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Minimalist Travel Guide: South America with a Carry On

September 12, 2018
By Melissa Miller
   
I don’t know about you, but for me, there is always a deep internal struggle when I begin packing for a trip. No one wants to be the person that packed the most, but you don’t want to be caught wearing the same outfit in every photo either. Here are some minimalist travel tips to […]
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Things to do in Chiapas: San Cristóbal de las Casas

June 26, 2018
By Maria Eugenia Salcedo
   
Ask a Mexican where they recommend you pay a visit to within their country and the answer will most likely be “Chiapas”. It’s one of the southern states that borders Guatemala and is also one of the most diverse – not only in ethnicity but in ecosystems and language as well. Of course, the LocalAventura […]
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Bachelorette Party Trip Ideas in Latin America

April 18, 2018
By LocalAventura
   
So you got engaged and your wedding date is coming fast. This is certainly an exciting time for you, so who better to share it with than your closest friends and family in a bachelorette party trip to Latin America? For us, having some of the people you love most celebrate with you before starting […]
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5 Unique and Alternative Honeymoon Ideas

March 15, 2018
By LocalAventura
   
When you think of your honeymoon, what do you picture? If it’s not the beach or any other traditional destination, then these Latin American honeymoon ideas will be perfect for you. If you did imagine that, let us change your mind with alternative honeymoon ideas that can also be fun and romantic for newlyweds.   […]
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6 Tips for the Perfect Honeymoon in Latin America

February 28, 2018
By Maria Eugenia Salcedo
   
After months of wedding planning, you deserve to get away from everything and enjoy a little vacation with your partner. What better way to do that than going on your honeymoon in Latin America? For that, we’ve got some useful tips that can guide you through the process.   1. Plan in Advance Even though […]
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Best Honeymoon Destinations in Latin America

February 13, 2018
By Maria Eugenia Salcedo
   
While planning your dream honeymoon is exciting, choosing the perfect place to spend it can be overwhelming.   Do you want to relax on a beach, learn about a different culture or go on thrilling adventures? Well, how about all of those at once? Latin America has many of the best beaches in the world, […]
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Why You Shouldn’t Honeymoon in Chile (#5 is a deal breaker!)

January 17, 2018
By Mei Li Johnson
   
A honeymoon should be luxurious! It should be relaxing! And most of all, it should be unforgettable, a special moment to celebrate your new partnership. What better way to do it than explore a new place side by side! While you’re choosing your destination, we have some sage advice for you: don’t pick your honeymoon […]
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5 Things to Know Before Your Trip to Iguazu Falls

December 5, 2017
By Leticia Calvillo
   
Hi! I’m Leticia, a student fellow at LocalAventura. This semester I have been studying abroad in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. As such, I have done several weekend trips to other parts of the country.  Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to visit one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature: the Iguazu Falls. Located […]
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The Vegetarian Guide to Mexico City

November 28, 2017
By Maëlys Siméonin
   
  Where do I find vegetarian food in Mexico City? You will almost always find a vegetarian option in a non-veggie restaurant in Mexico City, however, you won’t have a lot of choices and it will always be with the same ingredients: cheese, squash blossom or cacti. Yet, Mexico has so much more to offer: with […]
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5 Kid-friendly Tours in Latin American Destinations

November 7, 2017
By Maria Eugenia Salcedo
   
Planning a well-deserved vacation that includes kids can be a little challenging sometimes, especially if what you had in mind was an exciting adventure like the ones only Latin American destinations can offer. But what if we told you there are many tour options to choose from that check all of the boxes on your […]
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