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Places to Visit in Brazil: Anavilhanas Archipelago, Brazilian Amazon

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Looking for places to visit in Brazil with the family? Imagine a verdant expanse of more than 350 elongated islands teeming with wildlife in the Brazilian Amazon. Now, imagine the dark waters separating those islands. They are rich in aquatic species: crocodiles, dolphins, manatees, and …

Brazil with Kids: The Waterfalls of Chapada Diamantina

Brazil with Kids

Do you and your family prize locations off-the-beaten-path? Do you long for wild, untouched destinations where fewer tourists venture? If so, then put Chapada Diamantina National Park on your list of places to visit in Brazil with kids. Why? Chapada Diamantina National Park is renowned …

Delicious Explorations: Asian Influences on Peruvian Cuisine

Peruvian Cuisine

Did you know that Peru boasts 600,000 descendants of Chinese and Japanese migrants? That makes it the second largest Asian population in Latin America? Chinese immigrants to Peru are known locally as “Tusán” and Japanese immigrants “Nikkei.” Prominent Asian influences are many in Peru, especially …

Brazil Family Vacation: Chapada Diamantina National Park

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Imagine a land of red-rock mesas and verdant slopes. A land of quartzite cave systems featuring pristine lakes and subterranean rivers. A place where cake-like layers of arid sediment have been carved by water and wind into caverns and canyons. Chapada Diamantina National Park contains …