Facts about South America
South America is an incredible vacation destination for many tourists and travelers. The varied landscapes and cultures will delight and inspire every visitor. Argentina offers gorgeous green landscapes and bustling city nightlife. In Brazil, tourists who may be interested in taking in the culture and relaxing can immerse themselves in outings filled with music, dancing, and merriment. Ecuador charms every visitor that travels to its beautiful mountains, lush cloud forest, or Pacific coast; adventure vacationers and outdoor enthusiasts are taken in by Ecuador’s Amazon Basin and Andean volcanoes. Peru offer visitors a unique blend of cultural experiences with almost-African music, impressive Catholic churches, and textiles inspired by times long past. Of course, among these incredible scenes and cultural experiences, there are also a number of ways to make a difference and help a community in need.
Volunteer vacationers and those interested in responsible tourism can help non-profits and service projects when they pack for South America. Many charitable groups are in need of donations. Voluntourists interested in helping children can donate school supplies to many South American non-profits; these groups are helping to reach children who may otherwise not receive an education. Humanitarians can also reach out to groups working to deliver medical care to locals; these groups accept donated medical supplies to ensure wellness among the local communities.