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Celebrate Pollo a la Brasa Day in Peru

Pollo a la Brasa Day is celebrated in Peru on the third Sunday of July, on which day pollerías across the country are packed with hungry diners.

Before You Book A Tour to South America

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?

Some More Tips and Ideas for a Great Buenos Aires Trip

Want to know more about Buenos Aires before planning your trip? This is a city on display in so many ways where everyone is all about appearances. Take a look at live theater and plastic surgery and dental care options.

Valparaíso - Pancho a Cielo Abierto

Behind the main plaza in Valparaiso, on Cerro Bellavists, the open air Museo al Cielo Abierto displays murals by 17 renowned painters. Join guest author Clarence Fisk as he tours this area of Chile's main seaport.

10 Things I Love About Europe

10 Things I Love About Europe. It is not difficult to see why Europe is a top tourist destination, but there are ten things that I really love about this continent.

The Weather in Oslo

What's the weather in Oslo, Norway like? Keep in mind that the Oslo region, like most of Scandinavia, is warmer than you would expect it to be for its geographical location...

Agesta Nude Beach

Agesta Nude Beach is an official nude beach owned by the city of Stockholm. Learn about Agesta Nude beach, where to find it and what to do at Agesta nude beach in Stockholm, Sweden.

Shopping in Copenhagen

Shopping in Copenhagen - great places to shop in Denmark's capital Copenhagen. Information on local malls, shopping centers/centres, fashion shops, and store opening hours. Find out where to go shopping in Copenhagen.

August Events in Argentina

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

Rainforest Flower

Ecuador's Oriente, or eastern region, offers rainforests, many rivers, birding, adventure and ecological research.

La Perla - Mar del Plata

The Atlantic Coast of Argentina includes the province of Buenos Aires and the many beaches and beach resorts, south through Northern Patagonia, Puerto Madryn and the wildlife of Peninsula Valdes, the Welsh communities and further south into northern Tierra del Fuego.

How to Register at the American Embassy in Peru

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

Paraguay in Pictures

Photograph of various scenes in Paraguay includethe Gran Chaco, Asunción and Ciudad del Este, plus the reduciones, the Jesuit missions.

São Paulo, Brazil

The city is South America's largest, Brazil's center of trade and industry. Paulistanos work hard and play hard. Here are some of the things you'll enjoy when you visit São Paulo.

Tourism in Montevideo, Uruguay

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