Standing in the shadow of Spain, Portugal is the place to go if you want Mediterranean flavor that’s a bit off the beaten trail. Explore this ancient seafaring nation to try its edible specialties, sip port and discover heritage wonders tucked into a sunny landscape full of sheep, vineyards and olives. Évora – A City… Read More
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When you visit Spain in the summer, you’ll get to experience a wondrous variety of cultures, landscapes, climates and cuisine. You’ll also get to explore palace gardens, turquoise coves, whitewashed Andalusian hamlets and oak-dappled countrysides. However you travel, it’s certain to be a summer to remember. The Golden City of Salamanca Like most university towns,… Read More
The sunny Italian region of Tuscany provides infinite allure for travelers. Artists, winemakers, monks and merchants make their home in the rustic medieval hilltop hamlets, rolling hills of olives and wine, bucolic farmlands strewn with poppies and sunflowers, and marvelous cities sush as Florence. Read on to discover our favorite Tuscan treasures. Florence – The… Read More
There’s more to Brazil than just Carnival and Rio. Radiating with culture, history and beauty, this país maravilhosa (marvelous country) overflows with stellar coastline, desert dunes, rainforests and rich savannah. We’ve canvassed the country to unearth eight local wonders that are sure to make your trip even more fun. São Paulo’s Artistic Enclave The southwest… Read More
Costa Rica’s natural bounty is legendary. The crown jewel of eco resorts and sustainable tourism, it’s the best place to explore jungles, oceans and volcanoes in a responsible way. Glimmering with gold, coffee, relaxed living, fantastic geography and wildlife, it’s no wonder many travelers visit this intriguing country again and again. San José – Costa… Read More
The most colorful country in Central America, Guatemala basks in traditional Mayan culture and Spanish colonial influence. This land of friendly people and lush geography boasts working cocoa farms, ancient ruins, fascinating churches, thriving festivals, rumbling volcanoes, resplendent cloud forests and busy markets, as well as a rich culture of great coffee and chocolate. Antigua… Read More