This might just be the ultimate destination for backpackers.
From surreal sunsets to ancient ruins, Brazil's neighbours enthral Bellinda Kontominas.
Meet the guide who makes Chris Hemsworth sound like he sucks helium for a living.
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The hills of Valparaiso are alive with graffiti art.
You've got to love the Spanish word "barrio". So much sexier than "neighbourhood".
A Galapagos Islands cruise operator has environmental concerns front of mind.
Big changes are under way, but in the meantime plan ahead and don't bank on getting great food.