Thundering falls; dense rainforests; mist-shrouded peaks: South America is the formidable force of nature at it’s finest. Combine with this the vast continent’s cocktail of cultures, city life, and magnificent ancient ruins, and it’s easy to see why you’ll become addicted to exploring South America. Whether you’re an adventure seeker or a laid back, amble-through-the-streets type of traveler, it offers something to suit everyone. To give you a starting point, we bring you the top 10 spots in South America that need to make it to your bucket list – get going!
With miles and miles of salt stretching to the horizon, Salar De Uyuni may sound like a barren wasteland not worth your visit. But this unusual salt plain has the power to turn the ground into an illusory mirror – the biggest and most jaw-dropping mirror you’ll ever see. During the rainy season, water collects on the white salt plains. This thin sheen becomes ultra reflective: from bolts of lightning to twinkling stars, everything is reflected with crystal clarity. You can reach the Salar De Uyuni from San Pedro de Atacama in Chile via a one-way excursion taking three days.
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