According to tradition, Jarabacoa's name comes from the Tainos language meaning "place where water flows". Also known as "The City of Eternal Spring".
With a 200-year history, it has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage of humanity. It has spread from being an African American custom to being a national tradition, no matter race, social class or religious creed.
It only requires a tiny sense of adventure to uncover Cayman Island's greatest treasures: the hospitality of the people and nature's wonders above and below the sea.
Earlier this month we had a hurricane, tropical storms, tornado and tsunami alerts and two massive earthquakes impact across our region. And as this article is being written, another hurricane threatening the Caribbean. These natural disasters may only last minutes, but they can cause enormous damage.
Iguazu Falls is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and in 2011 it became part of the New Seven Wonfers of Nature. It is part of the protected rainforest ecosystem and split into two national parks: Parque Nacional Iguazu (Argentina) and Parque Nacional do Brazil (Brazil).
Tourism in Honduras has increased drastically over the past decade. In 2006, it was contributing $490.4 million dollars to the Gross Domestic Product and now in 2017, it has almost doubled.
Continuation to last month's article: Venezuelan Exodus to Colombia or Colombians Returning?
It was an honor celebrating our anniversary at the PAMM, a central destination on Miami's cultural map. The LARM Group team had the opportunity to visit and enjoy an after hours private tour of the galleries. Click on the link at the bottom of the article to see all the pictures.
As part of our 20th Anniversary Initiatives, the LARM Group offices have made sure to celebrate this huge success with their local teams.
Nowadays, Mexico City is a vibrant, world-class luxury metropolis named the number one place to go in 2016 by the New York Times.
The message we want to share with all Colombians, is to think twice before cloing doors to a Venezuelan, or in general to any foreigner as no one can know what the future holds and when one day you will need a helping hand from your neighbor.
La India Dormida (The Sleeping Indian Girl) is a mountain, located at El Valle de Anton, two hours from Panama City.
This new project called Alliance for Education Quality Project has been supported by the Government of Nicaragua and other institutions, because they know the need to strengthen the skills of Nicaraguan students by improving the quality of education.
With the support of our Parent Company, Mudanzas Mundiales, we have started a small donation program: materials for making signs which will be placed in rivers and other protected areas.
Strategic addition as part of our growth and stability and
Green and dense forests, sheer and aggressive hills, impressive falls, lagoons, cascades, rivers, creeks, parks and natural reserves with rich flora and varied fauna, both with exotic species, make of Paraguay a singular tourist destination.
Carrying on with their continuous improvement initiative, LARM Colombia obtains certification from an Integrated Management System, HSEQ + 27001
Most regions of Ecuador follow the traditional three-course meal of sopa (soup) and segundo (second dish), which includes rice and any kind of protein such as beef, poultry, pork or fish. Then comes the dessert and coffee.
"Don't worry, be happy. In every life we have some trouble, but when you worry you make it double. Don't worry, be happy. Don't worry, be happy now."
Why travel almost 10 thousand kilometers from Italy to Japan? If here, just around the corner, you can taste the best Italian pizza and the best sushi? Why cross the ocean from New Orleans to Spain, if in São Paulo, there are great Jazz and Flamenco nightclubs that can both be experienced in a matter of hours?
Enjoy this recipe for the perfect Peruvian Ceviche. Best option for the hot summer days coming up.
In 2017, we invite you to join us in celebrating 20 years of fulfilling our mission—to help thousands of families and individuals reach their dreams.
"The Happiest Place On Earth" - Tourism is one of the largest subdivisions of the state’s economy. With so many inviting attractions Florida is definitely a hot spot for tourists within the United States. In fact Orlando, Florida is considered one of the world’s most visited tourist states.
Belizean Cuisine has been influenced, like many other countries in this region, by a mixture of the different cultures that converged in this small paradise.
If you snorkel, you will find a great variety of tropical fish. San Blas offers festivals and gatherings at villages that visitors can witness to get a quick look at the culture.
PLEASE READ: Colombian VAT increases from 16% to 19% effective immediately on January 1st. 2017.
The Tren Sabores del Valle Wine Tours is a great way to learn more and even taste these wines. On this tour you’ll get an opportunity to travel around to different vineyards in the Colchagua Valley by train accompanied with music and of course wine-tasting.
Latin American holiday traditions vary from country to country and from household to household, but what they all have in common, is a time to reflect and share with loved ones.
