Category Archives: News

New species of parrot discovered in Mexico

A rare new species of  parrot endemic to the Yucatan has been discovered, it has been announced today.  It is believed that their numbers are limited to fewer than 100 birds.  The species appears to have evolved from white-fronted parrots (Amazona albifrons) native to the region 12,000 years ago.  The blue-winged Amazon parrot stands approximately 25cm tall […]


July Newsletter – Spotlight on Vietnam

Vietnam is an exotic, appealing country with considerable natural beauty, a fascinating history and undiscovered beaches. Discover an amalgam of ancient buildings and temples with French-colonial architecture, hill tribes preserving traditional customs, vibrant floating markets and street food as well as top-end restaurants and designer shops. From the mountains of Sapa to the delightful coastal […]


Guyana, Suriname and French Guiane: The Guianas Revealed – our latest website for South America

The Guianas Revealed: Guyana, Suriname and French Guiane. Wherever you go, expect to see superb wildlife. Photo: Kaieteur Falls – FotoNatura The lesser-visited countries in the north-east corner of South America share the Caribbean coastline with dense rainforest interiors, vast savannahs, Amerindian villages, great rivers and dramatic waterfalls. Whilst Guyana (formerly British Guiana) and Suriname […]


Guyana, Suriname and French Guiane: The Guianas Revealed – our latest website for South America

The Guianas Revealed: Guyana, Suriname and French Guiane. Wherever you go, expect to see superb wildlife. Photo: Kaieteur Falls – FotoNatura The lesser-visited countries in the north-east corner of South America share the Caribbean coastline with dense rainforest interiors, vast savannahs, Amerindian villages, great rivers and dramatic waterfalls. Whilst Guyana (formerly British Guiana) and Suriname […]


Argentina – largest debtor amongst emerging markets

No emerging market has issued more debt than Argentina since 2015, according to a study by the Metropolitan University of Ecuador (UMET) reported in the Buenos Aires Herald.  Over US$46 billion in bonds and treasury notes was issued by Argentina in the past year-and-a-half since President Mauricio Macri’s administration took office. This is more than 250 percent […]


Mexico – Three-Part Series on the BBC

  Do take a look at this three-part series on Mexico. Part 1 concentrates on the Sierra Madre and provides an appealing introduction into the wildlife, history and culture of this immensely varied country.  Mexico City, which was founded in 1325 by the Aztecs, is one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the Americas; the Copper Canyon has a series of […]


New entrance regulations for Machu Picchu

From 1 July 2017, new entrance regulations will apply for all visitors to Machu Picchu. The number of visitors will continue to be limited to 2,500 people per day but from 1 July access to the citadel will be limited to either a morning or an afternoon slot. Morning entry:    From 6.00 am to 12.00 pm. Afternoon […]


BA Computer Failure – update

  British Airways has confirmed that their computer failure has led to global disruption of services. In a statement on their website, which now has a limited facility, they state that most long-haul flights due to arrive tomorrow, Sunday 28 May, are expected to arrive as scheduled. In the absence of a fully functioning system, […]


BA Computer Failure – flights grounded from Heathrow and Gatwick

British Airways has grounded all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick today due to a major computer failure. Disruption is likely to continue over the rest of the bank holiday weekend. Passengers who are booked with us can contact us at our out of hours emergency telephone number or by e-mail: emergency number:  07896 993537 enquiries@revealedtravel.co.uk  Posted […]


May Newsletter: Spotlight on Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is vibrant, friendly and great fun. It has the most spectacular setting of all the South American cities with wonderful views from the famous statue of Christ on Corcovado Mountain.  The world-famous beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema are the life and soul of the city and have so much going on. We hope […]


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