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Cuban Tourist Visas

Prepare for your trip by learning where to get Cuban tourist visas and tourist cards, their requirements, costs, extensions, and tips on smoothing the process.

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Visiting Los Cabos: Where and When to Go

Los Cabos today encompasses two cape towns and a tourist corridor all wrapped up into one destination. Find out where and when to go, as well as what documents you need to visit beautiful southern Baja.

Steam rises from the open crater of the Masaya volcano.

Visiting Nicaragua: Where and When to Go

Amber Dobrzensky offers an overview of the different cities and regions in Nicaragua to help plan your trip. She also goes over planning essentials, such as the best times of year to visit and required visas and vaccinations.

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The Basics of Work Visas in Brazil

If you’re going to be doing any kind of work at all in Brazil—either paid or volunteer, with or without a contract—or you are participating in any type of training, internship, or residency program, you need to have a work visa. Author Michael Sommers shares the basics of Brazilian work visas.