A white church, the San Francisco Monastery in Quito, with brown roof and accents and two spires.

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.

A painted wall at the Huaca de la Luna with a face of Ai Apaec, a Moche god, in the center.

Moche Civilization: Northern Peru’s Ancient Artisans

Learn all about an ancient Peruvian culture, the Moche civilization. Their artifacts allow us to learn more about their daily life, history, religion, societal roles, and more.

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Gocta Waterfall: Peru’s Tallest Free-falling Cascade

Visit one of the world’s tallest waterfalls on your trip to Peru! Learn all about the Gocta Waterfall, a breathtaking place where the Amazon Rainforest meets the Andes Mountains.

A circular stone house weathered away in time at the Kuelap Fortress in Peru.

Kuelap Fortress: The Complete Visitor’s Guide

The pre-Inca ruins of Kuelap are unlike anywhere else. Discover all there is to know about this archaeological site in northern Peru, from its history to how to travel there!

A square dish with ceviche, lettuce, sweet potato, and corn.

20 Delicious Peruvian Foods to Try (With Recipes)

The top culinary destination in the world, Peru offers an incredibly diverse array of dishes. Discover 20 delicious Peruvian foods to try while visiting or to make at home!

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Galapagos Cruise or Land Tour: Which is Right for You?

Whether you take a Galapagos cruise or land tour, you are sure to have an incredible experience. Learn which option best fits your preferences and start planning your dream trip!

Waterfalls with a rainbow in front and and lush green trees behind.

25 Best Places To Visit In South America (With Photos)

The unique history, culture, and geography makes South America a remarkable place to travel. Learn more about the 25 best places to visit in South America below.

A full moon rises in a purple sky above mountainous rock formations in the Atacama Desert.

Top 14 Deserts In South America: Sand, Salt, and Solitude

South America has impressive mountains, rainforests, and coasts, but it also has incredible deserts across the continent. Learn about 14 of the best deserts in South America below.

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Quechua People: A Living Andean Culture

Explore the history, music, dress, language, and cuisine of the Quechua people.