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The Amazon rainforest was named as one of the New7Wonders of Nature.
BRASILIA, Brazil — The amount of Amazon rain forest destroyed last year was still the lowest since tracking began two decades ago, even though it has been revised upward by the Brazilian government.
Signs of what could be a previously unknown ancient civilisation are emerging from beneath the felled trees of the Amazon.
As reported earlier, armed bandits attacked the Amazon River cruise ship they had boarded previously.Aqua Expeditions has released a statement regarding these attacks and their reponse.
New releases from the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) Thursday, February 19, show two sides of the human effect on climate change, with a report revealing hastened degradation of the earth
Brazil says it is considering requiring foreigners who visit the Amazon to apply for special permits in order to control their activities in the region.Justice Secretary Romeu Tuma says Brazil wants to end outside interference and attempts to remove the riches of the Amazon.
ARGENTINA Buenos Aires registered high levels of occupancy in January and February Hotel occupancy continues to register very high levels in Buenos Aires. According to a report from Ente Turimso of Buenos Aires, January’s average reached 67 percent in all categories, while in February levels were even higher and reached an average of 70 percent.Iguazu will have another 5-star hotel
NOVO AIRÃO, Brazil – Pink dolphins?I thought my impish Brazilian guide was pulling my leg. All doubt was banished when, standing on a wooden dock in the Amazon village of Novo Airão, I was greeted by three robustly pink dolphins thrusting their heads from the water.