Tag: South America

Peru: Visiting a Rural Waterfront Market

Belen Market: Venture if You Dare By Julia Bassal As you enter Belen Market in Iquitos, Peru,…

Belen Market: Venture if You Dare By Julia Bassal As you enter Belen Market in Iquitos, Peru, the first thing that strikes…

Colombia's Caribbean Jewel: Santa Marta

Todo Bien in Santa Marta By Benton Graham Whether it’s an airplane, a hostel dorm,…

Todo Bien in Santa Marta By Benton Graham Whether it’s an airplane, a hostel dorm, or a mall, you will…

Colombia: Leticia, the City Lost in the Jungle

On the Amazon River, Leticia lies near the borders of Peru, Brazil, and Colombia By…

On the Amazon River, Leticia lies near the borders of Peru, Brazil, and Colombia By Alex Flann From the airplane,…

Argentina's Luxurious Living on the Pampas

Pampered living, Argentine style in three wonderful guest ranches By Joe David About an hour…

Pampered living, Argentine style in three wonderful guest ranches By Joe David About an hour from the aging belle époque…

Horseback Riding in Chiloe, Chile

  By Paola Fornari Castro is the shabby, colorful capital of Chiloe, two thirds of…

  By Paola Fornari Castro is the shabby, colorful capital of Chiloe, two thirds of the way to the southern…

Chiloé, off the Coast of Chile, an Adventure with a Dwarf

By Lisa Alpine Fishing with the Dwarf and the Otter “What is your favorite place in…

By Lisa Alpine Fishing with the Dwarf and the Otter “What is your favorite place in all the countries you’ve visited?”…

Machu Picchu: Sacred Valley of the Incas

A Journey to the Greatest Archaeological Find of the 20th Century By Sonja Stark “Few romances…

A Journey to the Greatest Archaeological Find of the 20th Century By Sonja Stark “Few romances can ever surpass that of the…

Bolivia: Biking the 'Death Road' in the Andes

By Elizabeth Dickinson Sitting on the edge of the road, legs hanging over the side,…

By Elizabeth Dickinson Sitting on the edge of the road, legs hanging over the side, feet just above a ledge…

Ecuador: Boobys and More on Isla de la Plata

Isla de la Plata and a lot of Booby’s Off the coast of Ecuador, an…

Isla de la Plata and a lot of Booby’s Off the coast of Ecuador, an island where rare birds thrive…

Uruguay: Colonia del Sacramento

  Colonia del Sacramento, UruguayPreserving the City's Past By Beth Reiber Friends gather at the…

  Colonia del Sacramento, UruguayPreserving the City's Past By Beth Reiber Friends gather at the old wharf for conversation and…

Chile: Biking in Patagonia

Biking 'where bikes don't belong' By Stephen Fabes “We’ll have to cycle through at least…

Biking 'where bikes don't belong' By Stephen Fabes “We’ll have to cycle through at least one swamp!” announced Tim, suddenly…

Paraguay's Carnival: Cheap Fun

Carnival in Paraguay! Don’t forget your snow spray and sunglasses By Adam Lambert You are…

Carnival in Paraguay! Don’t forget your snow spray and sunglasses By Adam Lambert You are backpacking through South America and…