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SAAB Gripen: the new symbol of success

The Swedes must feel pretty smug when the sun’s shining. Sure they got insulted by the Swiss over IKEA and meatballs after it turned out China couldn’t tell the difference. 494 more words


Exploring Santiago: The Italiano

I’ve been avoiding this classic Santiago fast food staple since we moved here. It’s essentially some form of meat, most often a hot dog, smothered in mashed avocado, chopped tomatoes and a HUGE helping of mayonaise. 173 more words


Tarabuco market

On Sundays the people of Tarabuco, a little pueblo outside of Sucre, get together and host a market, for local people and tourists. I believe the market was originally just for other locals, but tourists eventually got word of the artisanal crafts sold there. 977 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge - Early Bird

As long as I can have a nap before noon, I would call myself a morning person. If you give me that, I’ll get up whatever time is necessary. 169 more words


Video: The Best of South America Part 2

Welcome to amazing South America!

In this episode of Tour the World we join Evergreen Tours on a section of their Best of South America itinerary through Chile and Peru. 129 more words

Tour The World



Cusco is a beautiful city, albeit aggressively touristic, that we enjoyed relaxing in for considerably longer than we planned. Once again we were greeted by incredibly friendly staff at our hostel, who let us straight into our room at 6:30am. 808 more words