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Popular Destinations

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  1. Amazon (15)
  2. Angel Falls, Venezuela (4)
  3. Buenos Aires
  4. Easter Island (6)
  5. Galapagos Archipelago (8)
  6. Iguazu Falls of Argentina a (10)
  7. Lake Titicaca (5)
  8. Machu Picchu, Peru (11)
  9. Nazca Lines, Peru (3)
  10. Patagonia (5)
  11. Santiago
  12. Tierra del Fuego (5)

Top 10 South America Tourist Destinations
Top travel sites to visit in South America

South America Cities Vie to Win New 7 Wonders Cities
South America nominations for the New 7 Wonders Cities campaign

Most Popular Cities in South America
These cities in South America are popular because in many cases they are points of entry, capital cities, and/or distinctive for particular attractions. Each has its own charm and ambiance, and all are, of course, well worth visiting.

South America's Top UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Travel to the top UNESCO sites in South America.

South America's Greatest Natural Wonders
Spectacular South America boasts so many marvels of landscape, wildlife, and natural wonders that it's hard to narrow the list to only these attractions... but these are a good starting point.

Top Beach Destinations in South America
The best beaches in South America

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Brazil
Brazil is a country of great natural beauty, and is home to a people of great ethnic and cultural diversity whose heritage is expressed in vibrant art, historical cities, and bustling urban centers. Here are some of the main reasons to visit Brazil.

Largest Cities of South America
The cities mentioned on this list are South America's largest, either by size, population or both. It's not surprising that Brazil, South America's largest country has five cities listed. Not all cities are tourist destinations, but each has its own attractions, history and sightseeing oppourtunities.

Most Visited South American Attractions
These are the photo gallery pages that were most viewed by visitors to this site. They may or may not reflect actual travel to and around South America, but do show interest in the various countries and theit most popular scenic or achaeological attractions.

Most Visited South American Cities
These are the pages that were most viewed by visitors to this site. They may or may not reflect actual travel to and around South America, but do show interest in the various countries and cities.

The Pantanal
The Pantanal is a huge wilderness region of swamps and marshes - wetlands created by the seasonal flooding of the river Paraguai and its many tributaries. Though it extends into the border areas of Bolivia and Paraguay, the bulk of the area is in the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul.

The Seven Natural Wonders of South America
The great natural wonders in South America

Best Non-Inca Ruins in South America
The best non-Inca ruins in South America

Rio de Janeiro

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