Situated in the southern hemisphere, South America is the wilder of the Americas, and a continent of superlatives. Its land awash in ancient history, mind-boggling landscapes, exotic wildlife and rich cultures. It has many beautiful places designed by nature like mountains, waterfalls or some of the deepest lakes on the planet. from world-famous landmarks of Machu Picchu in Peru or Christ the Redeemer in Rio De Janeiro, to an adventure trek to the Torres del Paines in Patagonia. South America is packed full of adventure.

Top 8 Things To Do In Easter Island

Top 8 Things To Do In Easter Island

pEaster Island, also known as Rapa Nui, is a tiny volcanic island halfway between Oceania and South America, at the southeastern most point of the Polynesian triangle. Easter Island is mostly famous for the Moai, massive human figures carved from stone by the Rapa Nui people between 1250 and 1500 AD. The 887 giant Moai…

Top 10 Things To Do In Rio De Janeiro

Top 10 Things To Do In Rio De Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is known as the “Marvelous City” for a reason. Actually for many many reasons. Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city of Brazil and the sixth in the Americas. “Rio” as most people call it,  is one of the main tourist destinations in the Southern Hemisphere, famous for its beaches, Carnaval celebration and…

Top 10 Things To Do In Buenos Aires

Top 10 Things To Do In Buenos Aires

First established by the Spanish in 1536, The capital and largest city of Argentina, Buenos Aires, is a magnificent city. You will find impressive architecture, fine dining, world-renowned nightlife, and a big emphasis on culture, literature, art, Tango and music of all forms. Buenos Aires is part European, part Latin American filled with new boutiques, galleries, and cafés…

Amazing Overlook In Brazil Becomes Hot Photo Spot2

Amazing Overlook In Brazil Becomes Hot Photo Spot

People from all over the world are flocking to a cliff in Rio de Janeiro, to take death-defying adventure photos overlooking the ocean below. It all started in November 2015 when Luis Fernando Candela was photographed by his girlfriend and appeared to be hanging off a cliff above a 300 meter (1,000 ft) drop. [instagram url=https://www.instagram.com/p/-Y6_oWpbtJ/?taken-by=pedradotelegrafo hidecaption=true width=1024]…

Top 8 Things To Do In Uruguay

Top 8 Things To Do In Uruguay

Tucked in between Brazil and Argentina, tiny Uruguay is often missed out or forgotten about. The common misconception is that there aren’t many places to visit in Uruguay. However, all those who travel to Uruguay will fall in love with the country. With Spanish and African influences, this is one of South America’s most intoxicating countries. Check…

Top 6 Things To Do in Falkland Islands

Top 6 Things To Do In Falkland Islands

Located off the southern tip of South America, some 480 km (300 miles) from the coast of Argentina, the Falkland Islands (also known as Malvinas) are a British Overseas Territory. A natural paradisiac archipelago of more than 740 islands. The islands boast white sandy beaches, clear turquoise waters and an abundance of native and migratory wildlife…

Top 5 Things To Do In Suriname

Top 5 Things To Do In Suriname

Located on the Atlantic coast of South America, Suriname is a tiny country and a former Dutch Colony with a very interesting history. It was first colonized by English, then by Dutch, and was influenced by different cultures. We have made a list of the Top 5 Things To Do In Suriname. 1 Galibi Nature Reserve – Located in…

Top 4 Things To Do In French Guiana

Top 4 Things To Do In French Guiana

Christopher Columbus first sighted French Guiana in 1498, deep in equatorial South America. French Guiana is a department of France bordering Brazil, Suriname, and the Atlantic since they settled in the region in the 17th century. It has few people, a vast amazon rainforest, savanna and a long coast along the Atlantic Ocean. Here are the Top 4…

Top 5 Things To Do In Guyana

Top 5 Things To Do In Guyana

Guyana is a sovereign state, located on the northern coast of South America. Culturally, it is considered part of the Anglophone Caribbean. It sits alone on the continent of South America as an former British colony, sharing a Caribbean flavor where English is the first language and cricket the national sport. It is an untravelled…

Top 6 Things To Do In Paraguay

Top 6 Things To Do In Paraguay

Paraguay is one of the hidden gems in South America. Despite being enviously situated at the heart of one of the most thrilling continents on the planet, it is ignored by most travelers. Paraguay is a country that exhibits Some of the greatest examples of architecture with modern cities and vast exotic natural reserves with a total…

Top 8 Things To Do In Caracas

Top 8 Things To Do In Caracas

Caracas, the capital of Venezuela, is one of the most dangerous cities in the world, but despite of its bad reputation because of the violence and pickpockets, this city has plenty of attractions to deliver to its visitors. It is the political and financial capital of the country and at one point in history it was a favorite…

Top 10 Things To Do In La Paz

Top 10 Things To Do In La Paz

The capital of South America’s poorest country has a mix of modern capitalism, Spanish colonialism, and ancient Inca traditions. While not the official capital of Bolivia, which would be Sucre, La Paz has more government departments. It nestled in a valley and scrambling up hills more than 3658 meters (12,000 ft) above sea level makes it the highest capital…

Top 10 Things To Do In Santiago

Top 10 Things To Do In Santiago

Santiago is the sprawling capital city of Chile, often praised for its idyllic location, surrounded by snow-capped mountains. It has a population of over 6 million people and is divided into ‘comunas’ which are similar to large suburbs, each with their own city council. Here, ancient traditions coexist with 21st century life on every street and in…

Top 10 Things To Do In São Paulo

Top 10 Things To Do In São Paulo

When I think of great architecture, amazing food, lovely people, excellent entertainment, 90 wonderful museums, 54 green parks, beautiful language and incomparable melting pot in South America that has one name only: Sao Paulo. This metropolis is always welcoming to all those who pay a visit. Whether you go on business or pleasure, Sao Paulo has an…

Top 10 Things To Do In Lima

Top 10 Things To Do In Lima

Lima was founded on January 18, 1535, as Ciudad de los Reyes (City of the Kings), by Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro. It became the capital and most important city for the Spanish Kingdom in the New World within the next years. It quickly became the epicenter of culture, religion, architecture, trade, fashion and more in…

Top 10 Things To Do In Bogota

Top 10 Things To Do In Bogota

Bogotá, the capital and largest city of Colombia, with more than 7 million residents. It is home to a vibrant restaurant scene, world-class museums, surprising wild nightlife and a charming colonial quarter with classical and progressive architecture that makes it one of the greatest and most beautiful cities on earth. More than everything, Bogotá is all about its people; warm, charming,…

Machu Picchu is the Incan Big Apple

Machu Picchu Is The Incan Big Apple

I was 11 years old when I heard this name for the first time. I was intrigued even by the sound of it. I read and studied about it for months and then my father took me to visit it. Not even for one second did I ever imagine that Machu Picchu would become, only 7…