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The Rainforest for Children: On the Lookout for Unique Mammals

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You’ve probably heard of the incredible biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest. In fact, it’s one of the most biodiverse regions on planet Earth, both in terms of animal life and plant life. But do you know which mammals to watch out for while visiting Amazonia? …

8 Interesting Facts about the Amazon Rainforest

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A vast region of more than 2.6 million square miles of dense forests, the Amazon spans across the South American nations of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Encompassing about 40 percent of South America, the Amazon basin approximates the …

Mark Your Calendars: Visa-Free Travel to Brazil Begins June 17th

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Did you know that 95 percent of tourists who visit Brazil can’t wait to return? Or, that 98 percent of visitors rate Brazilian hospitality as some of the best in the world? If you’ve been longing for a Brazil family adventure but dreading the thought …

From Sushi to Carnaval: A Cultural Guide to Family Vacations in Brazil

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In April 1500, Portuguese explorer Pedro Álvares Cabral landed at present-day Porto Seguro or “Safe Harbor.” Located in the far south of Bahia along the Brazilian coast. Cabral named the area Ilha de Vera Cruz or the “Island of the True Cross.” But during their …

Brazilian Street Foods: What to Eat When Traveling with Kids

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Traveling with kids to foreign countries comes with exotic menu items. Depending on your children’s ages and personalities, they may have difficulty stepping out of their daily routine and trying something new. This can make family vacations fraught with uncertainty and unhappiness as you search …

8 Interesting Facts About Brazil

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From the stunning waterfalls and glittering subterranean pools of Chapada Diamantina to the verdant, intricate islands of the Anavilhanas Archipelago, Brazil proves rich in geography and biodiversity. A land of delectable cuisine, impossible architecture, and pristine natural landscapes, you and your kids will fall in …

Chile Family Vacation: The Best Places to Visit with Kids

CHILE FAMILY VACATION

Chile remains a land of geographical extremes. It boasts the Atacama Desert, the second driest location in the world (after Antarctica), and it also encompasses parts of Tierra del Fuego, an archipelago off the southernmost tip of South America where penguins rule. Besides stunning and …

Travel with Teens: 8 Places to See by Age 18

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Have you ever wondered which family travel destinations are best suited to your children based on their ages? While there are no hard and fast rules when it comes to travel with kids of various ages, there are definitely places and experiences better suited to …

 Travel with Tweens: 8 Places to Visit by Age 13

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Have you ever wondered which family travel destinations are best suited to your children based on their ages? While there are no hard and fast rules when it comes to travel with kids of various ages, there are definitely places and experiences better suited to …