South America is made up of 13 countries that all have breathtaking views. The Andes Mountains stretch across the continent as the longest mountain range in the world. You might catch a glimpse of a Pink Flamingo or Hillstar Hummingbird while you travel along the coastal mountainside. Gold and silver mining is one of the main industries on the continent.
Brazil is the heart of this continent. There are more than 1,000 islands surrounding the coastline of Brazil's North Atlantic Ocean. The beaches offer spectacular views, and the water is crystal clear. The people of Brazil take great pride in their heritage. Celebrations occur often in the form of parades and festivals. It is a colourful place with breathtaking scenery. Brazil is a must-see country on a tour of South America.
The amazing natural wonders of the continent should not be missed. The Iguazu Falls, located on the border of Paraná, Brazil, and Misionesis, Argentina, is made up of 275 separate waterfalls. Catwalks make it easy to get close to the misting waters and offer the best possible views. Be prepared to get a little damp as the water splashes back to cool you on a warm summer day.
There are plenty of fun places to visit in Colombia. Take a volcanic mud bath at Volcano Totumo. You cannot miss travelling through the coffee region. Coffee is one of the largest industries in Colombian exports. The coffee is grown and manufactured in Manizeles. The views in this agricultural area will take your breath away. A trek across the mountains of Colombia is an absolute must-do activity while visiting this region. If water sports are more your style, there are plenty of those in Colombia as well. It is a paradise retreat that offers a grand holiday experience.
The sights and sounds of South America are just one decision away. The country is a colourful expanse of beauty and fun. The landscapes envelop you as locals say "welcome" with open arms. It is an inventive culture that clings to its past heritage while forging ahead into the future. The mountains are calling your name. It might be time you answered that call.
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