FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Latin America

Feb 6, 2024

7 Must-See Rose Gardens Around the World

It’s time to start dreaming of your next trip. Here’s seven must-see rose gardens around the world.

United Continues Its Global Expansion

United Airlines keeps soaring to new heights, recently announcing another expansion of its leading global route network. The airline added new non-stop flights between Newark (EWR) and Marrakesh (RAK), Morocco; Tokyo (NRT) and Cebu (CEB), Philippines; and Houston (IAH) and Medellin (MDE), Colombia. That’s not all: United also plans to increase flights to popular worldwide destinations including Hong Kong (HKG); Seoul (INC), South Korea; and Porto (OPO), Portugal. Following the recent agreement to increase flights between the U.S. and Chinese governments, the airline now adds four weekly flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Shanghai (PVG).

Food & Drink
Jan 31, 2024

5 Foods You Have to Eat When You Visit Argentina

As of last year, Argentina is the first Hispanic Latin American country recognized by the Michelin Guide. More than 70 restaurants are now featured in the Guide, with several 1- and 2-star establishments highlighted throughout Buenos Aires and Mendoza.

Destinations / Latin America
Nov 30, 2023

What to Do During a Trip to Sangay National Park

Visiting Sangay National Park in Ecuador is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The UNESCO World Heritage site features an array of landscapes, from glaciers to cloud forests, moorlands to grasslands. It’s also an extremely biodiverse destination, with more than 3,000 flowering plant species, more than 400 bird species and more than 100 mammal species.

Sunflower Accessibility Program Featured at O’Hare and Midway Airports

Travelers with invisible disabilities passing through O’Hare and Midway International Airports can now discreetly signal they need assistance thanks to a new Chicago Department of Aviation partnership that helps create more accessible and inclusive spaces.

Destinations / Latin America
Nov 28, 2023

Sites in Peru to See Beyond Machu Picchu

As one of the amazing wonders of the world and a bucket-list adventure for many, Machu Picchu is a must-see. But there are so many other places in Peru to explore, from the dense jungles to ancient archeological sites, stunning coastlines to indulgent cuisine. Here are some of the best sites in the country beyond Machu Picchu: