8 Tips For Your First Time Traveling Solo (In Latin America)
8 Tips For Your First Time Traveling Solo (In Latin America)
By Hilary Sheinbaum | 05/19/2015 - 15:07

The thought of traveling alone can be liberating and scary all at once. It also leaves you fully responsible for your agenda, packing and transporting around an unfamiliar destination.


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Travel Instagrams To Follow
9 Travel Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow
By Cristina Arreola | 05/14/2015 - 15:30

As summer approaches, many of us have just one thing on the mind: a beach, a book, and a few days away from the 9-to-5 grind. Get inspired for upcoming getaways with a little help from these travel Instagram accounts:


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Honduran Teen Goes Viral After Posting "How To Be Poor" Videos
Honduran Teen Goes Viral After Posting "How To Be Poor" Videos
By Cristina Arreola | 05/12/2015 - 14:44

Paola Mejía may be just 14-years-old, but she already boasts 140,000 Facebook fans — t


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Cuba Is Set To Host A Symbolic Wedding For The Gay & Transgender Community
Cuba is Set to Host a Symbolic Wedding For the Gay & Transgender Community
By Cristina Arreola | 05/06/2015 - 12:16

Gay rights activists in Cuba will hold a symbolic gay wedding this weekend in support of LGBTQ rights in the island nation.


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Puerto Rico Legalize Medical Marijuana
Puerto Rico's Governor Gives Medical Marijuana The Green Light
By Cristina Arreola | 05/05/2015 - 09:30

The governor of Puerto Rico signed an executive order permitting the use of medical marijuana in the territory. The order, signed on Sunday, went into effect immediately.


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Latin America Spiritual Rituals
Spiritual Rituals From Across Latin America
By Latina Staff | 04/29/2015 - 16:57

Although many people perceive Latin America as a Catholic continent, countless other religions and spiritual traditions exist throughout South and Central America and the Caribbean.


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Paraguayan Prosecutors Seek Imprison Mother Pregnant Girl
Paraguay Prosecutors Are Seeking to Imprison Mother of Pregnant 10-Year-Old
By Cristina Arreola | 04/28/2015 - 12:39

Paraguayan prosecutors want to imprison the mother of a pregnant 10-year-old. The child presumably became pregnant as the result of sexual abuse by her stepfather, a man now on the run from authorities. 


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A Journey To Mexico's Colonial Heartland
Take A Journey To Mexico's Colonial Heartland
By AFAR | 04/08/2015 - 13:54

Mexico's colonial heartland is where Mexico was born.


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WATCH: These People Are Terrible at Latin American Geography
WATCH: These People Are Terrible at Latin American Geography!
By Daniela Galvez | 03/26/2015 - 12:15

Sorry, folks, Portugal is not part of Latin America!


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Venezuela Economic Crisis Forcing Women Prostitution
Venezuela's Economic Crisis is Forcing More and More Women Into Prostitution
By Cristina Arreola | 03/24/2015 - 14:37

Venezuela's failing economy has women commuting to nearby Colombia— where prostitution has not been criminalized — for quick paydays. 


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