neuquén and the Chilean city of Temuco.

Transiberiano Train looks at Puna Sudamericana

Company who takes advantage of Transiberiano Train looks at Puna Sudamericana.

Exclusive product: “Zonotrikia Gourmet”

Argentina Vision presents: “Zonotrikia Gourmet”: a new outdoor gastronomic concept…

Wineries of Argentina and Chile among the 50 best.

For oenological tourists, we point out the wineries of Argentina and Chile among the 50 best in the world.

5 travel tips to visit Argentina from our Experts

Thinking about visiting Argentina? Wondering how to get the best out of your trip?