Latin America : Travel & Places
Sleep well at these secure Manta hotels.hotel room image by jedphoto from Fotolia.comManta is Ecuador's fifth largest city, a bustling seaside metropolis with an important fishing industry and established tourist infrastructure. Popular with vacationing Ecuadorian families, Manta is home...
August is an exciting month to be in Argentina. Interesting events and festivals are held through out the country including the Tango Festival & Dance World Cup 2011 in Buenos Aires, the Ushuaia A Fuegolento IV Festival International Gastronomico (Food Festival) in Ushuaia, TEDx Cordoba, and more. I
The U.S. Department of State recommends that all American citizens who travel overseas register their trip with a U.S. Embassy. In the event of an emergency, the Department of State will be able to determine the whereabouts and number of American citizens. You can register your trip with the embas
Explore the exotic landscape of Costa Rica.Costa Rica Countryside image by oddzen89 from Fotolia.comThe Central American country of Costa Rica offers visitors an exotic vacation destination. Costa Rica's lush forests and long coastline offers opportunities for surfing, snorkeling, hiking...
The Galápagos archipelago, first discovered uninhabited by the Spaniards in 1535, and later made famous by Charles Darwin in 1835, is both a province and a national park of Ecuador, 600 mi (1000 km) west on the mainland. It is a premiere wildlife observation, protection and research center visited a
The small city of Belmond, Iowa, is nestled just off US Highway 69, playing home to almost 2,300 residents. Two bed-and-breakfasts and a motor lodge can be found within the city limits, while a handful of other accommodations are located in nearby Hampton some 30 minutes away. These lodging options