Right place, right time
When to be where in Spain, Portugal, Latin America and Antarctica
It's the start of the olive harvest, the sun still shines, Alhambra crowds disperse - time to revel in central Andalucía's beauty.
With long daylight hours, you can spend all day hiking to glacial lagoons below some iconic peaks.
Discover the natural diversity, rewilded parklands and cultural fabric of Patagonia on a summer road trip.
Head into the Pacific to seek Blue, Fin, Humpback and Minke whales, plus Orca and Bottlenose Dolphins.
Peak wildlife action: newly-hatched penguin chicks and seal pups take a first plunge into the Southern Ocean.
Early season is visually superb, with pristine ice landscapes at their best. Feathers gleam on the chests of courting penguins.
Perfect walking in Patagonia - spring is in full swing but November is windy in Torres del Paine, so consider the Carretera Austral.
Sail the Magellan Straits to see wildlife and icebergs on an expedition cruise, en route to hopefully land on mythical Cape Horn.
All of Argentina is on the table, but don't miss the start of the penguin chick season as Magellanics breed across the south.
Dry season begins, with everything lovely and green and the Caribbean less humid; lots of festivals and traditional celebrations.
Falklands & South Georgia
Austral summer brings longer days as penguin eggs hatch: first in the Falklands, then South Georgia and finally on the Peninsula.
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