Rio's beautiful beaches are a haven for petty thieves. Sneak thieves and bag-snatchers routinely operate on the beaches, but lately a more frightening type of crime has emerged. Find out about it here, and follow these tips for staying safe in the sun.
Zika, the health emergency that’s got everyone worried about Brazil. But how serious is it, what is it, how do you avoid it and what can you do about it as a traveler?
Find out about the quality of local hospitals, required vaccinations, and how to stay healthy while traveling in Peru.
We went to Colombia to find some cold hard facts about borrachero, the frightening devil's breath drug in Colombia.
Everyone knows that cocaine is cheap and popular among tourists in Colombia. But here's why it's a problem and why you should care.
We’ve got all the essential visa information for travelers going to Colombia. Whether it be for tourism, work, study or business, here’s what you need to know.
Colombia’s reputation as a violent nation left remote regions off-limits to travelers for years. How has the process toward peace shaped travel in Colombia today?
Colombia’s volcanic and seismic activity can cause natural disasters. Find out what to look out for, and which seasons to travel.
Dodge these diseases by getting the right vaccinations before you travel to Colombia, plus learn the symptoms of altitude sickness to stay healthy on your Colombian adventures.
What are the top things for women traveling solo in Colombia, and how safe is it for LGBT men and women?
Colombia intrigues travelers with its mountains, jungles, and mysterious past. Now the borders are opening up, is Colombia safe for travel?
Don’t get caught up with Ayahuasca or Burundanga. Here’s what you need to know about Colombia’s drug scene before you go.
Crimes such as muggings, pickpocketing, and cell phone theft are unfortunately common occurrences in Colombia. Here’s how you can keep your belongings safe while you’re there.
Brazil's hot tropical climate can be a haven for all sorts of diseases and bugs which can disrupt your holiday plans quickly. But there are precautions you so you don't miss out on the fun because you're laid up in bed sick. Check out these health & hygiene tips from World Nomads.