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LX founder Eric Sheets has been chosen by Travel & Leisure magazine to be on their 2024 A-List of Top Travel Advisors. Says Eric: “Lots of credit actually goes to our engaged and energetic teams in Ecuador and Costa Rica for their invaluable contributions to this achievement.” Says Travel + Leisure: “A trip with Sheets might include a seaplane tour of Patagonia and the Atacama Desert, bookended with world-class wine tastings, or a villa stay in the Galápagos, where a celebrated biologist can teach guests about the evolution of the region’s famous finches.”

Travelandleisure.com   2024 A-List Travel Advisors


Travel & Leisure Travel Guide

Latin Excursions has helped raise the travel profile of South America with high-end cruises on the Amazon and in the Galápagos, as well as bespoke itineraries in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. T+L Trip pick Wild Beaches of Brazil. Take a Land Cruiser expedition along the northern Atlantic coast, then visit pristine Fernando de Noronha island.


Guide To Going Off The Grid In Style

One of Latin Excursions’ newest offerings is a 14-day trip to Brazil’s northeast, where the beaches have long been more dazzling than the accommodations. Land Rovers and private houses outfitted to the standards of their clients help ease the way.”

The WOW List: 90 Top Local Fixers in Countries Worldwide

The WOW List is a collection of exceptionally knowledgeable and well-connected trip planners around the world. They have been rigorously road-tested, based on Wendy Perrin’s decades of experience as a travel journalist, and based on the most recent trip reviews from travelers who have used her WOW approach to ensure an extraordinary trip.


Wendy Perrin: Travel Expert Reviews

Eric Sheets is on Wendy’s WOW List of Trusted Travel Experts for his expertise and connections in Colombia, Ecuador, and Panama. Don’t miss Eric’s Insider’s Guides to Colombia and Panama.

When to Visit The Galápagos—and How to Get There

“Haugan Cruises arranged our April Galápagos feature author’s cruise aboard the Ocean Spray; accommodations were booked through Pikaia Lodge and Galápagos Safari Camp. For help with planning, call on Galápagos gurus like Eric Sheets of Latin Excursions.”