Bolivia. A land of extremes, contrasts and intrigue, the country is a true traveler’s dream. From the colonial cities of Sucre and Potosi to the other-worldly landscapes of the salt flats of Uyuni and Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve, Bolivia boasts unrivalled scenery and rich history. Discover it for yourself on Aracari’s 2018…

Gustu Restaurant La Paz

Gustu

Bolivia’s Best Restaurant: Gustu Restaurant  Claus Meyer, creator and co-founder of the #2 rated restaurant in the world Noma, embarked on a new Bolivian venture, one that is much more than a restaurant. Gustu restaurant was set up with a vision that is all-encompassing, one that focuses on the development of his…

Chalalan Madidi Ecolodge in Bolivia’s rainforest

Review of Chalalan Madidi Ecolodge Few places on Earth still harbour pristine wilderness, dense tropical vegetation and a cornucopia of biodiversity. In July I was lucky to have the opportunity to travel to just one such place, the northern Bolivian rainforest, where I joined Marisol on the Madidi National Park…

Condé Nast: 2016 Top Travel Specialist Peru

Marisol Mosquera top travel specialist Peru with her son

We’ve got some great news to share… Aracari’s founder and CEO, Marisol Mosquera, has been named by Condé Nast Traveler as a 2016 Top Travel Specialist Peru. According to Condé Nast Traveler, a Top Travel Specialist: «will intuit your desires before you even know what they are – then they’ll make them…

A great time to visit La Paz

La Paz city tour

Everyone’s in search of somewhere new and off the beaten track, before the crowds arrive. At Aracari we’re constantly seeking out and testing new destinations and hotels across Peru, Bolivia and the Galapagos Islands. I’ve just come back from a trip to La Paz, which has really upped its game recently…

La Paz Walking Tour

la paz walking tour

La Paz is a metropolis of many nooks and crannies. I had visited La Paz once before in 2011 when I was living in Sucre, but when I was passing through again in 2015, I wanted to get a new perspective on the city. In order to become reacquainted with…