South America

Uruguay's Best Beaches

If you want to lounge on an empty beach for hours, consider one of these trips.

Megan Miller
Jan 20, 2014

How to get there, when to go, and where to stay

Stephanie Pearson
Jan 30, 2013

Why Colombia May Become the Next Great Adventure Destination

No country on earth is more geographically blessed than Colombia, with its high-altitude peaks, lush jungles, pristine beaches, wildlife-rich rainforest, and strong coffee. Now that the guerrillas of the FARC are moving toward a peace accord, the land of cocaine and kidnappings may become the best unexplored adventure haven in South America.

Stephanie Pearson
Jan 14, 2013

Giant mining companies are tearing up some of the wildest places on earth to feed our hunger for gold. But do we even need it?

George Black
Dec 10, 2012

Top tips to survive Peru's famous century-old trek

Sep 28, 2012