Posts tagged south america
Santiago de Chile: One-Day in Chile's Capital

Are you looking for the best things to see and do and top attractions in Santiago de Chile, Chile's capital? Even if you have only one day spare on your itinerary, it is still possible to see the city's highlights, and in this post we will also outline other possibilities for travelers with more time. Read our travel guide on the best things to do in Santiago de Chile, tips on how to get around, what to pack, where to stay, how to stay safe.

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Hiking in Tierra del Fuego National Park

Did you make it that far south? Congratulations. Ushuaia is the world's southernmost city, and except for enjoying this fact, there are plenty of things to do. Our favorite activity in Ushuaia was hiking in Tierra del Fuego National Park. Read more in our guide including tips on the best hikes in Tierra del Fuego National Park, information on how to get to the park, where to stay and what to pack.

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How to Visit Ingapirca Ruins from Cuenca: A Guide for Budget Travelers

Ingapirca ruins are the largest archeological complex in Ecuador, and it is really worth to visit if you plan on traveling in this part of the country. Read our guide on how to visit Ingapirca ruins from Cuenca independently or with a tour, and our tip on how to make your trip more comfortable and cheaper.

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Is It Safe to Visit Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro?

Copacabana Beach is one of the must-visit places in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but unfortunately, this destination does not have the best reputation when it comes to safety. Is it safe to visit Copacabana Beach? This post will give you an answer, altogether with tips on how to stay safe, how to get to the beach, where to stay and what to pack.

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Catarata de Gocta: Hiking to the Most Impressive Waterfall in Peru

Catarata de Gocta is one of the highest waterfalls in the world, but interestingly, it was not discovered until 2002. Read our travel guide on how to get to Gocta Waterfall from Chachapoyas, how to hike to either Upper or Lower Falls, whether it is better to travel independently or with a tour, tips on where to stay and what to pack.

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A Photo Guide to Santa Catalina Monastery, Arequipa

Arequipa is one of the most beautiful colonial cities in Peru, but not every traveler knows that except for exploring the old town, climbing the volcanoes and hiking in the Colca Canyon, one of the best things to do in the city is visiting Santa Catalina Monastery. The place is incredibly photogenic, so get inspired by our photo guide to the red and blue city.

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Ouro Preto: Things to Do in Brazil's Most Beautiful Colonial City

Ouro Preto is a must-visit city in often overlooked Brazil's state Minas Gerais. The most beautiful colonial city is a former gold mining town, and during the Gold Rush, most of the exceptional buildings were built. Read our travel guide on visiting Ouro Preto, the best things to do in the city and tips on how to get there from Belo Horizonte.

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