Month: July 2017

A place to share our thoughts, updates, and Aventuras

7 Things I Wish I Knew Before Visiting Brazil

July 25, 2017
By Steven Androphy
Having now lived in Brazil on two separate occasions, the first for two months and the second for five, I’ve had a lot of time to reflect on what it was like living in South America’s largest and only Portuguese-speaking country. Although I had some travel experience, I had never lived anywhere besides the US, […]
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Everything You Need To Know Before Visiting Cuba

July 18, 2017
By LocalAventura
We teamed up with ViaHero to answer all your questions about travel in Cuba! We’re excited to bring you their expertise about travel in Cuba; it’s a fascinating destination that’s ripe for exploration now that the travel restrictions between the U.S. and Cuba have been eased. The best way to see Cuba is to do as the locals do, and […]
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Where You Should Go in South America Based on Your Favorite Game of Thrones Character

July 11, 2017
By Margeret Rauner
Season Seven of Game of Thrones is set to air on July 17, and the epic saga promises a seventh season equally as dramatic as the first six! In case you forgot what happened last time, here’s a quick review!   The LocalAventura staff spent every Sunday evening of June in whatever bar we could find that would […]
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How To Discover The Beauty of Costa Rica

July 4, 2017
By Catherine Zhao
The night sky was a deep blue-gray, growing darker each time I glanced at it. The stars studded between the depths of dark blue seemed to multiply every time I blinked. The faint web of smoke in the sky that I believed to be sparse clouds was becoming, more apparently, the space dust of the […]
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