South America Travel Guides
Activities to Enjoy in Stanley, the Capital City of Falkland
Contributed by Laura M. under Falkland Islands / Stanley
Stanley is not a very old city, as it was established in 1843. Only 1500 people live here, making Stanley one of the smallest capitals in the world. As capital of Falkland Islands, Stanley can be considered among tourist dest...
Things to Do in Paramaribo, Suriname
Contributed by Laura M. under Suriname / Paramaribo
Paramaribo represents the largest port of Suriname and is also its capital. There are many places to see in Paramaribo, starting with the beautiful colonial buildings, even those that are no longer in their best shape. It ...
The Iwokrama Mountains, An Adventure
Contributed by Laura M. under Guyana / Iwokrama Mountains
An incredible forest stretches almost one million acres in Guyana, and its name is Iwokrama Forest. This is one of the last untouched tropical forests on the entire planet, and one place where you can experience nature as it ...
The Intriguing Charm of Devil’s Island
Contributed by Laura M. under French Guiana / Devils Island
The name may not do it justice, but Devil’s Island, or Ile du Diable, is a place to behold. This interesting island is part of a group of three islands, located not far from the Kourou coast. Besides this island, you will als...
The Colonial Charm of Asuncion
Contributed by Laura M. under Paraguay / Asunción
The capital city of Paraguay, Asuncion, is also the largest city in the country. Its location on the banks of Paraguay River adds to the beauty of the place. Once you set foot in Asuncion, you will be engulfed in the local...
Visit Potosi, the Highest City in the World
Contributed by Laura M. under Bolivia / Potosí
There is no better place to be in order to feel on top of the world than Potosi, which is located at 4,000 meters altitude making it the highest city in the world. The Bolivian city is a very interesting tourist destination t...
Traveling to Medellin, Colombia
Contributed by Laura M. under Colombia / Medellín
In the past, Medellin had a gruesome reputation, being called the Murder Capital of the Planet, making it unappealing to tourists. Pablo Escobar was associated with the city, and the Medellin Drug Cartel was the organization ...
A Brief Look at Cuenca
Contributed by Richard L. under Ecuador / Cuenca
Although there are many interesting places in Ecuador, Cuenca -- whose full name is actually Santa Ana de los cuatro ríos de Cuenca -- has a unique appeal that sets it apart from the rest. Travelers to Cuenca must make it a p...
Where to stay in Jericoacoara
Contributed by Richard L. under Brazil / Jericoacoara
Despite being a relatively small fishing town, Jericoacoara is enjoyed by many tourists every year. In fact, many people who come here change their plans and decide to extend their stay. Jericoacoara has a great relaxing atm...
Curitiba Travel Guide
Contributed by Richard L. under Brazil / Curitiba
Curitiba city is the capital of Paraná State in Brazil and boasts the largest economy and population not only in the state, but also the whole of Southern Brazil. There are different theories about what its name means. One su...