The first thing we did when we booked our flight to South America was to jump around the room giggling like maniacs. When we finally calmed down after 2.5 hours, the 2nd thing I did was to read everything I could about the best national parks in South America. I knew close to nothing about this colourful land; but I suspected beauty in all shapes and forms on this vast continent. And really, there is. After travelling there for almost a year, we’re putting together here our own top list of South American national parks. We didn’t have the chance …
Travel with us to the Northwest of Argentina! Discover Cafayate, Cachi, Salta, Jujuy, Tilcara and all the different llamas!
“The mountains are calling & I must go“, said naturalist John Muir while fighting to protect Yosemite in North America. Well, we’re confident that he would have said the same if he had paid a visit to the fantastic Lake District of Argentina. In the northern part of the Argentine Patagonia, this area reveals a string of lakes cheekily tickling a mountain background. It’s an ongoing source of outdoors activities for active travellers; but still, trekking Bariloche is the one pastime that just never gets old. Do you travel to Argentina to seek beauty? So make sure you add in …
If you LOVE secluded beaches with crystal clear water, choose Tayrona Park (or Parque Tayrona in Spanish). Anthony and I are not particularly beach people but Tayrona mesmerised us with its lush palm tree forest and its perfect combination of rocks and empty sandy beaches. Despite the high entrance price, this place is a no-frill site where high-end accommodation doesn’t exist and most overnight visitors camp on or near the beach. In this post, we give you practical travel tips and recommendations on how to go camping in Tayrona Park and how to fit this visit into your budget travel. …
Our fantastic self-guided camping trip to one of the most amazing places in the world. Discover Alto Shilcayo in the Amazon Rainforest of Peru.
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