A Peruvian shaman during a local ceremony. Flickr/Bill Damon

Mountaintop Magic: New Year’s Eve in Peru

In a one-room dwelling of a shepard’s compound, a mountaintop shaman offers a New Year's blessing and an unforgettable experience.
Parque Nacional Vicente Pérez Rosales, Chile’s first national park

Chile’s Alps: Land of Lakes and Volcanoes

Buses and ferries transport visitors through a scenic pass of jagged, snowcapped mountains and fjord-like lakes.
Guest room at La Bamba. Photo courtesy La Bamba

Gouchos and Estancias: Ranch Holiday in Argentina

These guest ranches in Argentina offer upscale rural style reminiscent of bygone days, when the gauchos, Argentina’s legendary cowboys, roamed the land.
Ecuador Hacienda

Andean Retreat: Hosteria Hacienda Pinsaquí

This elegantly restored manor home is more retreat than hotel. Lounge in the breeze and nosh on regional specialties.
Brazil

Salvador de Bahia, Brazil: A Collage of Cultures

Known as the "most African city in the Western Hemisphere," this bustling Brazilian town is a collage of cultures.

Reflections: A Libation from Each Nation

Collecting wine from every destination you visit is a good way to reminisce about a bygone journey.
Running in Hong Kong

Running Away from it All: Places to Race

Races across the globe offer the visitor a chance to meet locals and see the sights in a way few ever do.
Igaucu Falls in Argentina

Hiking Argentina’s Iguacu Falls

At Iguacu National Park, guests come face to face with the “Great Waters” of Argentina.
Visa

It Really Happened: Visas Required

In all of my careful planning, I'd forgotten nothing ― except to apply for our visas.
Easter Island. Flickr/henrykkcheung

Soul-Searching on Easter Island

Raw and natural, Easter Island is also remote and isolated enough to do some serious soul-searching.
Thailand

5 Countries with the Best Healthcare in the World

Looking for the best healthcare in the world? It may just be a beach vacation away.

Chile’s Hottest Hike: Climbing the Villarrica Volcano

An intrepid traveler braves the angry mountain to get a glimpse of the boiling caldera.
Mita Del Mundo

Mitad del Mundo: Journey to the Center of the World

Before GPS, there were the French. Some 270 years ago, they came pretty close to finding Ecuador’s real equator.

Managing Your Money While Traveling

Running out of cash can dampen any global experience. These 7 tips can help keep your wallet on par.

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