Ecuador lies on the equator and has the monuments to prove it ... but there's one thing about Mitad del Mundo that nobody wants to talk about.
An enthralling firsthand account of the Inca Trail trek from Cusco to Machu Picchu. Learn what it's like for a newbie to hike the Inca Trail.
Brazil, the 5th largest country in the world, occupies almost half of the South American continent. Not only is it rich in both culture and natural beauty, it is also home to a third of the world's largest rainforest. So if you like both city life and outdoor activities, Brazil i...
Visiting the Kichwa of Ecuador during an Amazon tour includes a chance to photograph tribe members and get your face painted.
Ecuador bound? Here is a list of things to do in Baños, from soaking in its volcanic hot springs, to food, to extreme sports.
Photo essay of colorful colonial Cartagena, a city where old meets new in a seamless pattern of color, warmth and beauty.
Cartagena's narrow streets and gorgeous architecture have made its Old Town one of Latin America’s most popular destinations.
Can you cross the Darien Gap between Colombia and Panama? No road goes through the hazardous jungle, so what are your options?
Colombia’s most popular destination captures the heart of everyone who visits, but some Cartagena icons are not originally from there.
amaZOOnico, a volunteer animal rescue center in Ecuador's Amazonian rainforest, rescues animals from illegal trade and rehabilitates them.
Do-it-yourself advice on how to find and rent a fully furnished, short- or long-term apartment in beautiful Cuenca, Ecuador.
If you have a camera, the street life in Cartagena, on Colombia's Caribbean coastline, is one of the best reasons to visit.