By Natalie Andrews There are experiences that teach us. There are moments that seem to alter the passage of time. Then there are experiences powerful enough to change one’s perspective forever. The experience of international volunteering achieved all of these things for me — and more. I worked in Brazil on a volunteer placement through […]
Travel articles about the exciting continent of South America.
When to Visit Ushuaia and Other Questions By Monk Media WHY GO? Ushuaia is the southernmost town in the world, flanked by the most southern point of the Andes Mountain range. If you are interested in hopping on a boat to Antarctica, it is from Ushuaia that you would do so! The end of the […]
By Gary Joyce WHERE A collection of 420 islands, most uninhabited, in the South Atlantic Ocean off the east coast of Argentina. The islands occupy a space some 160 miles (west to east) by 85 miles. WHY GO Most people are familiar with the Falklands as a result of the 1982 British-Argentinean battle. Reminders of […]
As Remote As It Gets By Lucy Eglington WHERE A tiny speck of an island in the vast Pacific, Rapa Nui is the world’s most remote inhabited island — you can go more than 1900km in any direction without seeing another soul. The name Easter Island was given by the Dutch explorer Jacob Roggeveen in […]