Americas Blogs

What to read and watch before visiting Patagonia

  Wild, haunting, and desolate, Patagonia is a land of jagged peaks, pristine lakes, shattered fjords and magnificent glaciers, perfect for outdoor activities such as trekking, kayaking, horse-riding, and mountain biking.

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The best South America overland tours for 2021 and 2022

There are so many must-do routes and activities in South America that knowing where to start can be quite overwhelming, which is why we’ve hand-picked a few of the best overland trips in South America to help you get started.

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Exploring the Andes on Dragoman's alternative to the Inca Trail

Dragoman's Operations Manager Helen walked the Wild Andes Trek to Machu Picchu, Dragoman's alternative to the overcrowded thoroughfares of the Classic Inca Trail.

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Top Five Reasons to go to Rio Carnival in 2022

Dragoman's first overland trip to head all the way from Cartagena to Rio Carnival departed in October and we thought now was a good time to look at why you might like to head to the biggest party in the world! Carnival is one of those once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

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Overlanding as a Family with Dragoman

Overlanding isn’t just for grown-ups! Dragoman's Family Overland trips are more popular now than ever, and this year we're running our first family trip in South America – scroll down for our Marketing Manager Alex’s updates from the road.

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From Lima to Quito: Overlanding Ecuador & Northern Peru

Three weeks on the road in Yana II with Dragoman's intrepid sales assistant, Phoebe, travelling from the snow-capped peaks of the Andes along the Pacific coastline of Northern Peru, through the cloud forests of Ecuador and on to the jungle of the Amazon Basin, on the 'Ecuador & North Peruvian Wanderer' (ZQL).

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Alaska Overland: Journey to The Last Frontier

Venture out into “The Last Frontier” on a Dragoman overland journey offered in partnership with our friends at Infinite Adventures.

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Patagonia and the 'W' Walk

Helen Bateman Dragoman's expert on overlanding in The Americas explains why the W-Walk is now included in all Patagonian itineraries.

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Beaches to Waterfalls: My First Dragoman Experience

Hollie, one of our fantastic sales consultants, experienced our Wetlands, Waterfalls & Wonders overland tour recently.

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