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Argentinian Road Trip

Amal Chehayeb escapes the Canadian deep freeze to enjoy Argentina's stunning landscapes, colourful barrios and handsome, clean-shaven men.

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Was Jah My Pilot, Too?

Jane Spencer erupts with joy as she passes the Le Gros Piton endurance test on the volcanic island of St. Lucia.

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Glancing Havana

Alexandria Richter paints a colourful impression of her recent visit to the Caribbean's most spirited city.

Expeditions with Ordúñez

Expeditions with Ordúñez

Amanda Hale's idea that "history is a palimpsest of the eternal moment" comes to life as she visits old friends and tours the ancient archaeological sites of Cuba's Taíno culture.

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Solo in Santiago

During her sojourn in Chile's capital city, Jody Hanson discovers that solitary travel can be a soulful experience.

high on the amazon

High on the Amazon

Pirogueing among caimans in a dark jungle can stir up anyone's imagination. Taryn Hottman sets her poetic spirit free as she recounts her nighttime boat trip on Brazil's Amazon River.