2011 November

November 2011

Holiday travel tips

November 28, 2011

jar or mint jelly

Despite how wonderful travel is, traveling can be stressful. Even more so when you travel at the holidays. The holidays have more travelers, which can mean longer lines. Bad weather can cause delays. And money and family stressors can tip the scale. Fortunately there are things you can do to help ease some of the […]

5 Natural Wonders of Belize

November 17, 2011

large, yellow brain coral backed by half a dozen tube coral in deep blue water

Belize: Mother Nature’s best kept secret or so says the tourist board of Belize. If you visit these five natural wonders (and choosing just five was tough), you’ll understand their claim. Belize Barrier Reef The Mesoamerican Barrier Reef system – 300 km of which are along the coast of Belize, is the second largest barrier […]

Spacious room with sofa, coffee table, small dining table, and comfortable chairs. Room opens onto a large patio surrounded by plants. Ceiling is two stories tall, showing a bit of the upstairs.

Fodor’s 100 Hotel Awards 2011 have been announced, and a full tenth of the hotels that made the list are in Latin American countries. The categories are Fodor’s. Luxurious Retreat; top choices for a complete escape Four Seasons CarmeloCarmelo, Uruguay Whether you want to relax at the spa or at the pool, cozy up in […]

Boeing passenger plane from the Aerolineas Argentinas fleet.

Whether you plan on sipping wine in Mendoza and Salta, snapping photos of glaciers and granite spires as you backpack across the Fitz Roy Range, or dancing the tango in Buenos Aeries, you can get to Argentina on one of the world’s safest airlines. Aerolineas Argentinas just announced that SKYTRAX named them one of the […]