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Cristo de La Concordia: Revering Jesus at a height

Cristo de La Concordia: Revering Jesus at a height

Prominently regarded as the Christ of Peace, Cristo de la Concordia refers to a towering statue on the apex of the San Pedro Hill in Bolivia’s Cochabamba city, which is the third largest town in the state. In South America, this steel-and-cement effigy is the highest as well as the tallest carving of Christ. However, it is also likely to own the superlative degrees in the whole world. While seeing this, you might recall Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer) in Rio. However, Although the Bolivia one is a little taller although is lesser known. In addition, in comparison, the locals are of the opinion that this one is more adorable because of the face exhibiting more human characteristics and that his hands here appear as if the lord is ready for the friendly hug. Both Cristo de la Concordia  [...]

Los Roques: Archipelago + national park

Los Roques: Archipelago + national park

Welcome to the national park of atolls, cays, and islets! Yes, this is what Las Roques is all about. With more than 40 islands, 300 rocks, 250 coral reefs, and countless serene coves as well as lush lagoons flanking the pellucid water, Los Roques is among the most splendid tropical destinations in the hemisphere. And now you know why this ecologically important destination is preserved as a national park. Officially known as the archipelago de Los Roques, it is a series of islands as well as untouched coral reefs in the Caribbean nestled at a distance of 166 km from Venezuela. Reaching Los Roques To arrive at Los Roques, there are only two ways of which the most spectacular is by air – thanks to the different blues of the waters present here. From Caracas, it is just a 40-minute flight  [...]

Cirio de Nazare: The festival of faith and procession

Cirio de Nazare: The festival of faith and procession

Each year Belem is filled with faith, joy, and cheerfulness when the festival of Cirio de Nazare pulls not only the locals, but also the tourists from all across the world. Belem is the key port in Brazil, situated just out of the Amazon and is famous for hosting this largest festival that is dedicated to the Our Lady of Nazareth, Virgin of Nazareth. The faith in worshipping Our Lady of Nazare was first born in Portugal wherein the Mother is believed to have rescued a nobleman as he was just about to fall with his horse into a cliff. Once this story was first told in Belem by the Portuguese, a new miracle took place in which a hunter was unbelievably saved in the Amazonian forest. This devotion to the Nazare Lady is now 200 years old and is certainly the most vital event in the state. Cirio  [...]

Tayrona National Park: Nature + luxury + archaeology

Tayrona National Park: Nature + luxury + archaeology

If you want to explore one of the loveliest shores of South America, a visit to the Tayrona National Park is a must! Nestled at a distance of just 34 km from the famous Santa Marta in Magdalena, this is the sanctuary of archaeological relics as well as natural charms, which call for an adventurous excursion. Corals, mangrove swamps, thorny scrubland, algae prairies, cloud forests, and magical flora as well as fauna together make up for a soaking experience. Besides natural gems, there are also the archaeological remains left behind by the Tayrona indigenous people in Pueblito Chairama and more locations. Explore the spectacular beaches, relax on a rented hammock at night, and carefully surf in this small unique world! And yes, like other destinations, you can go for a guided tour that includes  [...]

Tame the untamed Brazil

Tame the untamed Brazil

Brazil is all about Soccer, the Carnivals, music and Samba Dance and not to forget the untamed wilderness of the Amazon and the World famous waterfalls – the Iguacu Falls. One can say for sure that this nation has everything in store to quench the wanderlust of the visitors. One can either set on an expedition on its own to explore this beautiful South American nation or can also go for package tours. The main motto is the ultimate joy and what is the deal which way it comes. The marvellous city, the river of January, Rio de Janeiro is majestically beautiful. This city is world famous for its exotic white sand beaches, rocking night life, the museums which have preserved the Brazilian heritage for long and lushly covered dense forests. The parks and gardens in every nook and corner of  [...]

