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Travel articles about South America

South America is an amazing continent to visit. It has a total of 13 countries with a total population of 385 million. The most spoken languages in South America are Portuguese, Spanish, English, Dutch and French.

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79 of the Best Places to Visit in Peru
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79 best places to visit in Peru

Visit Peru Peru is a country in South America that many people are curious to visit. The combination of tropical latitudes, vast mountain ranges, several topographical variations and the two oceanic currents, the Humboldt and El Niño, gives Peru a large diversity of climates. Peru is a country that has jungle, beach, tropical climate, desert […]

Amazing places to go when you Visit Venezuela
Country guides South America

Amazing places to go when you visit Venezuela

Visit Venezuela Venezuela is all over the news lately, so I felt the need to create an article about my travel to this beautiful South American country. On this page, I will share with you some amazing places in Venezuela that I had the chance to encounter throughout my trip. I visited Venezuela during my […]

Meaning of the Flags of South America
Geography South America

Meaning of the flags of South America

Flags of South America – National Flags The flags represent the national identity of each country. Each color has a meaning in the history of nations. South American flags vary on color and meaning. On this page, I list all flags of South America and their colors. Copyright: I own the copyright usage of these […]

Visit Buenos Aires
City guides South America

10 top places to visit in Buenos Aires – Argentina

Visit Buenos Aires The capital of Argentina is a vast city that stretches for dozens of kilometers. But its historical center, where the most characteristic points of interest are located, is relatively small. It’s not so compact that you can walk everywhere, but quite accessible from the many neighborhoods around it. Buenos Aires is a […]

Backpacking Travel Guide to Cross Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana
Country guides South America

Backpacking travel guide to cross Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana

The north-eastern region of South America is commonly called as “The Guianas”. The name Guiana means “land of many waters” and comes from local Amerindian languages. There are 3 main Guianas: Guyana (British Guiana) Suriname (Dutch Guiana) French Guiana There are 2 extra Guianas: Brazilian Amapá State (Portuguese Guiana) Venezuelan Guayana Region (Spanish Guiana) Georgetown […]

Chankillo, Peru - the 2,300-year-old solar desert observatory
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Chankillo, Peru – the 2,300-year-old solar desert observatory

Visit Chankillo The pre-Columbian history of Peru began about 15,000 years ago, until the times of the Inca civilization. This vigorous and indomitable Inca empire extended beyond Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Chile. The end of the Incas arrived with the Spanish colonizers in 1531. A mix of indomitable spirit, lack of serfdom, refusal to external […]

Driving in South America - Ecuador to Ushuaia road trip
Driving South America

Driving in South America – Quito to Ushuaia road trip

Driving in South America I started Driving in South America after having completed several months going through the jungle and up the Amazon River by boat. I decided to change my means of transportation. Why? I bought a car in Quito, Ecuador’s capital. All those months of backpacking, sleeping in hammocks, river boats and piranhas […]

South America Travel Guide
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Inspiring places to visit in South America – Travel guide

South America Travel Guide “South America is an amazing continent to visit. It has a total of 13 countries with a total population of 385 million. The most spoken languages in South America are Portuguese, Spanish, English, Dutch, and French. “ My Top South America 4th century BC Chankillo astronomical observatory, Peru Galapagos Islands, Ecuador […]

Inspiring Photos of Atacama Desert, northern Chile
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Inspiring Photos of Atacama Desert, northern Chile

Visit Atacama Desert Atacama Desert is famous, beautiful, and dry. In fact, Atacama is the driest place on Earth. Sheltered between the Atacama ocean trench and the Andes Mountains, this place offers breathtaking and Mars like landscapes. This desert region is all about 6000 m / 19685 ft high volcanoes, turquoise lagoons, desert wildlife, geysers, […]

Best Travel Experiences
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Best Travel Experiences

Best Travel Experiences Throughout the World, there are many wonderful places to travel to. Yet, some unique experiences remain secrets, only a few people having the chance to become involved with them. On this page, I will describe some of the best travel experiences I’ve had, examples that can easily provide inspiration and motivation for […]