South America

Below is a descriptive index of the sites and destinations in South America provided so far by Please note this list is far from comprehensive; more great sites are getting added each month! Browse the countries below in order to learn more about the destinations and download the audio guides.

You can also view these sites on our interactive map by checking out our World Atlas!

South America resources

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South America

Historically, Peru was well known for its rich silver mines. The country also holds one of the world’s driest places – The Atacama desert. The country’s second largest city is Arequipa and the cold Humboldt current runs of its coast.