Unseen Americas is an alternative news, culture and travel blog that explores those lesser visited spaces where the highway ends and the wilderness begins. From the sketchy US-Mexico border to the teeming rainforests of Panama, it is a constantly roaming, inquisitive presence.

Designed and written by travel writer Richard Arghiris and journalist Jennifer Kennedy, Unseen Americas draws inspiration from the cultural and geographic landscapes of eight diverse nations: Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. It features everything from colourful street photography to in-depth reports on indigenous struggles.



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Having toured 18 cities in 13 countries, the ‘Euro-Caravana 43’ human rights caravan ended its journey in London last Tuesday 19 May, marking the...

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"We are here to say that the struggle around the 43 students is a live struggle, it is alive today, and it’s not something...

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More than 40,000 protesters swept through the streets of Guatemala City yesterday, Saturday 16 May 2015, to vent fury over the nation’s unfolding corruption...

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Two indigenous Huichol shamans from western Mexico met a packed lecture theatre at the University of London’s School of Asian and Oriental Studies (SOAS)...