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Yolo

Would You Ride Down the World's Most Dangerous Road?

Situated between the capital of Bolivia, La Paz and the outer district of Coroico, resides a road so harrowing and so unre...

South America

Spend a Day in the Silver Mines of Bolivia (Dynamite Included)

High in the colorful mountains of Bolivia sits the town of Potosí, a colonial era mining mecca placed at a breath-catching...

Adventures

A Real Live Oasis in the Heart of the Peruvian Desert

It's pretty common to think you're seeing a mirage at some point when you travel in South America. Teeming with tremendous...

South America

5 South American Foods You Don't Want to Eat, but Probably Will

You are what you eat…or so the saying goes. Modern food fanatics have taken this age-old proverb to heart becoming vegetar...

South America

It Takes a Flight, Boat and Hike to Make it to Angel Falls, But We Swear It's Worth It

We're not going to lie: getting to Angel Falls is no easy task. But what's that saying? If it's not hard, it's not worth it. As a world wonder, the sheer force of nature commands attention, as if you're looking up higher than the clouds. Located in an isolated jungle, the highest uninterrupted falls in the world stands an incredible 979 meters high and plunges 807 meters in depth.

Yolo

Yolo: Sleep in a Glass Pod Suspended Off the Side of a Peruvian Cliff

Anyone who has ever visited Peru will tell you two of the most popular places in the country are Machu Picchu and Sacred V...

Adventures

Colombia's Lost City is Dubbed the New Machu Picchu

When it comes to South America and exploring mysterious ruins, Machu Picchu is the one you always hear about. Yet, over re...

Peru

The Case of the Puzzling Peruvian Puquios Finally Solved

Lovers of intrigue would do well to plan a trip to Nazca, Peru. The flat brown plains and dry mountaintops certainly don’t...