• Travel to The Pantanal, Brazil - Episode 405
    Travel to The Pantanal, Brazil - Episode 405
  • Travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Episode 394
    Travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Episode 394
  • Travel to Arequipa, Peru - Episode 393
    Travel to Arequipa, Peru - Episode 393
  • Trekking in Ecuador's Quilotoa Loop - Episode 392
    Trekking in Ecuador's Quilotoa Loop - Episode 392
  • Travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina - Episode 378
    Travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina - Episode 378
 
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Travel to South America

Travelers to South America can visit vast but shrinking rain forests, sprawling cities, colonial cities, Incan ruins, cattle country or awesome mountains. South America ranges from the tropics to the Southern Ocean. It is an inexpensive destination for those with a sense of adventure and perhaps a little knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese.

The Choco Museo:  A Place to Make Chocolate Where Cacao Grows

The Choco Museo: A Place to Make Chocolate Where Cacao Grows

Cusco Airport Arrival TransferCusco City Sightseeing TourFor those of you who get easily bored with museums, there is a new experience throughout Latin America made just for you.  It’s called the Choco …
Book Review: “Faces of Tradition” by Alverez, Franquemont and Coca

Book Review: “Faces of Tradition” by Alverez, Franquemont and Coca

“Faces of Tradition, Weaving Elders of the Andes” is a book that could be considered the equivalent of a church directory or an annual of the pillars of the community.  The cover …
Travel to The Pantanal, Brazil – Episode 405

Travel to The Pantanal, Brazil – Episode 405

Hear about travel to The Pantanal in Brazil as the Amateur Traveler talks to Daisy about her recent trip to this vast wetlands area. The Pantanal is south of the Amazon in …
Travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Episode 394

Travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Episode 394

Hear about travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as the Amateur Traveler talks to Kay from TheKayDays.com who is a University student in Rio. “Rio is often seen as a very tropical …
Travel to Arequipa, Peru – Episode 393

Travel to Arequipa, Peru – Episode 393

Arequipa Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoColca Valley Overnight Tour from Arequipa: Colca Canyon, Vicuna Reserve and Condors Hear about travel to Arequipa, Peru as the Amateur Traveler talks to Sam from …
Trekking in Ecuador’s Quilotoa Loop – Episode 392

Trekking in Ecuador’s Quilotoa Loop – Episode 392

Affordable Adventure Tours Under $995 USDUp to 25% Off Adventure Travel Deals Hear about trekking in Ecuador’s Quilotoa Loop as the Amateur Traveler talks to Kim Mance about her recent trip to …
Book Review: “Drive Nacho Drive” by Brad & Sheena Van Orden

Book Review: “Drive Nacho Drive” by Brad & Sheena Van Orden

I didn’t know anything about Brad, Sheena or Nacho when I agreed to review “Drive Nacho Drive“. But I admit anyone who names a Vanagon Nacho, gets my attention. And then they …
Travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina – Episode 378

Travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina – Episode 378

Hear about travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina as the Amateur Traveler talks to Leandro Gonzalez about his hometown. Buenos Aires is a large cosmopolitan city of 13 million people. Leandro tries to …
The Most Beautiful Island You’ve Never Heard Of – Morro de São Paulo, Brazil

The Most Beautiful Island You’ve Never Heard Of – Morro de São Paulo, Brazil

When you think of a tropical island your mind immediately conjures up stereotypes of crystal clear waters, palm trees and white sandy beaches. Morro de São Paulo exceeds all these stereotypes. Nestled …
Travel to The Guianas – French Guiana, Suriname, and Guyana – Episode 362

Travel to The Guianas – French Guiana, Suriname, and Guyana – Episode 362

Hear about travel to the Guianas (French Guiana, Suriname and Guyana) as the Amateur Traveler talks to Marcello Arrambide from wanderingtrader.com about his recent trip to these three South American countries. All …