South America Travel​​

Taveling Patagonia Around Ruta 40
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Taveling Patagonia Around Ruta 40

I’m sitting on the bottom bunk of my hostel in El Calafate, home of the famous Perito Moreno Glacier, and exhausted from a days journey by bus from El Bolson, a tiny hippie-town nestled in […]

The Boca You Should Be Visiting This Winter
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The Boca You Should Be Visiting This Winter

Something you hear alot of this time of year (especially in New York) is: “I’m heading down to Boca for the weekend.” Chances are they’re probably not referring to Bocas del Toro, the Panamanian archipelago […]

Seeing Is Believing: Cerro Companario In Bariloche
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Seeing Is Believing: Cerro Companario In Bariloche

If you are feeling fit and want to do some exerting activities in Argentina, the Patagonian region has more than enough to do. Two days ago, I felt the urge to escape the megacity of […]

Why Do Travelers To South America Forget About Guyana?
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Why Do Travelers To South America Forget About Guyana?

If there is perhaps one travel trend of the last decade that I could try to point to, I would have to say that it is the emergence of South America as a prime destination […]

Punta del Este: A Rainy Weekend In Paradise
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Punta del Este: A Rainy Weekend In Paradise

Three months flew by and before I knew it, I had to renew my tourist visa for Buenos Aires. The wonderful thing about Bs. As., other than the beef and beauty, is that the city is across […]

Is Everybody Talking About Nicaragua’s Little Corn Island?
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Is Everybody Talking About Nicaragua’s Little Corn Island?

So what does it mean exactly when the Wall Street Journal is talking up Nicaragua? Is it kind of like when you were a teenager and the second your parents had heard of your favorite […]

You’re Going To Need More Than 36 Hours In Buenos Aires
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You’re Going To Need More Than 36 Hours In Buenos Aires

The NY Times has graced us again with a look at how to spend your weekend. This time, it takes us to Buenos Aires. Being one of Latin America’s largest cities, there is too much […]

Costa Rica’s Enchanting Tortuguero National Park
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Costa Rica’s Enchanting Tortuguero National Park

Whenever the word “enchanting” is used, there is something, well, enchanting about it. Maybe it’s just semantics, but there is definitely a stigma attached to that word. For me at least, it’s worth an investigation. […]

Crazy Video (A Rafter’s Dream: Machu Picchu Right Now)
Crazy Video (A Rafter’s Dream: Machu Picchu Right Now)

Crazy Video (A Rafter’s Dream: Machu Picchu Right Now)

Were you wondering what all the fuss was about last week when we told you about how travelers were having to be flown out of Machu Picchu via helicopter due to mudslides? Take a look […]

Come On Everybody And Drop Your Diets, We’re Heading To Mexico City For The Weekend
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Come On Everybody And Drop Your Diets, We’re Heading To Mexico City For The Weekend

If you are bored and don’t know what to do this weekend, go to Mexico City. I know it sounds crazy. Most of my friends cocked their heads to one side with eyebrows raised when […]