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Lima, Peru-Foods to Try Out

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Right in the heart of Lima there are structures centuries older than Machu Pichhu—sitting among the high-rises and city streets. Commonly referred to as huacas these adobe-brick pyramids are ancient sacred places associated with a pre-Incan culture of which little is known.In the Lima neighborhood of Miraflores, HuacaPucllana is said to predate Machu Picchu by 1,000 years. You can visit ... Read More »

Must visit places in Brazil

Brazil is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world owing to its heritage and culture. A popular choice among honeymooners because of the country’s multiple sights and sound, Brazil is boastful of being full of color and life. If you are planning a vacation in Brazil then you should not miss the following magical places Read More »

Paraguay- 8 sights to see and places to visit

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Talk of Paraguay talk of a traveler’s destination Paradise. Paraguay is one of the hidden gems in South America and most famously known for being home to the Guarani culture and the religious ruins of Jesus (pictured) and Trinidad. The country is pretty much under the radar of most travelers but boasts a unique culture and vibe hard to match by its most popular neighbors Brazil and ... Read More »

Soccer 2014 fans Accommodations Options in Brazil

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Brazil offers a variety of accommodation types for the 2014 soccer world cup in the host cities and surrounds. Accommodation options include Hotels, luxury self-catering accommodation, budget accommodation, accommodation for large groups, guest houses, bed and breakfasts, lodges, motels, hostels, camping facilities, training camps, rooms etc. If you are considering going for the world cup, you are in the right ... Read More »

Why Traveling To Chile Is Good For Family?

A family vacation always comes with the best plan. Instead of traveling to the typical tourist destination, why don’t opt for a good getaway to Chile? Who said that a family should not consider Chile in their trip list? Being considered as one of the most slender countries, Chile’s widest point is at 240km. From the blistering heights of the ... Read More »

What to consider before you cruise South America

There are two itineraries that exist for South American cruises — Amazon river or round-the-horn. Amazon trips call in ports like Santarem, the village of Boca da Valeria, Recife, Montevido and Rio de Janeiro. Round-the-horn voyages call in Buenos Aires, Puerto Madryn, Punta Arenas, Ushuaia, Puerto Montt, Valparaiso and sometimes Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands. Temperatures change constantly on ... Read More »

Top Cities to Visit in 2014

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Discover the final cut on some of the best travel destinations and experiences of 2014.From destinations on the rise to reinvented classics, there is a lot to do and see in these top cities during your next vacation. Read More »

5 World’s Best Beaches

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Beaches are the most popular things that still drive everyone to tropical locations. Located on the shores of unique and vast water masses, beaches give a wonderful environment taking, giving impressions of the gigantic waves, exposing numerous diversities of flora and fauna. There are tons of beautiful beaches to visit all over the world. When you go to these exotic ... Read More »

Getting Around in Brazil-the Easy Way

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Boasting of probably the last bastion of river travel on the planet, Brazil can be best explored by its passenger-carrying vessels, which are available in a varied range of shapes and sizes. The mighty Amazonian waterways function as highways in this country and are flush with ferries and boats putt-putting up and down every creek and tributary–that has anyone living ... Read More »

5 Best Ecofriendly Experiences of South America

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South America is considered as the most fun filled and romantic location in the world. The Latin culture offers rich music. Brazilian carnivals, the football fever and amazing beaches will fill you with fun. From tree climbing in the Amazonian jungle or galloping on horseback across Uruguayan plains, to getting spiritual at an Argentine Yoga retreat or pedaling through the ... Read More »