Embark on a Journey to Ecuador – City of Quito

Embark on a Journey to Ecuador – City of Quito

Ecuador can offer a vacation experience straight out of a mixed bag! With such a diverse blend of an array of activities, sights, sceneries, smells and sounds to be find here, it becomes absolutely next to impossible to explore the entire expanse of Ecuador in a single trip. The country is washed by the pristine shores of the Pacific Sea in its western region, while Columbia is to bordered on the northern side, while to the southern and eastern sides is the country of Peru. Ecuador is at the cross-road of absolutely assorted regions, each with their own unique set of adventure activities for the good-times-seeker. Boasting the Galapagos Islands that are unrivaled for not just their scenic splendors but also some of the most spectacular species of animals not to be found elsewhere; then the  [...]

Enjoy yourself as you Participated in the Carnival in Rio

Enjoy yourself as you Participated in the Carnival in Rio

Carnival in Rio de Janeiro these days is not new to anyone. Foremost bouts of celebrations in carnival go back as greatly at the commencement of the seventeenth century, moreover in the form of cover-up parties that were arranged by the majority of bourgeoisie, which was an idea that was imported as of Paris. The Entrudo, which was what it was initially known as, was founded on crazy actions, in addition to throwing stuff of all kind on one to the other. afterward on it urbanized in the regions of Grandes Sociedades (in the year 1855), as well as in the areas of Cordão Carnavalesco (in the year 1870) on the other hand additional with an idea of fun, parades, masks, magnificence. Carnival is as a display of prosperity, not so much diverse from the thought coming as of Venice. A number  [...]

Rio de Janeiro Carnival 2010: Rave of Madness

Rio de Janeiro Carnival 2010: Rave of Madness

The largest rave, most exotic festivity and best known street carnival in the world is Rio de Janeiro Carnival 2010. Rio de Janeiro Carnival 2010 is about madness for drums, samba and loads of booze. And to make this rave to high pitching fever like the sultry and extra sexy costumes that can turn any man on and if someone is not turned on, then gay parade is on the way. The biggest party on earth, just so infectious, nothing can really describe the atmosphere it’s just maddening and crazy. The two nights of Carnival were 14th and 15th February with twelve samba schools parading vying for championship. The whole city gets a transformation and Rio de Janeiro is one playground of adult indulgence, samba, booze, boobs and booty shaking. Its gala time in Brazil a greatest show on earth, it’s  [...]

The best of Buenos Aires

The best of Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital city of Argentina.  The city is the largest and by far the best amongst cities of Argentina. Buenos is cosmopolitan and full of life and one can admire grand European architecture and the shopping and other activities in the city are also reasonable cheap.  The city along with its suburbs is home to a staggering 13 million people. Buenos Aires had a distinction of being Latin America’s most expensive city.  However, the economic crisis changed everything.  Argentina has seen a lot of instability in the recent past, be it financial or political.  For instance in 2001, the Argentinean Peso (local currency) fell to a third of its former value and has not improved much since then.  Later on we experienced political instability in the country which saw four  [...]

Bewitching Magical Spell Of Rio De Janeiro

Bewitching Magical Spell Of Rio De Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro has bewitched the entire globe by its charismatic magnetism as it has come out in flying colors for hosting the much-awaited and exalted Olympics 2016. It has outshined the other three competing cities and successfully emerged out to host the Olympics in its festive spirit. Beware as you too will be mesmerized by its magical spells and you can be left ‘Saudade’- indescribable longing, as this marvelous creation lies elegantly between verdant, forest-covered mountains, and numerous ecstatic beaches. This exceptional city gears up in full force for captivating you with its charming fascinations. This is because of the joint efforts of the ‘Cariocas’ i.e. Rio’s inhabitants who have grappled to make this city a big hit. It is very tough to describe the vigorousness and  [...]

Legendary Marvel Easter Island

Legendary Marvel Easter Island

Eastern Island, a historical mystery was prior unknown to the tourists because of its secluded nature. Renowned for its array of carved stone faces, this destination has a charisma that attracts visitors in large numbers. This is a legendary destination that bequeaths an extensive spectacular exhibition of the gigantic stone faces figuring more than 800 structures, are said to be standing from between 1250 and 1500 A.D. at the elevation of 10 meters and has a hefty weight of around 75 tons. This place is located in Chile and is a wonderful creation because if you watch around, you will find nothing. So one starts imagining how someone can create such eye-catchy architectures without any resources? This question has not only made you scratch your head, but also has compelled the historians  [...]

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