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Aconcagua is arguably the highest mount in both Northern and Southern parts of America, scaling up to approximately 6,950m. It belongs to a series of mountains referred to as ‘The Andes Mountain Range’. There is a lot to see taking into consideration that this mountain is a part of the Aconcagua Provincial Park.... Read all »
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Due to the fact that this mountain is very easy to climb, all you need for this climb is a fit body, you can leave your axes and special equipment at home. Although the climb is very easy, the weather has the ability to make things very hard for you. The weather can mess things up for you but the good thing is that... Read all »
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You can plan a tour to climb Kilimanjaro as you visit some other scenery in both countries neighboring it. There are very ideal tourist sites just close by, but hey, they real deal is climbing Mt Kilimanjaro.
Climbing Kilimanjaro is fun! There are six routes that tourists use to climb to the summit. The good news... Read all »
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The Fitz Roy is known for its strong winds. This means that you are going to have a hard time keeping your hat on. These winds are known to blow strongest between November and April. Due to the presence of icecaps, you can also expect that temperatures at the tip fall to life-threatening levels. You have to also come... Read all »
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Atacama is an archaeological site famous for its well preserved artefacts, ancient cities, salt flats and natural wonders. It has many natural attractions that would captivate a visitor to the area. It is also home to some traditional villages and oasis.
There are two cities in the Atacama where visitors can set up... Read all »
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You can approach this mountain range from Marrakech and it lies in between lots of trekking trails. All of these trails criss-cross to give you perfect scenery, green lush valleys and they also take you to a community of the Berbers who are relatively untouched by modern civilization.
Climbable all year round
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Why is the Carnival celebrated?
Uruguayans had a lot of African slaves during the European rule period. These slaves were inhumanly treated all year round, paid measly wages, and were subject to harsh laws, with just one leeway, the Carnival! For a day, or maybe more, these slaves were allowed to live the kind of... Read all »
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It can be found between the Cerro los Colorados and the Sierra de Sanagasta. Here you can wander along the dry bed of the Talampaya River and see where dinosaur fossils have been found. The gorge within the park is also worth exploring and there are plenty of sites within the park where you can see how the ancient... Read all »
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The nearest town is El Calafate, although this is nearly 80 kilometres away and the glacier is rare as it is one of the few in the region that is actually growing. You can reach it from El Calafate by bus and there are several companies in the region which offer daily trips. There is a visitor centre on-site and there... Read all »
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The pristine interiors are inhabited by the mythical jaguars, giant otters, hundreds of species of birds and wild life. Adventure lovers are in for a treat in Guyana. They have many options to choose from. One can explore the Amazon rainforests by hiking the trails, boating in the wild rivers, or by air. Next to it,... Read all »
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This trek takes you through lands that will let you appreciate the skyline just 100 kilometers away from the Arctic Circle and make you pass through some of the most rugged terrains that any trekker can go through. The harshness is not all you get though because there are huts strewn all over the wilderness where warm... Read all »
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There are 15 major natural reserves in Suriname. Bigi Pan is located in the western part of Suriname, the Bigi Pan reserve is a fabulous nesting ground for migratory birds and aquatic animals. There are safe trekking options and safaris made available. Wia Wia nature reserve is located close to the coast and is a... Read all »