The Christ the Redeemer statue stands atop Corcovado mountain in an aerial view of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo: CFP Premier Li Keqiang 's upcoming visit to Latin America is expected to push forward the railroad project connecting the Pacific ... Global Times, 1 week ago
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Rio de Janeiro - Capuchin monkeys jump from branch to branch in the trees eucalyptus, mahogany, rosewood towering above. On the ground, coatis and lizards scuttle through thick mounds of decomposing rainforest biomass. Hiking ...IOL, 15 hours ago Tijuca National Park and other secret oases of Rio Washington Post, 2 months ago
From issue Technology in Latin America Latin America experienced a dramatic political change in the last quarter of the twentieth century. At the onset of the so-called third wave of democracy in 1978, the only democratic regimes were Costa Rica, ...Americas Quarterly, 2 days ago
Hiking and Climbing Given the changeable weather and the harsh terrain, guides are recommended for all major walks and climbs in Rio. Of particular note within the city itself are the hikes up Corcovado from Parque Lage and the trip through Tijuca ...AARP, 2 weeks ago
When in Rio, don't be afraid to follow the tourist trail—the major attractions really are "must-sees." Contrary to tourist-board images, the sun doesn't always shine on the city, so when it does, make the most of it. If the skies are clear, waste ...AARP, 2 weeks ago Spiritual Tourism Has Travelers Asking The Big Questions Huffington Post, 3 weeks ago
April is here, promising spring sunshine and daffodils, but there's also a strong chance of rain. So, the experts at Holiday Hypermarket explore some of the best places for you to avoid the downpours this month I know carrying an umbrella is an ...Talk Business, 3 weeks ago
LAGOON. Vang Vieng, Laos. Photo by Tortoon Thodsapol/Shutterstock There are many amazing cities around the world which are perfect for backpackers, but I chose these 15 cities, ideal for Filipino travelers, based on my experience of the ease of ...Rappler, 4 weeks ago
/By AzerNews - Amina Nazarli/ The Week of Azerbaijani Culture will be held in the Brazilian magnificent city of festivals, Rio de Janeiro on April 21-27. The event will be co-organized by the Culture and Tourism Ministry, Azerbaijani Embassy in ...Today.Az, 1 month ago
Petrobras days of falling below $5 a share may be over. Investors need to consider this important oil stock for the long term, despite investigations into scandal. This is a double-your-money situation unfolding now and the 2014 earnings numbers, to ...Forbes.com, 1 month ago
By Dina Mishev | Special to The Washington Post, View Photo Gallery : Where outdoor oasis meets city charm. Capuchin monkeys are jumping from branch to branch in the trees — eucalyptus, mahogany, rosewood — towering above. On the ...Washington Post, 2 months ago
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