Watch for Teetering Travel Companies in Trouble

Imagine you have flown halfway around the world, after laying out thousands of dollars for your vacation, then being kicked out of your hotel with your flight home canceled. That was the fate last year with more than 150,000 customers of Thomas Cook of London, a once-proud institution that has been around for 178 years, [&hellip

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The Luxury Real Estate in Belize Scene

  Are you wishing you had a better view from your deck? Did this past winter wear you out? You might want to use this time to research real estate in Belize. We regularly publish luxury real estate round-ups for Latin American destinations that are favored by expatriates. Some people head south looking for a [&hellip

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Elite Real Estate Markets of Latin America

Some elite real estate markets seem to defy logic, economics, and gravity. If you don’t know going in that everything is going to be sky-high there, you could get a serious shock. Many buyers who are dipping their toes in the international real estate marketplace automatically assume they’re going to find a bargain anywhere in [&hellip

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Mezcal That’s Not From Oaxaca: Moyolo and Vete al Quiote

We do not cover mezcal on this blog as much as we cover the most popular spirits from Latin America: tequila and rum. I’ll freely admit that this is because of the same reason we don’t cover pisco and cachaça often: they usually don’t taste all that great when you drink them neat. There’s a [&hellip

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Make These Dishes at Home for a Taste of Latin America

Those of us who are used to taking off on a trip lately are feeling a serious case of wanderlust. If you’re in the same boat and are missing travel, we’ve got a few options to bring a taste of Latin America into your kitchen. If you can’t travel to the region right now to [&hellip

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Sampling Rum-like Charanda From Michoacan, Mexico

I have been coming to Mexico for around 16 years and I’ve lived in the country off and on since 2010. The first time I tasted Charanda, however, was in 2020. This despite the fact I live one state north from Michoacan, where this rum-like liquor is made. There are a few spirits from Mexico [&hellip

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