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23 Latin American Destinations That Prove There's A Lot More To See Than Rio And Buenos Aires

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Kruschewsky | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel

It's no secret that Latin America houses many of this planet's most jaw-dropping destinations. Spotlight countries such as Brazil continue to be among...

Go Here Instead: Machu Picchu's 'Sister City' Gets Only 5 Visitors A Day

AP | CARLA SALAZAR | Posted 10.28.2013 | Travel

LIMA, Peru — The former mountaintop refuge of Incan royalty has elegant halls and plazas much like those of fabled Macchu Picchu just 30 miles (...

Peru Rescuers Locate Vanished Helicopter

AP | CESAR BARRETO | Posted 08.09.2012 | World

HUALLA-HUALLA, Peru — Rescue specialists on Saturday reached a helicopter that crashed in the southeastern Andes, and there were no survivors am...

Helicopter With 13 Tourists Aboard Goes Missing

AP | CARLA SALAZAR | Posted 08.07.2012 | World

LIMA, Peru — Snow and fog impeded efforts Thursday to locate a helicopter that went missing in Peru's highlands with 14 people aboard, including...

Machu Picchu Floods: Two Die In Mudslide, 2,000 Tourists Stranded

AP | ANDREW WHALEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LIMA, Peru — A mudslide on the famed Inca trail to Machu Picchu killed an Argentine tourist and a Peruvian guide Tuesday, as authorities evacuat...

Mario Vargas Llosa on the End of the Incan Empire at the Americas Society

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Vargas Llosa speaks about Barack Obama's Nobel Prize, the state of literature, inter-American relations and politics.