Category South America

Tour Colombia Tomorrow For The Adventure Of Your Lifetime

Tour Colombia for the adventure of a lifetime; travel ancient highways and byways long overgrown and forgotten, leading nowhere in particular but to a place where the remnants of an important trading destination remain to this day.

Organising Colombia tours for parties of several adventurous like minded people, or for an individual personal itinerated back packing holiday, Colombiantravels.com, with an office in Sydney, Australia and a local office in Bogota Colombia, is the one stop shop for tours in Colombia, small group tours of destinations in Colombia that are on the beaten track and off the beaten track, or individual itineraries for backpacking adventures.

Colombia is set to be the hottest destination in South America for several years to come and getting there n...

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Famous Historical Attractions Of Ecuador

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If you’re looking for a holiday destination bursting with spirit friendliness and exciting natural diversity, then Ecuador could be just the place for you. As the second smallest country in South America, you’d be forgiven for thinking it may be quiet, but Ecuador actually packs a mighty punch for its size, so you’re sure to find fun waiting for you. One of the things that makes Ecuador such a great place to visit is the sheer diversity of its landscape. From the lushness of the Amazon basin to the majesty of the Andean volcanoes, you’ll find some unforgettable sights on a holiday in Ecuador.

Those hoping to understand a little of Ecuador’s history will find much to satisfy in Quito, the capital city...

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Beaches In Colombia

Colombia offers definitely excellent conditions for tourism. The appealing hotels in Colombia deliver really fantastic accommodation plus the attractions worth visiting are so much

Apart from the various amenities in Colombia hotels you’ll find also wonderful options for practicing water sports or just lie on the beach.

Beaches in Colombia are the ideal retreats for spending quality time with family members and friends. These beaches are apart from the hustle and bustle of the crowded cities and towns. Colombia is known for its beautiful and extended coastlines and also the golden beaches spread above it. A lot of of the beaches in Colombia are counted amongst the preferred tourist destinations in the Latin American nation.

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Whale Watching In Ecuador

Every summer between the months of June to October the warm waters of Ecuadors Pacific coastline turn into a breeding ground for Humpback Whales. The whales travel from the furthest southern seas to congregate on Ecuadors coastline for breeding. Because the whales are born without sufficient fat to survive in colder waters, the young are reared in the warm water until they’re big enough to survive elsewhere.

This time of the year is favourite for all nature lovers. People from all over the world come to observe these incredible creatures. So it wont seem strange why most of the beach hotels in Ecuador are entirely occupied.

If any mammal understands the value of life, it’s the Humpback Whale that migrates over 7000 kilometers each year from the cold waters of Antarctica ...

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Bolivia And Local Cultural

Holidays in Bolivia usually include a visit to Potosi, the highest City in the World. Its climates and temperatures are some of the most extreme and its landscapes too. The country, as a whole, has a sort of rustic, dry feel, but as your holidays in Bolivia takes you nearer the equator you also have the tropics, which are filled with thick greenery and fertility.Bolivia is like two countries in one, both physically and culturally. The differences are so noticeable it’s just not possible to describe the country as a whole. West-Central Andean Bolivia (with its primarily Spanish, Quechua and Aymara population) was the country’s center of wealth for over 400 years but has taken a slight downturn. Still, it is culturally and historically rich...

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Experience Amazing Travel Destinations in Argentina

Argentina is the land with a number of natural resources and thus developed into a desired destination to nearly all vacationers who are the priests of beauty. In addition, the valuable cultural heritage offered by this South American country helps it to be a vacationers’ attraction for all.

Tourist spots in Argentina pull a lot of vacationers from all sections of the world due to its interesting characteristic. Argentina has a lot of things in place for visitors be it the astonishing attractions completed by beautiful scenery or other amazing places like the lowest positions of South America. The country is also the gateway to one of the most amazing spots in the world which is Antarctica.

The country can be classified into four tourist regions – Buenos Aires, Central Region...

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Colombia Tours Open Up An Ancient Forgotten World

Colombia tours company and specialist travel company Colombiantravels.com is dedicated to creating magnificent holiday experiences whilst sustaining, supporting and encouraging the development and promotion of responsible tourism within this diverse and ancient land.

The founding father of Colombia Tours and travel company Colombiantravels.com Santiago Duarte believes in building a tourism industry that respects local regulations, values and customs and this philosophy runs deeply through the fundamental essence of the company and well informed and knowledgeable staff.

With an office in Sydney, Australia and a local office in Bogota, Colombia, the goal and ambition of the company is to organise memorable Colombia vacations while at the same time helping to preserve sen...

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Argentina Travel Guide – Beneath Buenos Aires

Most travelers visiting Buenos Aires during their Argentina vacation spend their time occupied with the city’s enchanting atmosphere, rich culture and grand architecture. What lies beneath their feet might seem much less interesting.

But one of the city’s most fascinating – and little known – places is actually hidden deep underground in Buenos Aires’ colonial San Telmo district, and it is below the foundations of a 178 year old mansion that you’ll find one of the most unusual museums during your entire Argentina travel experience.

El Zanjon de Granados is a subterranean window into Buenos Aires’ long history, revealing how life in the city has changed since it was first established by the Spanish conquistador Pedro de Mendoza in the 16th century.

A labyrinth of tunnels, pass...

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Spotlight on the Floating Islands of Uros in Peru

The floating islands of Uros, high up on Lake Titicaca, a short boat ride from Puno are the most unusual and interesting detours during many people’s Peru vacations.

 

The islands, constructed entirely from reeds, are home to a community of several hundred indigenous Peruvians who have lived in this high altitude world for many centuries.

 

Conquests by other Aymara tribes, competing for the highly fertile lakeside land, caused the local people to take to the lake in reed-constructed boats in a bid to escape their more aggressive rivals.

 

As natural fishers and boatmen, the people of Uros found lake life to be entirely satisfactory, and they gradually expanded their boats until they became islands in their own right...

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Hotels In Bolivia

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Bolivia hotels are not identified all over the world for their luxury. While there is undoubtedly a wide array of high-end and multi-star hotels to be found for the international tourist, the majority of accommodations within this small, landlocked South American country are characteristic of any developing nation. For this reason, Bolivia is not the glamorous tourist destination that many people hope for. Hotels in Bolivia are affordable but often run down.

Here is a short list of the most preferred places for accommodation in Bolivia.

1.La Paz could be the prime destination for a lot of tourists in Bolivia. This capital city is full of interesting and authentic cultural experiences...

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