Lima: It’s Not As Gray As They Say

Lima: It’s Not As Gray As They Say

  “Pan-American Transmissions” is a travel series from Special Contributor Diego Cupolo as he travels south from Nicaragua to Argentina. He has few plans, a $10-a-day budget and one flute-playing gypsy companion. Check back as new dispatches are posted from...
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My Encounter With Keith, The Chocolate Shaman Of Guatemala

My Encounter With Keith, The Chocolate Shaman Of Guatemala

The mist smells of banana leaves and wood smoke, the scent of the Guatemalan highlands when it rains. Mothers carry firewood on their heads and get knocked around by a downpour that’s like bowls of dirty water being thrown from...
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Why Touring Buenos Aires By Camera Is The Best Way To See The City

Why Touring Buenos Aires By Camera Is The Best Way To See The City

With its grandiose architecture, beautiful people and downright gritty street scenes where all these elements come together, Buenos Aires is a city made for photography, and according to the founders of Foto-Ruta, there is no better way to tour Buenos...
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Learn to Snowboard at Northstar, Tahoe, California

Learn to Snowboard at Northstar, Tahoe, California

Up until this week, I had absolutely no experience on a snowboard, had never really skied, either, and I have been a complete klutz for my entire life. I was not optimistic that snowboarding would go well for me. I...
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Bocas del Toro, a group of small islands off the northeast corner of Panama

Bocas del Toro, a group of small islands off the northeast corner of Panama

Bocas del Toro is a group of small islands off the northeast corner of Panama, located in the Caribbean Sea. If you’re traveling through Panama or Central America, I recommend it as a fantastic short side trip option.   Getting...
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Roatan Island, Honduras, a true Caribbean gem

Roatan Island, Honduras, a true Caribbean gem

Honduras’ Roatan Island is a true Caribbean gem. And while this secret is clearly out of the bag, there’s plenty of room for true travelers to have a very authentic experience.   Getting to Roatan Island: I flew into Roatan...
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Chedabucto Bay in Nova Scotia, Canada

Chedabucto Bay in Nova Scotia, Canada

Chedabucto Bay, the largest bay on the Nova Scotia Atlantic Coast. Stretching more than 600 kilometres from the southern shores of Cape Breton Island to the easternmost point of mainland Nova Scotia, Chedabucto Bay is an off the beaten track...
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Bay of Fundy Adventures

Bay of Fundy Adventures

Calvin and Wanda will take you on a tour that will give you a whole new perspective on the Bay of Fundy. Both have made their living from the Bay of Fundy their entire lives, just like their parents and...
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Regina Pizzeria, Boston

Regina Pizzeria, Boston

For over 80 years “Bean Town” locals and visitors alike have enjoyed this tasty North End landmark. Expect a wait when stopping by this small no frills eatery. But be patient and your belly will thank you later. Enjoy a...
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Bald Eagle Watch January, Nova Scotia, Canada

Bald Eagle Watch January, Nova Scotia, Canada

A little known phenomenon is the bald eagle watch in January/February at Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia. It all started with a local farmer who started a study about ravens. He managed to attract the ravens, but he also found bald...
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