Fort Lauderdale Florida

Fort Lauderdale – Florida’s Sunny Gateway to the Everglades

Anyone dreaming of a carefree, casual summer vacation in Florida should definitely shortlist Fort Lauderdale. The eighth largest city in the popular US state, nicknamed “Sunshine State”, has everything that makes a great beach vacation – and a little more. See Abbreviationfinder.org for acronyms about Fort Lauderdale. Because Fort Lauderdale is recommended not only with wonderful […]

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Fortifications of Portobello and San Lorenzo (World Heritage)

Fortifications of Portobello and San Lorenzo (World Heritage)

The city of Portobelo, located on the Caribbean coast of Panama, was once an important transshipment point for transatlantic trade between South America and mainland Spain. The mighty fortifications served as protection against pirates and privateers like Francis Drake , who were after the goods and silver treasures. The bay of Portobelo was named (»Beautiful […]

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Guatemala Travel Warning

Guatemala Travel Warning

Crime Compared to Germany and many other countries, including Latin American countries, Guatemala has a high crime rate according to youremailverifier. In addition to general street crime, Guatemala is the scene of violent clashes among drug cartels and between drug cartels and the state security forces, but also of fatal acts of violence between families, […]

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Houston Texas Travel Guide

Houston, the “Space City”, is the fourth largest city in the USA and home to NASA and the Johnson Space Center. In addition, the city offers numerous attractions, such as the 17-block theater district, over 18 different museums or the diverse restaurant landscape that leaves nothing to be desired. This abundance already gives an idea […]

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Travel to Dominican Republic

SURPRISING ISLAND PARADISE Aside from the package tourism, the Dominican Republic surprises especially in the south with untouched bays , picturesque nature and the impressive mountain landscapes of the Cordillera Central up to 3,000 m altitude, the so-called “Dominican Alps”. Also worth seeing are the lively colonial capital Santo Domingo , the flamingos in the […]

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Trips to Trinidad and Tobago

ISLAND SISTERS IN THE CARIBBEAN The two island beauties of Trinidad and Tobago are located northeast of Venezuela, between the Caribbean and the Atlantic. While Tobago is particularly suitable for beach holidays , travelers appreciate Trinidad for its cultural highlights and many fascinating nature experiences . According to recipesinthebox, Trinidad is particularly popular with ornithologists: […]

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USA

United States Public Policy

Current policy United States is a country located in the region of North America. Republican Donald Trump took office in 2017 and essentially runs typical right-wing politics, with tax cuts and liberalization. However, with a burdus and unpredictable appearance, he differs radically from former presidents and his suitability is questioned by many. But when he […]

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Panama

Panama Public Policy

Current policy Panama is a country located in the region of North America. The 2019 election led to the long-dominant center-left Revolutionary Democratic Party (PRD) retaking the presidential power in Panama, after ten years in opposition. But that was far from the walk-on victory that had been predicted: Laurentino “Nito” Cortizo won by a slight […]

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Mexico

Mexico Public Policy

Current policy Mexico is a country located in the region of North America. Mexico has for the first time since December 2018 a marked left-wing president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, and the Congress is also dominated by left-wing parties. López Obrador has promised profound changes, which enthusiasm for many voters who are tired of corruption, […]

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Jamaica

Jamaica Public Policy

Current policy Jamaica is a country located in the region of North America. In practice, Jamaica has a two-party system with two parties replacing each other in office. The right-wing Jamaica Workers’ Party (JLP) returned to power in 2016, after four years in opposition. New Prime Minister Andrew Holness, who also held the post for […]

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Honduras

Honduras Public Policy

Current policy Honduras is a country located in the region of North America. The right-wing Nationalist Party has ruled Honduras since 2010 and the president since 2014 is Juan Orlando Hernández. The military has continued to influence politics, despite the fact that it has been over 30 years since the transition to civilian rule. Prior […]

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Grenada

Grenada Public Policy

Current policy Grenada is a country located in the region of North America. In the 2013 election, the New National Party (NNP) regained power after nearly five years in opposition. Prime Minister Keith Mitchell was successful in his intention to address Grenada’s financial problems. But he did not get the residents with him in the […]

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Dominica

Dominica Public Policy

Current policy Dominica is a country located in the region of North America. The Social Democratic Labor Party has been in power since 2000 and won four parliamentary elections in a row, but the margin of opposition has decreased. High unemployment, crime and poverty are important political issues. Since the 2005 elections, the Labor Party […]

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Costa Rica

Costa Rica Public Policy

Current policy Costa Rica is a country located in the region of North America. The bipartisan system that practically prevailed in Costa Rica for decades was broken in 2014, when the presidential election was won by the center-left Party Citizens Action (PAC). Despite quite dissatisfaction with the government, PAC’s candidate also won in the 2018 […]

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Canada

Canada Public Policy

Current policy Canada is a country located in the region of North America. The 2015 parliamentary elections led to a shift in power, when the Liberal Party won its own majority in the lower house. New Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s open leadership style and progressive appearance were, for many Canadians, a welcome contrast to the […]

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Belize

Belize Public Policy

Current policy Belize is a country located in the region of North America. In November 2015, the ruling Conservative United Democratic Party (UDP) won its third straight election in Belize. Prime Minister Dean Barrow wanted to take advantage of a favorable opinion and the country’s strong economic growth, announcing the election at short notice. Earlier […]

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Barbados

Barbados Public Policy

Current policy Barbados is a country located in the region of North America. The Democratic Workers’ Party (DLP) has been ruling Barbados since 2008. The party managed to retain the government’s power in the 2013 elections by a marginal margin. In the February 2013 parliamentary elections, DLP won just over 52 percent of the vote […]

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Bahamas

Bahamas Public Policy

Current policy Bahamas is a country located in the region of North America. In practice, the Bahamas has a two-party system. The left-liberal PLP ruled in May 2017, when the more right-wing FNM returned to office after five years in opposition. The FNM leader and physician Hubert Minnis became prime minister. Central domestic policy issues […]

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