South America consists of some of the most glittering countries in world where people find themselves into a hub of beauty and natural attractions. This part of the world is filled with world-class museums in Buenos Aires to the primeval archaeology of Cusco. It is a versatile region with an array of activities that beckons tourists from across the globe. So, let’ move forward and find out the best South-American travel places to visit in 2015.
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Rio in Brazil is a seaside place with a large area and iconic attractions such as Christ the Redeemer statue, Ipanema Beach, Sugarloaf Mountain, Copacabana Beach, Favelas and the iconic Carnival festival are all on board to entertain the people of all ages. It is such a place where everything is colourful and every minute of your trip would be vibrant, and chaotic. But, all the things are extraordinary and will make you crazy enough to say – I am at the best place in the world! Your visit to South America would be incomplete and to suffice your trip, you have to experience all of its attractions.
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Buenos Aires is the capital city of Argentina and the most European among Latin American capitals. It is an elegant city with great architecture and broad avenues. But, the most amazing thing of this city is the world’s sexiest dance – ‘Tango.’ Also, the city is a seductive place with great food is on board to make you feel Yummy! The cultural attractions, a multitude of shops and cafés have put together an exciting proposition for the tourists. This is why this city is called the ‘Paris of the South’ and you cannot but love the wide boulevards of this city. So go for all to consume your energy to discover the European city of South America.
Cusco is located in the Peruvian Andes and it’s a charming city. This city is also the gateway to the iconic Machu Picchu. This city has different names such as – Cusco, Cuzco, or Q’osco, but it’s the same gateway for Machu Picchu – the world’s most breathtaking sites. Machu Picchu was the Incan city, which was regarded as a sacred valley and it is most impressive pre-Columbian remnants in the world as well. I would suggest you to plan in advance for being able to see other sightseeing attractions – such as Plaza de Armas in the city. Also, you can make a list of the Incan remnants as well as colonial architecture like – temples, baroque, fortresses, Renaissance churches and mansions. So, enjoy while staying in Cusco because it remains one of the highlights of South America.
Quito is a World Heritage Site, which frequently neglected by the tourists. But, it is a top city among the South-American region. It is surrounded by the Andres Mountain and it is considered the world highest capital city. A unique fact about his city is that it is located at the center of planet Earth by the equator. Also, Quito is the best conserved historic city in Latin America. The streets are narrow and look like a labyrinth. They are also made of ornate churches and monasteries. Aside from the colonial abundance, this city is offering new sightseeing attractions like modern art museums and TelefériQo, which is one of the uppermost aerial lifts in the world for an overwhelming perspective of the city.
Cartagena in Colombia is situated on the Caribbean coast of Columbia. The city is home to the 16th Century plazas and it’s the best place for a time warp. The buildings are colourful with a beach attitude of life. The crowds are not foreign and the locals are enthusiastic enough to help you. This city is the best beachside place to visit in South America with a tropical climate. So, you can visit this city anytime.
Finally, here are my top South-American travel places to visit in 2015. Each of the places is different in terms climate, weather, and culture. So, make sure that you have included all of them in your bucket list. Finally a big thanks to parisprivateshuttle.com who are a leading Paris airport shuttle company and to top-paristransfer.com who are a leading Disneyland Paris shuttle company for providing content details to this article.