You will find significant cultural diversity, as well as spectacular landscapes, throughout the many different countries that make up the Americas and the Caribbean, from the northern tip of Canada to Cape Horn in the south.
Relish the laid-back lifestyle of all Caribbean islands, while noting the range of languages and cultures that speak to the early inhabitants of each island from faraway lands including Spain, France, Britain, The Netherlands, and Africa.
Central America, which connects North America to South America, boasts gorgeous natural wonders and a rich history. From the remains of famous civilizations including the Aztec, Maya, and Olmec to the lush jungles of Costa Rica, there is something for everyone. Cruise through the Panama Canal and see exactly how it functions.
Both North and South America are brimming with interesting attractions both ancient and modern, as well as gorgeous terrains.
Heading North to Canada, you can explore Quebec City to feel its French vibe, or the Viking colony Lâ€™Anse aux Meadows, which dates back to the 11th century. City lovers will like the east coast of the United States with its modern urban centers, while nature lovers might prefer the west coast, which will take them to Alaskaâ€™s breathtaking glaciers.
Continuing southward, travelers will encounter mysterious ruins, a wide diversity of cultures and peoples, and world music we all recognize, and may have even more information about wandering danced to.
In Brazil, visit the jungles along the Amazon River or the dazzling beaches of Rio de Janeiro. In Chile, stop in the city of Valparaiso, with its colorfully painted houses climbing the sharp hillsides, or if you prefer stunning natural landscapes, visit the countryâ€™s breathtaking fjords and massifs. Sail to Buenos Aires and attend a Tango lesson. Farther south, explore the icy natural wonder of Antarctica.