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Venezuela will now require tourist visas for travelers from the U.S.

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Saturday that travelers from the U.S. will now have to get tourist visas if they want to visit the country, the Associated Press… 150 more words

Travel

The day I went to a Favela in Rio de Janeiro.

As I said before, I just went to Brazil and I loved absolutely everything about it; the food, the people, the beaches, everything. I had a pretty good luck and won the airplane tickets to South America, we choose Brazil and my parents came along. 931 more words

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Charges against Argentina’s president are dismissed. Here's why

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — An Argentine judge dismissed charges Thursday that President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner secretly tried to protect Iran from her country’s probe into a Jewish community center bombing. 1,344 more words

Latin America

Champion of the poor president: Uruguay's Mujica steps down with 65% approval rating

RT | March 1, 2015

Uruguay’s president, Jose “Pepe” Mujica, a former guerrilla who lives on a farm and gives most of his salary to charity, is stepping down after five years in office, ending his term as one of the world’s most popular leaders ever.

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Timeless Or Most Popular

Fifty Shades Of Brown...

Unless you’ve been living in North Korea for the past couple of weeks, by now the likelihood of you being aware in some kind of level of  1,108 more words

Mexico

Sweet surprise from Mexico

My friend and her family went to Mexico in September 2014 for vacation. I asked her to send me a postcard and… TADA! It made me smile. :D

Postcards

Always a writer

The Veneta (Welcome) Fiesta: celebrating the world of Latin America, Portugal and Spain

From the moment I became passionate about writing I see life’s everyday happenings as stories. 697 more words