Seattle, WA – Today, the Kusini Collection officially launches its Latin America portfolio with the addition of new ground operators Maya Trails in Guatemala and Tucano Peru, joining existing partners The Lodge at Big Falls in Belize and H&T Argentina.
“Having lived and guided in Guatemala, I am truly passionate about travel in Latin America,” says Tad Bradley, Director of Business Development at the Kusini Collection. “We are looking forward to introducing our portfolio of highly regarded, extremely experienced Latin ground operators to the North American travel trade backed by our personal travel experience and depth of knowledge in South and Central America.”
Tucano Peru, is one of Peru’s most experienced and respected ground handlers. They are specialists in designing tailor-made luxury, adventure and eco-friendly tours for small groups and individuals throughout Peru and the surrounding countries. At the foundation of their business is a commitment to protecting Peru’s beautiful, delicate environment and rich cultural heritage through sustainable travel.
Maya Trails is a specialist ground handler offering carefully designed, custom tours throughout Guatemala and Belize. With 25 years of combined experience, they are able to open doors for travelers that are not normally accessible and they bring a fresh and creative approach to touring in Guatemala. In addition to the luxury sector, Maya Trails specializes in designing value-oriented itineraries featuring boutique-style properties and private guiding.
Kusini Collection partners, Lyndsay Harshman and Tad Bradley, will be exploring the Mundo Maya in Guatemala and Belize through January 20th. Lyndsay will explore the cultural highlights, cuisine and hidden gems of Guatemala City and Antigua. Tad will venture to the undiscovered Toledo District of Belize, then make his way through the rain forests and ruins of Guatemala’s Peten, and onward to experience the culture of the contemporary Mayan villages at Lake Atitlan and Chichicastenago. Follow their adventures on the Kusini Collection blog, Facebook page and Twitter (@KusiniCoRep).
The Kusini Collection is a trade-focused sales and marketing firm representing Maya Trails, Tucano Peru and other elite Latin American and Africa-based travel operators in North America. The Kusini Collection was founded by Lyndsay Harshman in 2010 and focused on specialist DMCs throughout Africa. Tad Bradley joined the Kusini Collection in July of 2012 to forge business development in Latin America and beyond. For more information on Maya Trails, Tucano Peru or The Kusini Collection, contact The Kusini Collection at [email protected].