Winter Getaway Guide

When temperatures plummet, it’s natural that our thoughts should turn to making a brief getaway. But where to go? It all depends, of course, on the type of break you’re looking for. If the cold temperatures and grey skies have you yearning for an opportunity to laze on a beach or take a dip [...]

Affordable Holiday Destinations

by Denisse Romero

Although the economic situation in most of the world is affecting each and every one of us in different ways, there are still several ways to enjoy the holidays without breaking the bank. Here I will list a few holiday destinations where having fun does not equal spending lots of [...]

Galapagos Adventures – Activities in the Galapagos Islands


What makes the Galapagos Islands so special in this day and age is that there is no place on earth quite like them. Completely unique, these islands are truly one of a kind and are a great place to see evolution in action. Charles Darwin visited the Galapagos in [...]

Five Affordable World Travel Destinations

by C.J. Gustafson

Locations That Offer More But Cost Less

So you want to travel the world but you have a tight budget? Are you tired of reading about everyone else’s exotic adventures and ready to have some of your own? Have you always wanted to take an international vacation but [...]

5 Argentina Travel Tips for the Foreign Study Traveler

by Casey Markee

Have you ever thought of hopping a plane for spring break in Argentina? Maybe you want to study Spanish in Buenos Aires or learn the Tango in Mendoza? Too difficult, you say? No way, but there are a few things you need to know when traveling abroad. Take advantage of the [...]

Chile: Land of Poets

Chile Glacier

Chile – a land of poets and wine, a land of contrasting beauty, a land as romantic as some its famous citizens:  Pablo Neruda, Gabriela Mistral, Isabel Allende. Considered the longest country in the world, this South American nation offers a diversity of landscapes and travel opportunities from the Andes [...]

Top Carnival Destinations

Carnival is not just a cruise line that takes you around the Caribbean. It’s a festival season that marks the beginning of lent featuring parties, parades, masquerades, balls, and for lots of people, a refreshing beach vacation. This year, most countries celebrate Carnival during the second and third weeks of February. So pack [...]

Brazil: A Carnival of Life

The Carnival of Rio is one of the most popular annual parties in the whole world. The exuberant floats, the beautiful samba dancers, and the contagious joy of its people make Brazil the ideal spot for those searching for excitement and unique experiences. In fact, once you hear the rhythmic beating of the [...]

Ecuador: Paradise in the Middle of the World

Have you ever thought about traveling to the middle of the world? What do you think it will be like – perhaps a tall mountain or a valley surrounded by green trees, perhaps a beautiful beach, a jungle, or a beautiful island? Well, it’s all of these things and more.

The actual point where [...]