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State of Hidalgo, Mexico

Situated in central Mexico with a temperate climate, Hidalgo has many natural areas and towns with an impressive cultural heritage. In this state, you can visit Real del Monte, an old mining town that has picturesque houses and buildings with red tile roofs (Part of the Tourism Secretariat’s Magical Towns of Mexico program),     […]

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Iguazu Falls Argentina/Brazil

Iguazu Falls This splendid array of waterfalls is located in Southern Brasil in the state of Parana on the border between Brasil and  Argentina. The Iguazu River rises near the city of Curitiba and flows through Brazil. Below its confluence with the San Antonio River, the Iguazu River forms the boundary between Argentina and Brazil.         […]

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires, a seductive port city stretches south-to-north along the Rio de la Plata, has been the gateway to Argentina for centuries.   Incredible food, fresh young designers, and a thriving cultural scene… All these Buenos Aires has! Buenos Aires is often called the “Paris of South America,” for its soaring architecture and rich European […]

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Backpacking Tips and Advice – Money

Getting Money Abroad The easiest way is to take debit or credit cards. With these you can withdraw money from ATMs in most countries all over the world, using a decent exchange rate. Most foreign ATM’s have an English language option at the start of the transaction. Visa and Mastercard are the most widely accepted […]

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Equador Tour Tips

In Otavalo in Equador gibt es einen schönen, wenn auch nicht mehr wirklich geheimen Indianermarkt. Günstige und echt gute Ledersachen findet man bei Besuch des Vulkans Cotacacchi überall im Umfeld. Tena ist auch eine ganz schöne, interessante kleine Stadt, welche sich lohnt zu besuchen. Auch und grade wegen dem Nationalpark Sumaco Napo Galeras, welcher von […]

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Guanajuato City Mexico

Located in the mountains of the Sierra de Guanajuato lies the beautiful colonial city of Guanajuato. It’s name originates from the word Quanax-juato, which means “place of frogs” in the indigenous dialect of the region, because the tribe thought that the place was only fit for frogs. The local Tarascan Indians believed that the frog represented the god […]

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