South America Travel Articles

 
Brazil’s Paradise Island – Fernando de Nornha
Brazil’s Paradise Island – Fernando de Nornha Brazil is a country full of places to explore, have an adventure or just relax and watch the sun setting. Anthony found all this and more on one tiny group of Islands 340km off the North East coast.
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I’ve been up the mountain and I had a choice – Huayna Potosi, Bolivia
I’ve been up the mountain and I had a choice – Huayna Potosi, Bolivia Huayna Potosi, a 6088m mountain 15 miles or so north of Bolivia's capital La Paz is often described as the 'most accessible' of any 6000m+ mountain. Michael Bonnet put this theory to the test and found it anything but accessible.
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Mate: Drink up the Culture – Buenos Aires, Argentina
Mate: Drink up the Culture – Buenos Aires, Argentina When you visit parts of South America you'll surely notice that most people are all drinking a strange hot beverage. Rachel Ward found out all about it while going to school there, and tells us the deal here.
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A Desperate Vegetarian Goes to Peru
A Desperate Vegetarian Goes to Peru Helen Patrice hadn't eaten meat in 20 years, but now she was facing an iron deficiency and a trip to notoriously carnivorous Peru.
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Poncho Plaza: Stretching Your Dollar in Ecuador’s Famous Market – Otavalo, Equador
Poncho Plaza: Stretching Your Dollar in Ecuador’s Famous Market – Otavalo, Equador This beautiful town of Otavalo, nestled between the volcanoes Imbabura and Cotacachi, is both picturesque and historically significant. Tiffany Parker finds that it's the place to go to collect those lovely souvenirs that will aid in showing off your travels to friends, family, and unsuspecting door-to-door salesmen.
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Vegetarian Travel Tips for South America
Vegetarian Travel Tips for South America South America is known for its meat, among other things, and this can make planning a visit a real challenge for a vegetarian. But fear not, as Lauren Quinn gives us expert advice on exactly how you can do it with ease.
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Subways of South America – Your Underground Guide
Subways of South America – Your Underground Guide Fans of underground railroads might not realize that South America is packed with the things. Eileen Smith gives us a complete guide loaded with interesting trivia.
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On Open Tickets – Odds’n’Ends
Thinking of buying open tickets? Think again - it's for your own good, says Edward Hasbrouck.
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Time Off in Taganga – Taganga, Colombia
Chris Vezey found Taganga, Colombia to be a strange place with odd people.
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Brazilian Music: Where to buy and where to listen
Brazilian Music: Where to buy and where to listen Guide to Brazilian music, it's many different styles, forms and musicians.
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