Latin America : Travel & Places
South America is a huge continent, offering the visitor a wealth of sightseeing opportunities. Tour agencies have developed itineraries enabling you to see as much as possible in as little time as possible. How do you know which tour operator is right for you?
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...
Irvina Lew visits Mendoza in Western Argentina, one of the world's most important wine regions.
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
For a small country, beaches are big in Uruguay. The South American nation has more than 400 miles of coastline, according to the Uruguay Ministry of Tourism and Sports. Because of that, the sea could play a big role in your vacation in the country, though the colonial history and cosmopolitan flai