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Sunsets in Rio de Janeiro

Is Rio de Janeiro Safe?

Is Rio de Janeiro safe? Rio can be an extremely scary place to visit but not because of the reason that you might thinking. It seems like the words Rio de…

The Beautiful Beaches of Bocas

What better way to adopt the Panamanian catchphrase, tranquillo, than by lounging by the beach, watching the sun bounce off the blue Bocas water and enjoying a ice cold Balboa. [caption id="attachment_2026" align="aligncenter" width="900"]…

The Natural Wonders of Brazil

One of Planet Earth's most fascinating places, Brazil is definitely South America's giant and yet remains one of the least visited countries within the region. It has been continuously portrayed…

The Long Way to Machu Picchu

Guest post provided by Andrew Bruton, owner of Quello Mayo / Yellow River Hostel  Let’s face it, most people visiting Peru want to know how to get to Machu Picchu. Some…

Common Taxi Scams in Buenos Aires

Taxistas in Buenos Aires are known world-wide for the array of scams that they perpetrate against unknowing tourists. The scam happens in a flash and drivers are often so aggressive that…