South America

Beagle Channel in Chile

The Beagle Channel, the Straits of Magellan to the north, and the open-ocean Drake Passage to the south are the three navigable passages around…

Isla del Sol in Bolivia

Isla del Sol or “Island of the Sun” is a large island on Lake Titicaca, and part of Bolivian territory with several traditional communities,…

City of Quito in Ecuador

Quito, the capital of Ecuador, was founded in the 16th century on the ruins of an Inca city and stands at an altitude of…

Angel Falls in Venezuela

Angel Falls is the world’s highest uninterrupted waterfall. Located in Canaima National Park, the second largest national park in Venezuela, the waterfall tumbles from…

Rapa Nui National Park in Chile

Rapa Nui National Park is a protected Chilean wildlife area, the indigenous name of Easter Island, bears witness to a unique cultural phenomenon. A…

The Quilotoa Loop in Ecuador

Special, hidden places in Ecuador that only the locals know about are awaiting your discovery. Secluded hideaways, jungle retreats rich with rare orchids, birds…