The Best Time to Visit Patagonia in Chile and Argentina

Each of Patagonia’s seasons has something magical to offer intrepid travelers. Plan the best time to visit Patagonia with our Patagonia weather guide below.

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The 20 Best Places to Visit in Ecuador

There are many incredible places to visit in Ecuador. Discover the top 20 Ecuador destinations like the Galapagos Islands, Quito, Cotopaxi Volcano, Amazon Rainforest and more.

Quipus were ancient Andean recording devices made of strings and knots that kept track of information for the Inca.

Quipu: The Ancient Computer of the Inca Civilization

Learn about the history and purpose of the quipu, with insights from anthropologist and best-selling author of The Last Days of the Incas Kim MacQuarrie.

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Argentina’s Tierra del Fuego National Park Travel Guide

Tierra del Fuego National Park is the perfect destination for outdoorsy travelers. Learn about Tierra del Fuego tours and weather, getting there, where to stay in Ushuaia and more.

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Aguas Calientes: Visiting Machu Picchu Pueblo

This detailed travel guide for Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu Pueblo) contains everything you need to know about when to visit, what to do, buses to Machu Picchu and more.

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Coronavirus in Peru: FAQs About COVID-19

All the latest about traveling in Peru during the COVID-19 pandemic, including international flight, Machu Picchu and Inca Trail news.

Three bowls of quinoa. One filled with red seeds, one filled with black seeds and another one filled with white seeds

What is Quinoa? A Guide to the Peruvian Superfood

Native to the Andean Highlands, quinoa has taken the world by storm. Why? Learn all about the health benefits of this Peruvian superfood, how to cook it and much more!

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WiFi in Peru: Stay Connected While Traveling

If you are searching for WiFi in Peru, look no further! Discover the various connectivity options, typical internet speeds, and info about WiFi in Peru’s top destinations here.

One white and one brown alpaca overlook Cusco city. The white one has a rainbow fleece collar.

What’s the Difference Between a Llama and an Alpaca?

Across the Andes Mountains, you are sure to spot llamas and alpacas. But which is which? Learn how to tell the difference between llama and alpaca in this guide.

Woman with facemask to protect herself from catching coronavirus in Ecuador and during flight

COVID-19 in Ecuador: Here’s What You Need to Know

Your questions about COVID in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands answer, including important information about borders, quarantines, safety tips and more.