From the top to the bottom of the continent tourists in the Latin America adventure travel category will be likely to find what they are searching for. Some adventurers seek intellectual excitement and other are after thrills that are purely sensational. In between the two extremes there is a cornucopia of interesting activities that involve both thought and sensation.
The world is in the process of transforming rapidly, with economic power shifting rapidly away from North America and Western Europe to a group of countries known as the BRICK countries. Brazil is an important member of this group which includes India, China and Korea. People who are seeking adventures of the mind will be interested to see the process of transformation in progress when they visit Brazil.
For some people adventure travel means night life, parties and social activities. For them there can hardly be a more attractive event than the Rio Carnival in Brazil. Around the costumes, music and dancing there are many other activities of a social nature. The vibrant colors and movements delight the senses of thousands every year.
The Falkland Islands and the Galapagos islands are two independent territories that afford great opportunities to see and hear action. The former is yet another British anachronism. Once an outpost of the British Empire it seems to defy time by calling for military action from the British monarchy periodically, for all the world as though the now dead British Empire is still ali...