Q: We've heard that Suriname is an interesting and inexpensive place to visit. Where is it and how do we go about arranging a trip there? Also, do we need a visa and if so how much does it cost?
A: Suriname borders the Atlantic Ocean, Guyana, Brazil, and French Guiana. It's indeed a cheap and enchanting place to visit, with wildlife-filled rain forests and great beaches. You can fly to Suriname from Miami via Curacao on American Airlines. A visa is required and costs $45. To apply or for tourist information, visit surinameembassy.org.