Latin America

A farewell to flippers?

A farewell to flippers?

As of May 5, 2018, the local government in Mexico City has prohibited attractions with dolphins in water parks. For now the decision only affects parks in the capital, but could be extended to the rest of the country, which has the largest number of dolphinariums in Latin America. The conflict between dolphinarium owners and […]

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Casa da Monica

Casa da Monica

The entertainment industry in Brazil is experiencing difficulties, but as many crisis experts maintain, the best ideas arise from the need to overcome problems… Astrid González Nariño takes a look at the ‘Casa da Mônica’ success story: a family entertainment centre located in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the centre is based on the popular Brazilian comic book franchise […]

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Gramado – the Brazilian city that means business when it comes to Christmas

Gramado – the Brazilian city that means business when it comes to Christmas

Santa, chocolate, lights, shows and snow. What’s not to like about the Brazilian city that has made Christmas a particularly popular – and very profitable – focal point of the year, asks Astrid González Nariño.

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