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16 Incredible Things to Do in Peru (That Aren’t Just Machu Picchu)

Ready to discover the best things to do in Peru? From Machu Picchu to lesser-known gems such as Chan Chan, these are the places you shouldn’t miss. Much like many other people around the world, for a long time, my mental vision of Peru was twofold: llamas and Machu Picchu. With its famed ruins and …

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What to Pack for Peru: A Complete Peru Packing List

Planning your trip and not sure what to pack for Peru? This Peru packing list walks you through everything you need to consider and pack for your Peru trip! Ah, Peru… what a beautiful, rugged country located on the west coast of South America. Peru has a little bit of everything, from the rainforests of …

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9 Unforgettable Day Trips from Santiago, Chile

Discover the best day trips from Santiago, Chile with this inspirational guide. If you’re headed to Chile, you’ll likely end up flying into Santiago for some amount of time. Santiago’s a stunner – a unique city that’s sandwiched between the coast and the mountains. After taking some time to explore the city, it’s worth taking …

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How To Visit The Rainbow Mountain in Peru

Fascinated by the Rainbow Mountains of Peru? You’re not alone – get ready for a deep dive into this beautiful natural wonder. The Rainbow Mountains of Peru, known locally as Vinicunca, offer more than just an excellent hike or adventure. This multi-coloured mountain range is a feast for the eyes and food for the soul.  …

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Brazilian Kissing Culture: A Guide to Greetings in Brazil

What if, instead of a handshake, you greeted everyone you met with a kiss? What if it was totally normal to get so close to them you could smell their cologne or what they ate for lunch? Strange, huh? Not at all, if you’re visiting Brazil. One of the things that took me by surprise …

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12 Extraordinary Things to Do in Chile

From the dry, orange sands of the Atacama Desert, to the frothy, turquoise waterfalls of the Saltos de Petrohué, Chile is every nature lover’s paradise. Step away from the thriving capital, Santiago for our pick of the best things to do in Chile to inspire your travels. 1. Torres del Paine With towering, snow-capped mountains, …

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Tayrona National Park: Everything You Need to Know to Plan Your Visit

Tayrona National Park is Colombia’s best-kept secret. Pristine beaches, tropical jungle and exotic wildlife await those intrepid enough to make the trip. By Torie Ross Set along Colombia’s Caribbean coastline, the Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona is treasured among locals and a must-see for many visitors to the South American country. Colombia is increasingly known for …

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13 Amazing Things To Do In Argentina

Argentina barely needs an introduction – a vast country filled with stunning scenery, abundant wildlife and adrenaline opportunities galore. From the unbelievable Perito Moreno Glacier to the mindblowing Iguazu Falls, there are so many amazing things to do in Argentina that it can be hard to narrow it down. Here’s a treasure trove of places …

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