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 capital of . The City of has 48 districts called barrios, which can be roughly grouped into the following areas: means fair winds, or literally good airs, in Spanish.

is the second largest city in , on the South Atlantic coast.

is the largest city in , with a municipality population of 12.1 million, and about 21.3 million in its metropolitan region - the second most populous of the Southern Hemisphere.

is the capital of and its largest city. Founded in 1535 by the Spanish conquistador…


is the largest country in South America and the fifth largest in the world.

is without a doubt one of the most captivating countries in South America.

is a large country in the southern part of South America.

occupies the northwest corner of South America.

is a country on the Equator in northwestern South America.

narrowly stretches along the southern half of the west coast of South America, between the and the .

is a beautiful, geographically rich, and multiethnic country in the heart of South America, visited for its stunning mountain landscapes and vibrant indigenous culture.

is a country in South America on the Caribbean Sea.

is the second-smallest country in South America, wedged between and .

is a country of big rivers, green landscapes, folklore and a rich indigenous culture in central South America.

is a small republic on the northeast coast of South America.

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