A chocolate odyssey in Guatemala and Mexico

The source: in the latest in our series in which writers make a pilgrimage to the home of a favourite product, Akhil Sharma travels to Mexico and Guatemala in search of the past, and future, of chocolate

Surfing Guatemala

Surfers in search of empty waves and adventure are discovering the country’s Pacific coast — as well as its colonial cities, towering volcanoes and ancient ruins

Kuelap, fortress of northern Peru

Mike Carter goes beyond Machu Picchu to a region little visited by tourists – but with some of the greatest archaeological treasures in the Americas

Fatbike tour along Oregon’s coast

A new type of mountain bike is broadening the horizons of adventurous cyclists. Tim Neville puts a ‘fatbike’ to the test along the beaches and byways of Oregon