November 11, 2011
The rugged, remote and scenically stunning region of South America has captivated explorers, writers and adventure seekers for hundreds of years. Beginning in the high, windswept steppes of the Andes .
September 13, 2011
For four days the already-lively city of Rio is transformed into a sea of sequins and brightly-coloured feathers on body-painted dancers moving to the infectious rhythms of samba beats and banging ..
March 17, 2011
There is no shortage of activities to indulge the more adventurous traveler on a Peru tour. From beaches in the north, desert landscape to the south and wild Amazon jungle further inland, it’s ..
March 17, 2011
With this incredibly diverse country celebrating around 3,000 festivals a year, a trip to Peru anytime is a fascinating culture experience. But with June to October seeing some of the most flamboyant .
February 11, 2010
Gap years are enjoying increased popularity, but while many people dream to take a year off and travel the world, not everyone can afford to take such a massive trip. However, the price of a round ..
February 10, 2010
As travel becomes more of a regular hobby, , many travellers are looking for new destinations and travel experiences to enjoy as the beaches of southern Spain, Hawaii and Florida start to become all ..
January 14, 2010
Maggie McCombs is the first person to admit her intentions were not saintly when she sought out the Global Volunteer Network orphanage program. In fact she didn’t really even want to go to El ..
December 18, 2009
Josh turned over another plastic toy is his hand and decided to sleep on whether he could bear to part with it. In the morning, it was still there, proudly on top of the pile like a Christmas tree ..
August 20, 2009
The Brazilian Grand Prix is one of the biggest events in the South America travel calendar, as this guide, by a Brazil vacations expert from Brazil For Less, explains. The Autodromo Jose Carlos ..
August 11, 2009
Film is a great way to get to know a South America vacation destination before you travel as this guide by a South America travel expert explains. With its vibrant and varied national identities, a ..
July 21, 2009
A passion for sport is a South America hallmark, creating events that are a thrill to experience, even for non sports fans. This article from a South America travel expert summarizes the ..
April 30, 2009
Buenos Aires is the capital of Argentina and the country's largest city. Stretching south to north along the Rio de la Plata, Buenos Aires has been the gateway to Argentina for many centuries. As a ..
March 26, 2009
Argentina is home to many natural tourist attractions. As such, the Iguazu Falls and the Perito Moreno Glacier attract millions of visitors every year, making them two of the most popular ..
February 06, 2009
Regardless of whether you have just started skiing or you have been doing it for years, it’s common to get withdrawal symptoms when the season ends. After all, once winter is over and all of ..
November 17, 2008
Two years ago we decided to sell everything we owned, including my business and move to Costa Rica. My husband took early retirement from the Post Office and we moved south. Part of the motivation ..
September 19, 2008
Chile is a country situated in the west coast of South America, and is extended along the Pacific Ocean, it has almost 3 thousand miles of coast. Because most of the land is between mountains, with .
September 19, 2008
Paraguay, a country situated in the very heart of South America, has no coasts, and has a large native population, mostly Guaranies. For that reason, the Guarani language is spoken by a 95% of the ..
August 27, 2008
In Chile, the area called Big North (or Norte Grande), is linked to the Atacama Desert. From Putre, near Arica city, you can visit Chungara Lake and Lauca National Park, Vicuñas National Reserve. ..
August 27, 2008
Patagonia is an area shared between Chile and Argentina. The Chilean Patagonia is located southern Puerto Montt and it is classified as North and south Patagonia. The North Patagonia begins southern .
August 17, 2008
With the month of July coming to an end, the reality of the global credit crunch kept international markets in check. Amidst mixed thoughts on a U. S. recession, global indices ended a rocky few days .
August 05, 2008
Touring Brazil is a fusion of nature's beauty and heritage's richness. This fifth biggest nation of the world is not only famed for Rio de Janeiro's cultural festival, Victoria City's port and ..
July 24, 2008
Land of the Incas, wildlife of the Amazon, Patagonia, Easter Island - yes, you guessed right, we are talking about South America. Most definitely, you will not be able to visit all of these during ..
July 14, 2008
With literally thousands of miles of beautiful beaches, friendly locals and great weather it's no wonder that more and more travelers are choosing Brazil for their luxury holidays. Travel to Brazil ..
July 07, 2008
Brazil is a huge and diverse location famed for its stunning beaches, abundant wildlife and the easy going nature of its denizens. There are plenty of hidden away spots and romantic boutique hotels ..
June 30, 2008
Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis) afflicts central and southern America, with cases reported as far north as Texas, Oklahoma, and California. It is the 4th leading cause of death in Latin ..