South America Travel Guide
With numerous white sandy beaches, Amazonian rainforest, colonial towns, and many other magnificent landscapes, South America is a continent worth visiting for every backpacker. Through this South America Travel Guide, we will look into the best time to visit, popular countries to travel, things to know and do in the South American countries.
South America has more than 70 UNESCO World Heritage Sites and over 300 National Parks. South America counts twelve to fourteen countries, extended dependencies, and internal dependencies. South America has one of the highest peaks called the Andes and has one of the longest rivers called the Amazon. South America is the fourth largest continent, with countless sights that attract several travelers every year.
Some places worth visiting in South America are the Iguazu Falls in Argentina, Angel Falls in Venezuela, Torres del Paine National Park in Chile, Amazon Ecuador, Galapagos, and Machu Picchu in Peru. You can enjoy a day of canoe rides on Amazon. You can go shopping in the indigenous markets in the streets of the colonial towns and other places. Music is yet another attraction of South America. Tango, Andean, Samba, Salsa, Brazilian, and Colombian music are famous in the South American region.
There are many glaciers, canyons, forests, volcanoes, and lakes you can visit in South America.