South America

Looking for places to visit in South America? We share our tips on best countries to visit in South America including things to do, travel costs, itinerary ideas, city guides and more.

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18 Awesome Things to Do in Santiago, Chile

By Craig Makepeace | March 15, 2023

Are you thinking of visiting the Chilean capital but you’re not sure what things there are to do in Santiago? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Santiago is a large city with a laid-back […]

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16 Unmissable Places to visit in Bolivia, South America

By Craig Makepeace | March 12, 2023

Ahhh, Bolivia. A country of great beauty, stunning landscapes, and unique tourist attractions. A country with the highest capital city in the world, the largest salt flats in the world, mountains, jungles, lakes, and everything […]

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The 15 Best Cities in Chile to Visit in 2023!

By Craig Makepeace | March 3, 2023

Sometimes it’s the most underestimated cities and towns that leave the biggest impression on us as a traveler. While Chile is a top destination in South America for many, most people come to Chile for […]

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How To Go Sand boarding in HUacachina, Peru

By Craig Makepeace | March 1, 2023

Have you ever witnessed the raw beauty of a desert oasis? We hadn’t. We figured the only way to experience such a unique eco-system would be to travel to Northern Africa or the Middle East. […]

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Which side of Iguazu Falls is better? Brazil vs Argentina

By Craig Makepeace | February 28, 2023

If you’re planning an epic adventure across South America and are lucky enough to visit Brazil and Argentina, then you must make sure to visit Iguazu Falls in South America. This is one of the […]

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17 Ideas For What to Do in Medellin, Colombia

By David Lee | February 17, 2023

When it comes to destinations in Colombia to visit, Medellin should be at the top of anyone’s list. It’s the second largest city in Colombia, so you can expect there to be a plethora of […]

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13 Exciting Things to Do in Sao Paulo, Brazil

By Louisa Smith | February 14, 2023

Sao Paulo is one of those cities that will surprise you with how much it offers. It’s a city that’s thriving with culture; from its diverse neighborhoods to its dynamic art scene, you’ll find a […]

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22 of the Best Places to Visit in South America

By Miguel | September 28, 2022

South America is a vast territory that contains the Amazon Rainforest, the Mountainous peaks of the Andes, the remnants of some of the oldest civilizations, and two of the seven wonders of the world. There […]

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15 Unmissable Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

By Louisa Smith | September 14, 2022

Rio de Janeiro is a vibrant city known for its samba dancing, cheerful vibe, and stunning beaches. It’s also where thousands of visitors flock to for the most colorful and energetic parade on Earth; Carnival. […]

Tips for visiting Colombia

Colombia Travel Tips: 11 Things You Need To Know Before Visiting Colombia

By Anna Timbrook | March 12, 2020

Thinking about visiting Colombia? It’s a stunning country, with so much to offer – from amazing hiking trails to incredibly gorgeous white sand beaches. But, as with any new place you visit, it’s important to […]

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Why Colombia Travel is Best as a Solo Adventure (+ tips for staying safe)

By Samantha Glauser | February 4, 2020

After going on quite a few solo trips, I thought I had solo travel nailed. I felt comfortable going to many countries on my own and had traveled solo in the United States, Europe, Southeast […]

Things to know before you visit

15 Important Things to Know Before You Visit Buenos Aires

By Rebecca Arnold | March 16, 2019

While residents of Buenos Aires spurn the moniker, there’s really no denying that Buenos Aires’ nickname as the “Paris of the South” is fitting – the architecture doesn’t lie. But the most European city of […]

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