Carnival festivities: Celebrating Afro-Argentine heritage in Buenos Aires

Argentina is rich with African cultural heritage, and this is celebrated during Carnaval each year.

Powerful natural remedies from the Amazon

Read more about the healing properties of 3 natural remedies from the Amazon.

Manu National Park in Peru sets new reptile and amphibian biodiversity record

Manu National Park in Peru is one of the most diverse places on earth, with 257 reptile and amphibian species living in the área.

A Puno festival: Celebrating the Virgin of Candelaria

The dancing, music, and bright colors of the Festival of Our Lady of Candlemas are sure to lift your spirits.

Ancient girl power: The roles of elite women in Moche society

In 2013, Archeologists uncovered new evidence that broadens our understanding of roles of elite women in Moche society. Check out what they found!

The ultimate Costa Rica packing list

Packing is an art! Here is a list of all the essentials you will need on your Costa Rica travel adventure.

Tourism on the rise: Peru’s protected natural wonders to attract 2 million people in 2014

Peru’s beautiful protected regions, like Manu National Park and Paracas, aren’t going unnoticed by travelers.

An Amazon acrobat: New video footage of the slingshot spider

Watch this new video footage of the slingshot spider deploying Spiderman-like acrobatics to catch its food.

Football fever: The FIFA World Cup trophy makes a stop in Peru

The famed FIFA World Cup trophy has touched down in Lima for 72 hours.