Amazing Places: Salar de Uyuni

Amazing Places: Salar de Uyuni

At the Salar de Uyuni (Uyuni Salt Flats) the sky meets the earth, the limits between both seem to be erased by nature. That place is the whitest flat surface you’ve seen, so extensive that it gives the impression of infinity. It’s a real and natural landscape, although anyone...
Amazing places: the Catatumbo Lightning

Amazing places: the Catatumbo Lightning

Discover the magic of the Catatumbo Lightning, a mesmerizing meteorological phenomenon that only happens in Venezuela. UPDATE: NASA has declared the Catatumbo Lightning as Earth’s New Lightning Capital. Those who live in this tropical country know they are...
Latin American traditions to welcome the New Year

Latin American traditions to welcome the New Year

The year ends in a few days and, once again, we are engulfed by many emotions with the coming of the new year. Maybe nostalgia or regrets over some unaccomplished goals. However, are you really going to worry about that? The important thing is to celebrate in style and prepare with the best...
International Day of Peace 2016

International Day of Peace 2016

It was 35 years ago when the United Nations (UN), under resolution 36/67, decided that the whole world should observe a day in which a cease fire and non-violence should prevail among Earth’s inhabitants. But it wasn’t until the year 2005 that it was decided to celebrate...
Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month starts on September 15 and lasts until October 15 in the United States, and it is a time to recognize Hispanic and Latino Americans in the US and celebrate their culture, contributions and heritage. The celebration fist started as a week, approved...
Amazing Places: The Mountain of Seven Colors

Amazing Places: The Mountain of Seven Colors

The Mountain of Seven Colors is a paradise hidden along the Ausangate trek in Peru… Keep reading to discover its wonders. Each year, thousands of people visit Peru to enjoy its wonderful landscapes. Without a doubt, you can find amazing touristic attractions on this Latin American...
Amazing Places: El Avila

Amazing Places: El Avila

The people of Venezuela, specifically the people of Caracas -its capital-, feel a special kind of affection towards a mountain that guards the city: El Avila. Although in 2011 the name of El Avila national park was officially changed to Waraira Repano national park, the name hasn’t...