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Plaza de Armas
Cusco, Peru - Plaza de Armas. Picture by Adventure Life traveler, Dawn Ross. As of March 6, 2013 the US Embassy has officially lifted their Peru travel alert that was announced in mid-February. …
Electric storm in the midst of Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano eruption in Chile. Photo by Daniel Basualto/EPA UPDATE June 9, 2011: Flights on LAN and Aerolineas Argentinas are experiences ongoing …
A Tikal Tower appearing above the jungle canopy
The legendary Tikal ruins are found in Guatemala's Peten region My husband and I just returned from a visit to the ancient Maya city of Tikal in Guatemala. We were staying in Belize at Pook's Hill …
The dining room of the Finch Bay hotel is cleaned after the flood. The hotel was flooded by the equivalent of various very high tides – not waves. Finch Bay re-opened to visitors on March 15, …
The Galapagos Islands take precautions as a tsunami is anticipated to arrive sometime today around 4:30 pm UPDATE (March 12, 2011): The tsunami hit the Galapagos about an hour later than originally …
Distant view of the towers
Torres del Paine National Park Following an announcement last week from the Chilean government of a proposed 17% increase in natural gas expenses - protests broke out in the Magallanes region of …
Old town teems with Colonial architecture, such as this plaza visited on an Ecuador tour
Quito, Old Town Oh what a difference a day makes! I know it is tough to find a lot of accurate and updated information out there on just what is currently happening in Ecuador. I am happy to …
Protests places rocks on the streets to prevent traffic. Photos courtesy of CNR   Rock clean-up begins   Strikes in Cusco-Machu Picchu region Update June 23, 2010: Over the …
4ยบ DAY. ALCANTANI PASS
The rewards of high elevation adventure - the Andes don't disappoint! Soroche, acute mountain sickness (AMS), altitude sickness -- whatever you call it, it does not discriminate. The simple fact …
Map of Chile Earthquake - from BBC News Over the weekend an 8.8 magnitude earthquake hit the coast of Chile. Our thoughts are with our friends and partners in Chile. All of our travelers are …
Approaching the lava flow on Pacaya Volcano
When she's not earning her SCUBA certification, Jen's hanging out next to volcanoes in Guatemala Adventure Life's own Jennifer Barile is earning her SCUBA certification. One of our incredible Trip …
Based on reports from the World Health Organization as of May 8, 2009, there are few confirmed cases of swine flu in Central and South America in two countries that Adventure Life visits.  Presently, …
Damage after earthquake in Costa Rica Searchers in Costa Rica after Earthquake The Costa Rican people have touched the lives of our staff and our travelers over the years, and we are saddened …

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