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  • Travel
    5 Landmarks That Make Argentina An Unforgettable Destination

    When planning a getaway, it’s important to consider the destination’s history, as well as its landmarks. Argentina,...

  • Travel
    3 Stunning Landmarks That Will Make You Want To Drop Everything And Visit Colombia

    There are many beautiful places in Colombia, but there are three destinations in particular that are sure...

  • Featured
    Americans flock to Latin America to live an upper-class lifestyle on $1,500 a month

    To casual visitors, the colonial town of Cuenca in Ecuador looks like life in the past. With...

  • Celebrities
    Elena of Avalor: The Top 7 Things You Should Know

      The voice cast for the Disney princess animated show “Elena of Avalor,” will mostly have voice and guest actors that are of Latin/Hispanic descent and from Latin America. It stars Aimee Carrero, from the Dominican Republic, whose previously had roles in “The American”, “Baby Daddy”, and “Hannah Montana.” The other voice...

  • Featured
    Latin America… the New China?

    On Feb. 23, 2015, Stratfor, a geopolitical firm, released its annual Decade Forecast (2015-2025), which analyzes the future of industries and markets around the world. One prediction is that within the next decade China’s economy will rapidly slowdown because of internal conflicts within the country, and economic reforms that will focus on...

  • Celebrities
    Chayanne’s roots lead him to his motherland

    Chayanne surprised his fans with the release of his third single ‘Madre Tierra’. The premiere releases from...

  • Entertainment
    LATIN ECONOMIES NEED TO CULTIVATE INNOVATION

    The economic letdown for Latin America, after a decade of feasting, is more apparent now that the...

  • Entertainment
    Abandoning Your Comfort Zone Will Make You A Better Traveler

    When you think of your comfort zone, what comes to mind? For me, it’s that familiar place I’ve become accustomed to. It’s that place I’m constantly aiming to abandon, the place where most things become so redundant, they start to seem mundane. I’ve noticed that while my comfort zone refers to what...

  • Entertainment
    The Power of Travel

    It may be easy to focus on the destination, but as is the case with most things in life, the destination is only a portion of the journey. See, the real destination, is not visible. Travel forces us to take a closer look within ourselves, to challenge our comfort zones, and if...

  • Entertainment
    Five Fall Travel Essentials

    Even if you’re planning a fall vacation somewhere tropical, like Chile, Ecuador, or Venezuela, truth is, you can’t go wrong with a few fall must-haves. This way you’ll be comfortable and warm on the plane! 1. Fashionable scarves: whether infinity scarves or the traditional kind can be soothing throughout a long flight....

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    Five Pet Peeves That Shouldn’t Deter You From Traveling

    If you love to travel, nothing and no one will get in the way of that. But if you’ve only recently uncovered the wanderlust(er) in you, then it’s easy to get distracted. As opposed to getting annoyed by the little imperfections, prepare for them, and make a decision to not let them...

  • Entertainment
    Three Times You Might Not Think To Travel But Should

    Most of the time, we think of travel as a getaway, to refresh and unwind from a mundane routine. Yet, traveling is a way to cope with other things as well. There are three times you might’ve not thought to travel, but still, these are three times it’s a good idea to...

  • Entertainment
    Three Romantic Things To Do On Your Next Vacation

    Whether you’re traveling to say Venezuela or any other part of Latin America, chances are you’re traveling with your significant other. If you are, there are a few things you can do together to make your getaway an immensely romantic one. Go for a walk on the beach. It may seem simple,...

  • Entertainment
    Five Tips On Saving For A Trip

    There is no greater motivator than necessity, and while this is true with serious matters, like paying the bills, it’s also true for other, more leisurely things, like planning a vacation. If you’re hoping to go on vacation soon, there are a few steps you can take to assure that you save...

  • Entertainment
    Five Ways To Relax Before Your Vacation

    It’s easy to get caught up in planning a vacation and forget all about enjoying the moment. It’s as important to enjoy your vacation as it is to enjoy the days leading up to it. It’s in those days that you’ll be able to unwind and prepare for what will likely be...

  • Entertainment
    Three Mesmerizing Reasons To Visit Costa Rica

    Like other parts of Latin America, Costa Rica has a few landmarks that make it the ideal destination for a memorable vacation. Whether you’re traveling alone, with family or your significant other, here are five mesmerizing reasons to visit Costa Rica: 1. Cartago Ruins – capital ruins of an 18th century church...

  • Entertainment
    Planning A Getaway With The Right People

    Whether you’ve traveled with family or friends, chances are at one point or another you’ve clashed with someone. Maybe this person interrupted your alone time or simply had a hard time letting go of a pet peeve. Whichever the case may be, there are a few things you should take into consideration...

  • Entertainment
    If You’re Traveling With Children

    Whether you’re traveling to the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Brazil, or any other part of Latin America, if you’re traveling with children, there are a few things to take into consideration. For starters, you should consider your children’s interests (what’s going to keep them engaged), but this doesn’t mean settling for a...

  • Entertainment
    When Someone Loses Their Temper During Vacation

    Whether you’re traveling with family or your partner, chances are at one point or another you’re bound to disagree. If you’ve traveled with others, you’ll find that sometimes people forget they’re on vacation and let disagreements turn into arguments. Regardless of whether you’re on a cruise together or at a resort, things...

  • Celebrities
    Three Celebrity Weddings That Took Place In Latin America

    Chances are you’re already suffering from a serious case of wanderlust and need very little convincing when it comes to visiting Latin America. Yet, there’s something about weddings that draws attention to a place. Out of all the places a couple could’ve chosen, they picked this particular destination. Whether you’re helping a...

  • Entertainment
    Tackling Jet Lag

    If you’re traveling to faraway places, like Brazil, then jet lag is almost always a given. Jet lag, if you’re not familiar with the term, refers to your body’s lack of synchronization with a new time zone. What does this really mean? You’re bound to be exhausted. There are a few steps...

  • Entertainment
    Three Renown Concert Halls In Latin America

    Whether you attended last night’s Romeo Santos concert, are gearing up for tonight’s renditions, or are simply daydreaming of attending your first (or umpteenth) concert, there’s no need to separate that prospect from your travels. Here are three renown concert halls in Latin America: 1. Cidade das Artes in Rio De Janeiro,...

  • Entertainment
    Reasons To Visit Venezuela

    If you’re planning a vacation, chances are you’re debating between Chile, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, and other destinations in Latin America. Get ready to add Venezuela to that list, because there are a few reasons a trip to Venezuela makes good sense: 1. Caracas is Venezuela’s capital city, and a common destination...

  • Entertainment
    5 Travel Benefits You Might Have Never Considered Before

    There are many benefits to traveling, but here are five you might have never considered before today: 1. You get to learn about different cultures, not from textbooks or websites, but up close and personal. 2. Next time someone mentions Brazil, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, or any...

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