South America Travel Guides, Stories & Resources
12 Must-Visit Hot Springs for a Rejuvenating Retreat: Iceland, Italy, Japan & Beyond
Embark on a wellness journey like no other as you explore the world's best hot springs destinations! Relax in the healing power of natural thermal waters.
Where to See the Southern Lights (Aurora Australis): 8 Best Destinations
The Southern Lights, or Aurora Australis, is an otherworldly spectacle gracing the skies of the southern hemisphere, from Patagonia to Australia and beyond.
Ancient Wonders of Tiwanaku: Exploring Bolivia’s Hidden Gem
Dive into the captivating world of Tiwanaku, Bolivia, and uncover its awe-inspiring monuments, temples, and celestial wonders.
Peruvian Food 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Traditional Dishes
In addition to extreme landscapes and beautiful beaches, Peru is known for its delicious and varied cuisine. Learn all about it here!
Biking in Bogotá: A Fresh Way to Discover Colombia
The diverse city of Bogotá has become a cosmopolitan tourist destination in recent years—here's one way to explore the Colombian capital!
Taking Advantage of Seasonal Lulls to Book Cheaper Vacations
Solo travelers looking for exciting destinations this year can take advantage of off-peak travel prices during the shoulder season and avoid the crowds.
Every Day is Earth Day in the Peruvian Andes
Earth Day first started in 1970, and while that may seem a long time...compared to the history of the Peruvian Andes, it’s a nanosecond!
10 Hiking Trails & Treks in Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park
With stunning glaciers, imposing mountains, turquoise lakes and much more, Torres del Paine is a fantastic destination for adventurers of all skill levels.
Exploring Sacsayhuaman: An Ancient Incan Fortress in Cusco, Peru
Journey into the world of the Inca Empire at Sacsayhuaman, uncovering architectural masterpieces and the enchanting beauty of the Sacred Valley.
15 Stunning River Cruises Around the World: Danube, Nile & More
Embark on a journey through history and culture with our guide to 15 of the world's most stunning river cruises, from South America to North Africa.
Explore the World’s 12 Most Iconic Hiking Trails
Discover 11 of the world's most famous and stunning hiking trails, including The Inca Trail, Haute Route, West Highland Way, and more.
Join a Community of Creative Minds: Artist Residencies Explained
Discover what it means to participate in an artist residency—learn about their many benefits, including housing, studio space, and professional development.
Beyond Machu Picchu: The Enigmatic Ruins of Choquequirao, Peru
Explore Choquequirao, the enigmatic Incan city hidden in the Andes, offering a unique experience beyond Machu Picchu.
River Rafting in the Peruvian Jungle
I’m sure there’s no better way to see Peru than from a rafting tour. Or if there is, I haven’t heard of it yet—and here's why you should go!