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Trip of the Week: Essential Bolivia Tour

While every corner of South America has something to offer, few are as diverse as Bolivia. A relatively small country of only 11 million people, Bolivia stretches from the high Andes to thick Amazonian jungle, ...
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Terrorism, Wars, Natural Disasters: Is it Really Safe to Travel?

Dear Savvy Traveller: I hear about terrorism, wars and natural disasters all the time and it makes the world sound too dangerous. How do you feel safe spending so much time all over the place?  — Alicia Stanberry Dear Alicia, You posed this question by a...