Latin America

And the best restaurant in Latin America is …

And the best restaurant in Latin America is …

Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants awards took place in Mexico City Wednesday night. Was Lima's Central able to hang onto the top spot?
How the Pope flies: On board the papal plane

How the Pope flies: On board the papal plane

CNN goes behind the scenes on Pope Francis's flight from Rome to Cuba
Secret game: Tracking pumas in Patagonia

Secret game: Tracking pumas in Patagonia

Long regarded as too elusive for commercial tourism, pumas are the main quarry of a new safari in Chile
Why tourists are booking stays in Rio's favelas

Why tourists are booking stays in Rio's favelas

Ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics, accommodation offerings are diversifying in these once feared neighborhoods
Surprise promotion: Airbnb picks up tab for Cuba travelers

Surprise promotion: Airbnb picks up tab for Cuba travelers

The company announced the surprise promotion on Twitter
Cuba's dilapidated World of Fantasy

Cuba's dilapidated World of Fantasy

Photographer Hana Jakrlova documents bizarre and ghost-like amusement park on the communist island
Mud volcano: Colombia's messiest attraction

Mud volcano: Colombia's messiest attraction

Climbing inside Volcán de Lodo El Totumo near Cartegena is dirty, slippery and good for you
How to make a Pope: On the trail of Francis in Argentina

How to make a Pope: On the trail of Francis in Argentina

School days and soccer match "miracles" revealed on a walking tour of the pontiff's old haunts
10 dishes every visitor to Argentina needs to try

10 dishes every visitor to Argentina needs to try

From the world's cheesiest pizza to llama steak, Argentina has so much more than just beef to offer your tastebuds
Cat goes for unexpected plane ride

Cat goes for unexpected plane ride

Watch this cat fly as it stows away on the wing of a plane. CNN's Jeanne Moos explains how the fur actually flew
Meet Argentina’s loneliest man

Meet Argentina’s loneliest man

For 25 years, the town of Epecuen lay abandoned. Then one man came to reclaim it. Why?
Galapagos volcano erupts, no threat to tourists

Galapagos volcano erupts, no threat to tourists

Park says eruption doesn't pose a risk to visitors to the popular Ecuador destination
11 things to know before visiting Ecuador

11 things to know before visiting Ecuador

What? The middle of the world isn't quite the equator and it's OK to pay to have your kids beaten with stinging nettles
Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts near tourist towns

Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts near tourist towns

Authorities issue a red alert for the towns of Puerto Montt and Puerto Varas in southern Chile
Why you should travel to Cuba before it looks like everywhere else

Why you should travel to Cuba before it looks like everywhere else

Cuba is not like other places, or rather, not like anywhere that exists today
Why this natural wonder should be on everyone's bucket list

Why this natural wonder should be on everyone's bucket list

Iguazu Falls, on the border of Argentina and Brazil, put all others to shame
U.S. travelers flock to Cuba

U.S. travelers flock to Cuba

Tour companies are rushing to meet the increased demand from Americans who want to visit Cuba