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Dog Shows in Virginia

Dog Shows in Virginia

Virginia is for dog lovers.dogs image by Anton Chernenko from Fotolia.comCanine aficionados in Virginia have plenty of opportunities to see dogs strut their stuff in the Old Dominion. Dog clubs hold American Kennel Club (AKC)-sanctioned shows throughout the state where you can watch your.........[Read More]
Don't Miss Attractions in Buenos Aires

Don't Miss Attractions in Buenos Aires

If you've only a few days in Buenos Aires, you may be overwhelmed by all there is to see and do. Sightseeing, history, tango, nightlife, shopping, the famous barrios: what should you be sure to see? Here's a suggested list to give you a variety of choices, a sampling that this great sophis......[Read More]
How to Spend a Day in Hunt, Texas

How to Spend a Day in Hunt, Texas

Hunt, Texas, home of "Stonehenge II" was named for a friend of its founder, Alvie Joy. The first residents of the town were mostly farmers and campers. It is located on Texas Highway 39 not far from Fredericksburg, which many people visit for it's unique shops and festivals. If you're planning a ......[Read More]
Costa Rica Customs Regulations

Costa Rica Customs Regulations

Costa Rica requires documentation for importing approved items.Costa Rica Countryside image by oddzen89 from Fotolia.comTravelling or moving abroad requires planning and an awareness of international travel laws and regulations, as well as laws specific to the country you are travelling..........[Read More]
Ecuador's Devil's Nose Train Ride: Small farms dot the landscape

Ecuador's Devil's Nose Train Ride: Small farms dot the landscape

Called the Most Difficult Train in the World, the train trip between Riobamba and Alausí is one of Ecuador's most famous attractions. The railroad was originally built to connect the Andes with the coast, and the route goes up and down steep slopes, along river valleys and has to negotiate a wa......[Read More]
The Tarapoto to Tingo Maria Road

The Tarapoto to Tingo Maria Road

The road between Tarapoto and Tingo Maria doesn't have a great reputation, but it remains a viable route for adventurous travelers.......[Read More]
Luggage Policies at Air Greenland

Luggage Policies at Air Greenland

Luggage limits at Air Greenland. All airlines have certain luggage restrictions, and decreased luggage allowances. What kind of luggage limits and rules does Air Greenland have? How much luggage can you take with you for free, and are there any baggage restrictions when you fly with Air Greenland?......[Read More]
Spanglish Exchange

Spanglish Exchange

Spanglish holds events in which native Spanish and English speakers get together to speak in English for five minutes, then Spanish for five minutes, then switch tables and start again with a new partner. Events are held in hip venues around Buenos Aires.......[Read More]
The Two-Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

The Two-Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

The two-day Inca Trail trek might be a good option if you are short on time, short on stamina or if you want to hike the Inca Trail with kids.......[Read More]
The Best Guided Viking Tours in Scandinavia

The Best Guided Viking Tours in Scandinavia

Guided Viking tours are fun. And what would a trip to Scandinavia be without an interesting tour about the Vikings? I've tried numerous guided Viking tours - here are the best Viking tours in all of Scandinavia.......[Read More]
Asunción, Paraguay

Asunción, Paraguay

Whether you have only a day to spend in Paraguay's capital city, Asuncion, or more time to explore the country, you might enjoy visiting parks, museums, historical buildings and other sights.......[Read More]
Hanging Out at the Samiria Jungle Hotel in Iquitos, Peru

Hanging Out at the Samiria Jungle Hotel in Iquitos, Peru

The Samiria Jungle Hotel is a modern four-star hotel with swimming pool in the center of Iquitos, Peru.......[Read More]
Lama guanicoe

Lama guanicoe

Guanaco and Mountain......[Read More]
Living in Argentina

Living in Argentina

Living in Argentina encompasses lifestyles that range from urban to rural, climates that range from tropical to sub-Antarctic, and terrain that ranges from mountains to plains. Being the second largest country in South America the Argentine Republic encompasses the southeast portion of the continent......[Read More]
Central La Paz

Central La Paz

The city that touches the sky is an apt description of La Paz. Located high above sea level, the legislative capital of Bolivia sits in a bowl surrounded by the high altiplano. La Paz as it grows climbs the hills resulting in varying elevations from 3000 to 4100 m. Overlooking the city is towering t......[Read More]
The Best Inca Trail Tour Operators in Peru

The Best Inca Trail Tour Operators in Peru

See our list of the best Inca Trail tour operators in Peru, including cheaper treks for backpackers and luxury options for well-heeled travelers.......[Read More]
A Visual Guide to Peruvian Nuevo Sol Banknotes

A Visual Guide to Peruvian Nuevo Sol Banknotes

Peruvian nuevo sol banknotes come in denominations of 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200. Each has a famous figure on the front and an historic site on the back.......[Read More]
Salta, Argentina: Santa Rosa de Tastil

Salta, Argentina: Santa Rosa de Tastil

Salta, the capital of the province of Salta, is a colonial city, built in an area already in use long before the Spaniards arrived. This northwestern region of Argentina witnessed the beginnings of permanent agricultural civilization by several tribes, including the Diaguita who successfully kept th......[Read More]
Rio de Janeiro by Night

Rio de Janeiro by Night

The beaches in Rio de Janeiro are world famous. The warm water, fantastic views, entertainment and beach goers are all part of the attraction. ......[Read More]