South America Articles
Mykel and Ruth Hawke, the reigning king and queen of survival, are facing their biggest challenge yet -- the only problem is they have no way to prepare.
Where do our gemsones come from? We asked geologist and host of Gem Hunt, Bernie Gaboury, to give us a rundown of some of the world’s biggest producers of shiny, sparkly, eye-catching stones.
From jetting over turquoise water in Spain to digging your own hot tub in New Zealand, here are the world’s sweetest water activities that take beach days to the next level.
The days are getting shorter, but don’t let September pass by without a vacation. Kick off fall with leaf-peeping in New England or make time for trekking the Inca Trail in Peru.
Don’t be fooled by the beautiful beaches, friendly people and fun parties. Rio de Janeiro has a reputation for being unsafe for unsuspecting tourists. Stay safe with our helpful tips.
Before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympics, find out how to score the best apartment in Rio. Get expert advice on how to pick the perfect place to stay.
Get an adrenaline rush! See which places we recommend extreme adventure junkies go for an amazing whitewater-rafting adventure.
Where's your sense of adventure? Go trekking on one of our top 10 favorite hikes around the world, including West Highland Way, Machu Picchu and Sentiero Azzurro.
Put your mind at ease. We provide solo travelers with a few options to help them choose the best tour company to suit their needs for an amazing outdoors and adventure trip.
See which fun, bromance-friendly destinations we picked to hang out with the fellas, including the best place for the sun worshipper and the best place for the stripper-loving hipster.
Experience the greatest show on Earth in Rio de Janeiro. Get the inside scoop on the city's epic Carnival celebration, including what you should know about the hottest Carnival parades and balls.
Put on your best walking or dancin' shoes! We're about to take you on a exclusive bar-hopping tour of some of the hottest bars and clubs in São Paulo.
Grab your sunglasses, slip into something sexy, and watch the sunset from one of the world's most romantic beaches and islands.
Samba your way into a São Paulo carnival parade. Find out why this city’s celebration rivals Rio’s carnival, and where you should go and do to experience the fun, over-the-top festival.
Explore the beautiful beaches of Brazil’s São Paulo state. Go seal watching near Pernambuco beach, kayaking at Tabatinga or head to Ubatuba, the state's surf capital.