More travel is on the horizon as Ecuador and Galapagos Islands have just loosened travel restrictions. As of last week, the regulations to arrive in Ecuador and the Galapagos islands were updated for visitors. All travelers entering to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands will no longer need to present a RT-PCR or antigen test, or a vaccination certificate. This is wonderful […]

In the latest in travel news, Uruguay is no longer requiring the 9 months maximum for the vaccines to enter the country. This is exciting news because with lightened restrictions, this means more opportunity for tourism.   Here’s what you need to know about the most recent regulations for travelers entering Uruguay: 1. Foreigners must be properly vaccinated with the appropriate […]

The local festivals that highlight the identity and culture of Vietnam are some of the most fascinating things to experience in Asia. Over the next few months, Vietnam has so many fun festivities in store amidst the holiday season. Participate in these festival celebrations while you are traveling to have fun with the locals and learn about the fascinating ceremonial […]

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of daily visitors allowed to enter Peru was cut to 2,244 in 2020. However, the Ministry of Culture has increased the capacity to 4,044 visitors per day, effective until December 31, 2022, in order to consider the need to revive the tourism industry. This action will enable tourism to resume in Cusco and […]

Summer may be coming to an end but that doesn’t mean you still can’t enjoy the sunshine. Early Fall is the perfect time to go on a trip. It’s usually still warm and sunny around this time of year in a ton of locations. Whether you are looking to relax on the beach or adventure in the wild, the world […]

 Africa is filled with thrilling excursions and an abundance of wildlife. This makes this a prime travel destination for people who are looking to plan an itinerary packed with unique, memorable experiences. So, if you are looking to plan a trip full of fun and adventure, check out these featured destinations. Trust us, they will not disappoint!   Namibia  Namibia […]

Kochi (Cochin) is a cultural hotspot that you must add to your travel itinerary. Located in the beautiful country of India, Kochi is hosting the Kochi Muziris Biennale, an international art exhibition which is a major hit amongst all art and museum lovers. The Kochi Biennale highlights works by Indian and international artists using a wide range of media in […]

United Airlines recently announced that they are launching a nonstop flight between Washington, D.C. and Cape Town, South Africa. The new route, which will take around 14 hours and 30 minutes, is a true travel gem.     There have previously been seasonal winter flights between Newark Airport in New York and the South African metropolis (summer in South Africa). However, […]

Africa, most widely known for its beautiful scenery and vibrant wildlife, has so much for you to experience on your trip. However, this is not all that Africa has to offer. There are a variety of destinations filled with unique experiences to explore. Whether you are looking for luxurious city life, or exciting adventure, there is a tour of Africa […]

Now that 2021 is said and done, we welcome the new in 2022! As the saying goes, “New Year, New Destination.” Okay, that might not be the actual saying, but we believe you deserve to travel somewhere new in 2022! So get inspired and take a look at Yampu Tours’ Top Travel Destinations to Book in the New Year with […]

Monica Irauzqui, New York Times Speaker, Corporate Trainer on Travel and Co-founder of Yampu Tours recently sat down with Mr.Curtis Jackson of Living the Dream with Curveball podcast. On the Show, Curtis interviews guests that teach, motivate, and inspire others with extraordinary stories about how they contribute to the world to try and make life better for others. When listening […]

Join Yampu Tours Cofounder, Monica Irauzqui on a special episode all about travel on The Open Highway podcast!   A topical conversation podcast hosted by Eric Paul Erickson, The Open Highway show brings the discovery of the open road into the discourse of modern conversation. Much like the old days when we would sit down at a roadside diner and […]

Even though travel is still restricted in some countries, numerous destinations have devised advanced plans to welcome travelers again with different regulations and advanced safety protocols to ensure the health of both travelers and residents who rely on tourism. We at Yampu have always made our travelers’ health and safety our first priority. We are pro-active to show our clients we […]

  These are the Most Beautiful Destinations in the World And you can experience them all with Yampu Tours. From the otherworldly terrain of Cappadocia, Turkey to the teeming wildlife of the Galapagos Islands, beauty surrounds us on this tiny spinning rock that we call home. Sometimes we need to take a step back and realize just how stunning mother nature truly is […]

Travel Bubble Podcast: Nooks and Crannies In a not-so-far-fetched, dystopian future, world authorities have put all citizens on lockdown. Thankfully, you can still go on holiday but there is a catch- you can only choose 3 countries to visit for the rest of your life. Every Wednesday, Matty Dyas talks to travel industry professionals, globetrotters and adventurers from all over […]