Curacao
Top 10 Honeymoon Destinations in Latin America & Caribbean
By Ana Serafin | 10/09/2012 - 17:00

Planning a wedding can be stressful, but planning the honeymoon shouldn’t be! Whether you’re looking for an urban experience or a beach oasis, these honeymoon hotels and hotspots have you covered. 


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Centro Puerto Plata
An Insider's Guide to Puerto Plata
By Ana Serafin | 08/29/2012 - 18:00

San Felipe de Puerto Plata, located in the Dominican Republic, is the capital of the province Puerto Plata. Most often just referred to as “Puerto Plata,” the region itself is also known as the Amber Coast thanks to their large export of the semi-precious rock amber. The downtown region, centro de Puerto Plata, has beautiful buildings, la cathedral de San Felipe and more. Take an insider’s look into this fantastic getaway. 


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Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Now Is Time to Visit Mexico: 4 Places to Go
By Karina Martinez-Carter | 05/28/2012 - 10:55

Tourism to the United States’ southern neighbor, Mexico, has energetically rebounded over the past few years. Hotel rooms and beaches are filling up again with international visitors after numbers dwindled as a direct result of the country’s drug war. While the violence unfortunately continues in some parts of the country, security and spirits have all-around improved. The U.S. has acknowledged the increased safety, as well, in lowering its official travel warnings to the country, while the Mexican government has enthusiastically launched tourism promotion campaigns.


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Punto Cana, Dominican Republic
Top 10 Latin American Getaways
By Araceli Cruz | 05/15/2012 - 15:00

Ready for an adventure (or just a relaxing vacation)? We’ve got you covered. Here are the top Latin American destinations for 2012. Get inspired then get booking!


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Style and Substance - CAR CONVO WITH ELORA
Style and Substance - CAR CONVO WITH ELORA
By Latina Promotions | 03/17/2012 - 10:00

I am definitely committed to lessening my impact on the environment. So buying an eco-friendly car, like a hybrid, was just as important as getting one that wasn’t a gas guzzler. While I consider my lifestyle fairly “green”, I still love luxury and comfort.  


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CAR CONVO WITH ELORA
Size Matters - CAR CONVO WITH ELORA
By Latina Promotions | 03/12/2012 - 09:50

Here’s the second thing I learned when I purchased my first car: don’t judge a car by its size. I needed a vehicle with a lot of room since, as a professional fashion stylist, I am always carting around a ton of clothing and accessories. 

A lot of the garments I use are originals on loan, and I just feel better carrying them with me vs sending them by messenger. So a car that was roomy and had a lot of cargo space was really high on my list.


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CAR CONVO WITH ELORA
My First Car! - CAR CONVO WITH ELORA
By Latina Promotions | 03/07/2012 - 09:27

When I bought my first car this month, I found out that I had a lot of preconceived notions about certain cars and models that were completely out of date. Like Hybrids are ugly, bigger cars are safer and small cars have no room. Here’s the first thing I learned:

Hybrids are Hot


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Lima, Peru
Lima, Peru Named a Top Travel Destination for 2012 by Frommers
By Adriana Rivera | 11/03/2011 - 15:20

While some people travel to Peru to experience classic tourist sites like Machu Picchu, many are traveling all the way to South America for some of the most exotic fusion cuisine on the planet. Frommers.com, a website that prides itself in providing unique travel destination information, has named Lima, Peru a top food and drink destination of 2012.


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Our Modern Latina Bride Needs Your Help in Deciding her Honeymoon Destination
Help Our Modern Latina Bride Pick a Honeymoon Destination
By Verky Arcos | 06/29/2011 - 14:00

While there is still some time for wedding preparations I think it’s smart to start thinking about our honeymoon. I know some of you may think that a honeymoon is not important or something I shouldn’t make a priority, but traveling is something both Hector and I love to do, so this trip will really represent us as a married couple. Honeymoons can get pretty expensive and will take some time to plan, so I’d like to get this out of the way before I get crazed with last-minute wedding stuff.


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Raul Castro
Raul Castro Eases International Travel Restrictions for Cubans
By Mariela Rosario | 05/13/2011 - 11:00

Raul Castro announced this week that the Cuban government will allow citizens of the island nation to travel abroad freely, as tourists, for the first time in 50 years. Although there was not a formal law keeping Cubans from traveling, they were forced to endure many bureaucratic obstacles, including a requirement of an invitation letter from a foreign country, in order to leave.


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