The currency of Peru is the nuevo sol but is shortened just to sol or soles for day-to-day conversations. Banknotes come in denominations of 10, 20, 50, 100, and 200, but 200 is quite unusual, though you do get them periodically from the ATMs. One sol is subdivided into 100 céntimos, which you can kind Read more...: Currency in Peru
Wayne has been in Ecuador for four years now, so he knows the country well but he’s still excited to get out and explore whenever he can. And from his home base in Quito, he’s in the perfect spot to do just that.
Placencia is a charming little seaside town found at the tip of a peninsula off the coast of mainland Belize.It's fast becoming Belize's most desirable location as it fronts the gorgeous Caribbean Sea to the east and a resplendent freshwater lagoon, full of wildlife and with a view of the gorgeous Maya mountain chain, to the west.
Movie producers and directors pick exotic locations with extraordinary scenery for their movies. Everyone has seen these lush jungles, deserted beaches, breathtaking mountains, quaint villages, and bustling cities on the big screen. Even as CGI and green screens become more widespread...
With an estimated 89 million travelers crossing her borders, France was the most visited country in the world in 2017. I’ve been living in this delightful country since 2010 and have been fortunate to visit many of its regions. So this news hardly came as a big surprise. Wherever you decide to go in France, Read more...: How to Take a Tour of France Without Breaking the Bank
Mention the word “Caribbean” and most people think of places like Aruba, the Turks and Caicos, the Bahamas, and other tourist-rich dollops of sand. The region conjures well-deserved images of crystal-clear waters and white-sand beaches. And there’s no question: If you like sun and sand, these islands are great for a vacation. But move there? Most folks assume it’s just too expensive and don’t give it another thought.
As someone who occasionally goes overseas, taking and selling travel photos, Theresa says it’s refreshing to learn that she can still profit from photography without even leaving her hometown.
The inherent beauty of Italy’s architecture and landscapes has made it the ideal film set for many movies. Who doesn’t immediately recognize the canals of Venice, the Colosseum in Rome, or the cypress-lined lanes of Tuscany? Italy has dreamy towns that are so picture-perfect...
by Mark Bradbury Crucita, Ecuador, about 25 miles north of the port city of Manta, on the shores of the beautiful Pacific Ocean, has become a Mecca for parasailers and paragliders from around the world. Like its sister beach of Santa Marianita, to the south, known for its famous winds and kiteboarders, Crucita takes its Read more...: Crucita Ecuador
Uruguay offers a number of residency visas. Final approval of residency can take over a year…but this doesn’t really matter, since you get your ID card at the beginning of the process, and with it comes all the rights you’ll have as a resident.