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Cruising through and exploring the glorious archipelago known as the Galapagos Islands is a traveler's dream. With 13 main islands, six small islands, and more than 40 islets, the Galapagos is ...
Even if your visit to Rio de Janeiro is a short one, you should budget a day or two to travel to some of the exotic tropical islands surrounding the marvelous city in the Green Coast Region. A ...
Written by Viator, October 2012
Caye Caulker is the perfect Caribbean island with its "Go Slow" motto matching its rhythm. The relaxed atmosphere, beautiful ocean and many bars and restaurants lining the beach are just some ...
As the Chilean
coastline plunges south toward the Antarctic, it begins to fray into
glacier-carved fjords and rain-forested islands, beginning with the
Chiloé Archipelago. All but lost in ...
The chill, windswept tip of South America must have seemed, to a
Canadian, the perfect place for a profitable beaver colony. It took some
convincing, but in 1946, Argentine President Perón ...
Written by Paige, Nicaragua, February 2012
Not far from enigmatic Easter Island is another, lesser known island paradise, long uninhabited and a safe haven for the wildlife that has been all but exhausted around its more famous neighbor. ...
Though Rapa Nui (Easter Island), Chile in is the most remote inhabited island in the world, more than five hours by air from the nearest continent, some 50,000 tourists arrived in 2010—compared to ...
Written by Ernest White, February 2013
Straddling the equator and offering up some of the most memorable ecological experiences in the world, Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands house some of the planet’s most unique wildlife amid a striking, ...
Written by Paige, Nicaragua, January 2012
It’s been almost thirty years since Argentina and the United Kingdom went to war over the Falklands Islands (or Islas Malvinas, as Argentina continues to call them). Despite decades of peace, ...
Written by Viator, March 2013
Miles of wide white beach, lush mountainous jungle, and a sleepy local atmosphere make Roatan a perfect escape for those who like their getaways to have a sense of soul exploration and raw ...
Written by Zoe Smith, United Kingdom, February 2013
A popular day trip from Buenos Aires, the riverside town of Tigre is the gateway to the idyllic Tigre Delta region, one of the world’s largest natural deltas stretching over 5,400 square miles. ...
Written by Paige, Nicaragua, September 2012
The most popular island escape off Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast is this idyllic spot—actually two neighboring islets, Alcatraz and Tolinga—known as Isla Tortuga, or Turtle Island. Its rugged, rocky ...
Written by esmith, December 2012
Chiloé is the large island about two thirds of the way down skinny Chile .
Chiloé is the largest of the islands that break off the continent at
that point, and is often referred to in ...
Written by Paige, Nicaragua, August 2012
The Galapagos Islands are a year-round destination, with something to offer every month of the year. The best time to visit depends on what you want to see and do, as well as your tolerance for the ...
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