Traveling cross-country by bus can be long and tedious in any country, and South America certainly presents its own challenges. But this form of travel can also be an incredibly rewarding and eye-opening experience, especially in South America, where you'll find some of the most beautiful scenery to gaze at our your bus window.
Most people have heard of the Galapagos Islands, Machu Picchu or Torres del Paine, but did you know that South America has over 300 more spectacular national parks and nature reserves? Simone Cannon de Bastardo takes you on a tour of some of the best.
It may be cold and snowy in the Northern hemisphere, but in South America, the days are warm, sunny and filled with summertime outdoor activities. Simone Cannon de Bastardo shows you where to head to escape the deep-freeze.
The Private National Heritage Reserve of Cristalino is breath-taking area of Brazil that wild-life lovers will fall in love with. Justin Nidel recommends bringing a good camera to get shots of some of the beautiful birds you'll see while you're here.
Think maneuvering the streets of Buenos Aires is a breeze? Think again. Having been schooled and scolded by her in-laws, Cara Brunello offers a few tips on how to dodge the obstacles of this capital city like a pro.