My interview with Cassey after her epic solo van trip through South America!
Welcome to the section of my site that’s all about my favourite place in the world – South America. I spent five months there travelling overland from Colombia to Brazil through six countries – and completely fell in love. This continent is so rich in adventure, culture, and gorgeous landscapes.
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Oh, and check out this post all about my five-month trip through South America for a breakdown of all my favourite travel stories. It’s a great way to get an idea of how to structure your own route!
All my latest South America posts are below, but reach out if you have a specific question and I’ll do my best to help out…
Staying in a favela in Rio – only to be woken up by the door being kicked down in the middle of the night by two bunk-bed-building trespassers!
A few of the best private Rio tours offered by fab local company Rio Cultural Secrets – to help you plan your trip to Rio de Janeiro!
From street art to ceviche, make the most of Peru’s capital with my round-up of some of the best things to do in quirky, cultural Lima…
Lima makes an excellent base for exploring the middle of Peru! These day trips from Lima are perfect for a day or weekend trip to escape the city…
A few frosty highlights from a Bolivia salt flats tour in May, at the start of the winter season. Plus tips on the best time to visit Salar de Uyuni.
The final week of our five-month South American Adventure was spent in Rio de Janeiro, one of the most colourful, fascinating, and enticing cities I’ve… Read More »Exploring Rio de Janeiro and Watching the World Cup in Rio
My take on Iguassu Falls Argentina – one of the most impressive natural sights in South America and a must-see in Argentina…
We finished off our five days in the Argentinian Capital with a bang! More of a nuclear explosion, really: the Fuerza Bruta Buenos Aires show… Read More »Fuerza Bruta Buenos Aires – What to Expect