It may be cold and snowy in the Northern hemisphere, but in South America, the days are warm, sunny and filled with summertime outdoor activities. Simone Cannon de Bastardo shows you where to head to escape the deep-freeze.
The Basics Country: Venezuela Where is it?: Venezuela is in northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, between Colombia and Guyana. Why do people go here?: Venezuela is home to one of the most exquisite places on earth, boasting a sea that varies between turquoise and emerald, and bordered by [...]
“Where is the highest waterfall in the World?” Hidden in a wilderness region, called the Gran Sabana, in Venezuela. They tumble 1000 metres off the edge of an escarpment of the mysterious Auyan Tepuy, a sandstone mesa of 700 sq kms. The Angel Falls were discovered by accident in 1935 by Jimmy Angel (1899-1956), an [...]