El Señor de los Milagros Peruvian Holiday

A Lovely Peruvian Tradition: El Señor de los Milagros

Do you know how important El Señor de los Milagros is in Perù? El Señor de los Milagros (the Lord of the Miracles) is the most important catholic holiday for Peruvians and the biggest event in Lima: a month long celebration taking place every October and culminating with a massive procession through the city centre. […]

Peruvian Cuisine

A Journey Through The Peruvian Cuisine

Have you had a chance to try the delicious Peruvian Cuisine? The Peruvian Cuisine includes as many typical dishes as the Italian or French cuisine. There are more than 250 soups and 250 traditional desserts to enjoy! It is a rich and various cuisine and it’s the result of many different influences. For example, the […]

Narcos Mexico

Narcos Mexico

Did you come across Narcos Mexico on Netflix? Narcos Mexico is a thrilling American TV series originally intended to be the fourth season of Narcos. As you probably know, Narcos is about Colombia and the Medellín Cartel, controlled by Pablo Escobar. However, Narcos Mexico became a companion series, focused on the drug trafficking in Mexico. […]

South American Destinations September

The Best South American Destinations In September

Wondering what are the best South American destinations in September? There are many amazing South American destinations in September to discover! Do you know that September is the best month to go to South America? Whilst in Europe there is a general drop of the temperature, as in all the area North of the Equator, […]

Chile

Discover Chile

Willing to travel to Chile? A narrow strip of land between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean: Chile is an enchanting country to traverse from North to South. Inhabited by indigenous people for centuries, Chile was colonized by the Spaniards in the XVI century despite the massive insurrections of the Mapuche, the local inhabitants. It […]

el día de los muertos

“El Día de Los Muertos”: a Fascinating Mexican Tradition

“El Día de los Muertos” (“the Day of the Dead”) is an important Mexican holiday which it is celebrated every year on the first two days of November. These days are dedicated to the commemoration of  deceased family members, children in the first day and adults in the second. This holiday comes from ancestral pre-Columbian rituals which turned […]

uruguay

Discover Uruguay

Dreaming of a holiday in Uruguay? Point of contention between Spain and Portugal, Uruguay borders Argentina to its West, Brazil to its North and East, the Atlantic Ocean to the South-East. After being a Spanish colony for a long time, in 1828 the country became independent and started welcoming a massive migration from Europe, which contributed […]

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Republica Dominicana

The Republica Dominicana is in the Caribbean’s island of Hispaniola. The Republica Dominicana adjoins Haiti, the Atlantic ocean and the Caribbean sea. On the flag of this beautiful country you can read the three words “Dios, Patria, Libertad” which means “God, Homeland, Freedom”. If you are looking for a place with blue sea, white beaches and gorgeous […]

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Colombia

Do you want to know more about Colombia? The Republica de Colombia is a South-American country. It adjoins Perù, Ecuador, Venezuela, Brasile and Panama, and it overlooks both Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Colombia is sadly famous for the recent history about cocaine’s cartels, above all the ones of Medellin and Cali. Because of them, Colombia […]

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Narcos: a True-Life Story

Curious about the popular Narcos? Narcos is the TV serie that talks about Pablo Escobar, the Medellin cartel and the Cali Cartel. He used to be the most important cocaine trader between 1970’s and 1990’s in Colombia. The TV serie was created by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard and Doug Miro for Netflix, and goes through Escobar’s life. […]