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PERU NEW ROUTES FLIGHT Travelling to Peru’s North is now even easier with the new flight routes announced by LATAM. Two new air routes will commence from July 2018 from Cuzco, the current gateway to Machu Picchu. A direct flight route from Cuzco to Iquitos will better connect travellers wanting to experience the magnificence of Machu Picchu with the natural beauty of the Peruvian Amazon. Iquitos is the gateway city of the northern Peruvian amazon, a base to start a boutique Amazon river cruise and home of unique species such as pink dolphins, etc. Previously, clients would need an overnight stopover in the country’s capital Lima to connect between an Amazon tour and Machu Picchu program. Now on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays they will be able to connect onwards to the ancient Inca capital of Cuzco. UPDATE Additional flights from Cuzco to Trujillo, will also operate 3 times a week. Trujillo is the starting point for many excursions to Chiclayo and the mystical ruins of Chan Chan ruins, home of the ancient Moche civilisation. VISA BRAZIL ONLINE NOW TRAVEL It’s easier than ever for Australians to travel to Brazil with the new online visa application process. Australian travellers are required to obtain a visa for tourism and business travel purposes even those under 90 days. Traditionally, holiday goers had to part complete an application form online, print this and send it with physical documentation and evidence to the Brazilian Consul or Brazilian Embassy. In a move designed to simplify and streamline the time consuming process which could take up to 20 working days to fulfill. Travellers could now receive a response electronically in as little as 72 hours. CAMINO MAGAZINE 04
S I X FEATURE REASONS TO FINALLY VISIT SOUTH AMERICA IN 2018 I It's Easier to Travel to 1. America and around South Ever Than has never been more choice for travel to There America from Australia with Qantas, South and Air New Zealand all crossing the Latam Ocean to reach there. Latam launched Pacific new direct route from Melbourne to a three times a week in addition to Santiago six weekly flights departing from Sydney. their continues with their direct flight from Qantas to Santiago with connections from Sydney Australian capital cities. most New Zealand now flies into Buenos Aires Air transits through Auckland from Australia. with Emirates, Qatar and Singapore Airlines Also, continuing their extended across routes B y K a t e r i n e G a r c e s crossing several continents into Brazil. South America is a big continent in terms of size, much bigger than many people realise. So flying is often the best way to get around which means flight connectivity and schedules play a big role in getting from one It can be hard to narrow down where in world you want to travel to next, but here are six destination to another. Latam recently announced new flight routes from Cuzco powerful reasons to finally cross your way into the southern hemisphere for this forgotten three times a week that will better connect it part of the Americas. with the northern Peruvian Amazon and city of Trujillo making the country more accessible 05 O M A D I C | 2 4 N CAMINO MAGAZINE than ever.