South America

Ruins of ancient civilisations share South America with world-class metropolises, outstanding architecture, many of the world's biggest festivities, and genuine indigenous culture.

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is the largest country in South America and the fifth largest in the world. Photo: Jjtkk, Public domain.

is a large country in the southern part of South America. Photo: Ulughmuztagh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

narrowly stretches along the southern half of the west coast of South America, between the and the Pacific Ocean. Photo: Nattfodd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

occupies the northwest corner of South America. Photo: jhoudayer, CC BY-SA 2.0.


is without a doubt one of the most captivating countries in South America. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is a country in South America on the Caribbean Sea. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a beautiful, geographically rich, and multiethnic country in the heart of South America, visited for its stunning mountain landscapes and vibrant indigenous culture. Photo: S23678, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a country on the Equator in northwestern South America. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the second-smallest country in South America, wedged between and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a country of big rivers, green landscapes, folklore and a rich indigenous culture in central South America. Photo: Greg Schechter, CC BY 2.0.

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