Dream beaches on the Caribbean and Pacific, charming colonial cities, ancient temples of the Aztecs, Toltecs or Maya and a lively indigenous culture - Mexico enchants with 1,001 faces.
Honduras is Mayan country, El Salvador scores with picturesque volcanic landscapes and in Nicaragua you can find wonderful colonial art, e.g. in the magnificent Granada.
Peru is rich in attractions. Machu Picchu is world famous but do you know the impressive ruins of Kuelap or the mysterious Chachapoyas?
Paraguay: The unspoilt river country in the heart of South America attracts nature lovers with two dozen national parks, biotopes, the Ypacaraí lake and the Itaipu reservoir.
South America seems far away in Suriname, the smallest independent country of the subcontinent, where many cultures unite peacefully and whose capital Paramaribo is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.