There are several reasons to visit Colombia, and based on what was previously mentioned, Colombia has been recognized as the second out of the ten most desirable places to visit in 2017, so it can most definitely be referred to as "The South American Jewel."
During the summer season from mid-December to late March, this site is buzzing with tourists and full of activities and sport events, both during the day and night.
LARM Colombia is aware that implementing OHSAS 18001 is full of benefits such as: Identifying hazards on time and putting controls in place to manage them; creating the best possible working conditions; reducing workplace accidents and illnesses to cut related costs and downtime; among others.
Mombacho Volcano is not an extinct volcano is considered dormant.The volcano has a height of 1400 meters above sea level and it is totally covered with vegetation and a rich ecosystem of 50 species of mammals, 174 species of birds, 30 of reptiles and 750 species of flora.
They are well known for many different reasons, one definitely being the endless summer weather. It is an ideal vacation spot for families looking for that tropical atmosphere and beautiful scenery. Each island is unique and known for what they have to offer:
Continuation from the previous article: "COLOMBIAN PEACE AGREEMENT REFERENDUM 2016" published on 29/SEP/2016.
Trinidadian food is quite diverse from around the world marked by their different cultures. Daily dishes can vary from Asian, African, Indian, European and Creole cuisine.
Highest Honor Bestowed by Cartus Global Network Recognizes Outstanding Service and Performance
The international community agrees that the Colombian territory will be more attractive for foreign direct investment due to the improvement of the Colombian taxation to companies in a post-conflict scenario.
These enchanted islands are located in the Pacific Ocean, nearly 1,000 km from the mainland. There are fourteen main islands and twenty small islands.
This shows the difference between wanting to do it on my own versus being guided and helped throughout the process.
Arequipa, the White City is recognized for its historic heritage, natural scenery and cultural sites, as well as its gastronomy. Read on to discover all the details.
It was certainly an important cultural, political and religious center of our native inhabitants; however there are no specific details and a lot of research has to be done to discover more of its wonders.
Join us and the Board of LARM Group in wishing the best of luck and welcoming Mr. Snider to his new position.
Huehuetenango is the place to go, located in the western highlands of Guatemala. It is one of the largest departments in the country. Because of its different altitudes that reach up to 4,000 meters, it has diverse climates that range from cold to hot and humid.
The expansion was built to meet the demand on the growth of international trade, increase customer service and maintain competitiveness.
In the recent years, this town has become one of the most visited by tourists, all of them attracted by the breathtaking scenery that surrounds this area.
As a DSP we are already feeling the impact of the Olympic Games being held in Brazil. It is important to note that for DSP services, ideally Home Finding Trips and other services should not be scheduled during the Games as it will be quite difficult to coordinate a productive service.
An unforgettable experience that you will remember for a lifetime. Colombia is a culturally rich country; its gastronomy, music, art and folklore make it a unique place.
On the night of Saturday, April 16, 2016, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck the coast of Ecuador destroying buildings, homes, highways, hospitals and schools.
In an effort to keep you updated about anything related to the Zika outbreak in Latin America, we provide you with the tools you need to stay informed.
We are pleased to inform you that last December 21, 2015, our office in Colombia was audited and certified by the EuRA Global Quality Seal by the European Relocation Association (EuRA).
One Focus, One World, One Community October 7-9, 2015 - Boston, MA USA
Lying in the beautiful blue Pacific Ocean, some 20 km offshore from the Osa Peninsula at Drake Bay, Isla del Caño or Caño Island is an amazing marine biological reserve in Costa Rica. Part of Puntarenas province and just northeast of the Corcovado National Park, Isla del Caño is an island of considerable geographical and archeological importance. Fifteen kilometers from the Port of San Pedrillo
Vice President for Economic Area and Finance Minister, presented to the National Assembly the budget for 2015 that includes substantial improvements over 2014 budget. Finance Minister considers that the economy will grow 3%, so will the inflation, which in the last twelve months has recorded a jump of 63.4%, to then lose strength, and settle in the range of 25-30%.
BUENOS AIRES—Argentina’s government reported that the economy grew modestly last year, expanding 0.5%, even as many private-sector economists said gross domestic product shrank significantly in 2014.
The Panama Canal Expansion Observation Center is located in Colon, about an hour from Panama City. Follow the road to Gatun Locks and as you get closer you can see the signs to the new Visitor Center. At the Center you can enjoy the view of the new Panama Canal Locks construction...