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.

Woman cleans a Delta Airlines plane before the next flight to minimize the spread of Coronavirus.

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.

Flying over the desert of Peru and looking down on the Spider Nazca Line.

Nazca Lines: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Learn about the history, meaning, location and tour options for one of the world’s greatest mysteries, the Nazca Lines located in the desert plains of Peru.

Snowcapped mountains of Patagonia, one of the top places to visit in Argentina

25 Best Places to Visit in Argentina (Chosen By Experts!)

Learn about the best cities, mountain towns, deserts, beaches and Patagonian wonderlands to add to your personal list of places to visit in Argentina.

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.

Spot sea turtles, fish, colorful coral and more when scuba diving in the Galapagos.

Scuba Diving in the Galapagos: Your Complete Guide

Discover more about scuba diving in the Galapagos and scuba diving tours in the Galapagos, including best time to dive, best dive sites, what you’ll see, and how to book your trip.

The turquoise bay and sea vistas on the trail to the top of Cerro Tijeretas on San Cristobal Island.

San Cristobal, Galapagos: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Learn more about San Cristobal Island in the Galapagos, including history, best time to visit, wildlife, things to do, packing list, best restaurants, hotels and more.

White bowl filled with squares of dark Marana Chocolate, one of many chocolate brands in Peru

Peruvian Chocolate: The Ultimate Cacao Lover’s Guide

Browse this page to learn the history, growing regions, harvesting methods, traditional uses, workshops, brands and places to buy Peruvian Chocolate.

Group of 4 young adults with apron and chefs hat grinding cacao beans at a chocolate-making workshop

ChocoMuseo Offers the Ultimate Peru Cacao Experience

Learn more about ChocoMuseo, a chocolate museum located in Cusco, Lima and the Sacred Valley that offers workshops, tastings, cafe and gift shop with all things Peruvian cacao.