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To truly know somewhere, you need to meet the people. Here are a few friends we'd love to introduce you to.
Leave the tourist trail far behind as you spend the day with your guide, experiencing rural life first-hand.
Visit the mine of the infamous 2010 collapse in the high Andes. Timed right, you might even meet one of 'Los 33'.
Soak up the atmosphere, sample the house specials and practise your Spanish in Seville's lively tapas bars.
Make time to chat with locals and pilgrims on an unhurried walk along the best of the Camino Francés.
Mix with locals at a weekly market; a social gathering and produce showcase engrained in rural Basque culture.
Go where the locals go on a relaxed walk around the pintxos bars in the company of a local Pamplonan.
Raise a glass of red at Paulo's wine Quinta in the hills of Douro and ponder why life can't always taste this good.
Enjoy the sights and sounds of a lesser-seen Lisbon as you explore on a relaxed tour with a local in the know.
Mingle with the locals at Portugal's best fish market in Setubal, a great insight into local fishing culture.
Get stuck into estancia work, or just sit back and take in the rhythms of rural life in as the gauchos go to work.
Visit a female weaving co-operative in the hills for an authentic and in-depth insight into this ancient Inca skill.
Roll up your sleeves to help on a typical day on a farm, or just sit back and soak in a slice of rural Patagonia life.
Chat to harvesters as you sample their coffee, brewed the traditional way in the highlands.
Explore the trails and creeks with Rocio, the first female Kichwa guide and an inspiration for future generations.
Meet the artists capturing life on this small archipelago, renowned for its distinctive bright watercolours.
Enjoy a day of guided community tourism, centred around the music, food and dances of Bahia.
Meet the farmers behind the pioneering carbon sequestration project that our holidays help flourish.
Stay at this brilliant ecolodge and meet young students whose futures are empowered by this social enterprise.
Hike between remote homestays in wide valleys, where the food is tasty, the welcome warm and the beers cold.