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Dec 11, 5 years ago

Top ten manmade structures in Latin America

Top ten manmade structures in Latin America

Here is a list of some of the most incredible, artificial structures in Latin America.
1. Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
A formidable, open-armed Christ overlooking the bays, beaches, and hills of Rio is one of the most iconic images …

Jul 19, 5 years ago

Recently Discovered Ruins of Chachapoya

Recently Discovered Ruins of Chachapoya

This is about as close to real-world Indian Jones adventures as it gets. The Chachapoya, known as the “People of the Clouds,” were an ancient, highly sophisticated civilization dating back to 750 A.D. that lived at over 3,000 meters in the …

Jul 7, 5 years ago

How far will your money stretch in South America?

How far will your money stretch in South America?

Of the many considerations to take into account when planning a trip in South America, cost of living is an important variable. Whether you’re backpacking and living on beans and rice or vacationing and living large for a week, knowing …

Jun 15, 5 years ago

Cuzco, Peru: More than Machu Picchu

Cuzco, Peru: More than Machu Picchu

Many tourists cruise through Cuzco with their eyes on Machu Picchu and miss out on the vibrant culture, art, and architecture. With cheap accommodations, great food, and a plethora of historical sites and activities, it’s easy to get cozy in …

Jun 2, 5 years ago

Cities Not to Miss in South America

Cities Not to Miss in South America

Cartagena, Colombia
Located on the northern Caribbean coast of Columbia, this city is one of South America’s most visually stunning and romantic cities. Established as a Spanish port, the city was fortified with forts and elaborate walls that still stand. Do …

May 29, 5 years ago

Peru by Bus

Peru by Bus

Unlike its northern neighbor of Ecuador, traveling by bus in Peru is convenient and comfortable, yet still affordable. A class of companies has emerged providing exceptional customer service and prioritizing safety.  Traveling on these long-distance buses feels more like being …