South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all South America activity »
  1. 1 Peru 18 day itinerary help please!
  2. 2 Trip Report Panama, Ecuador and Colombia trip report
  3. 3 Peru/Amazon/ Machy Picchu Family Vacation
  4. 4 galapagos island
  5. 5 Peru's Amazon and the Heat - Iquitos Ceiba Tops Lodge vs. Puerto Maldonado
  6. 6 Questions Regarding Buenos Aires
  7. 7 Thinking of OAT trip to Machu Picchu, Galapagos and Amazon Rain Forest
  8. 8 christmas in buenos aires
  9. 9 Changing money upon arrival in Buenos Aires
  10. 10 Advantages of bringing cash to Argentina
  11. 11 10-12 week Backpacking Trip in South America
  12. 12 Best Latin American countries!
  13. 13 Peru in Late February?
  14. 14 Sao Paulo
  15. 15 Trip Report Patagonia Trip Reports / El Chaltén
  16. 16 (Santiago/Valpo done)---Mendoza help please!
  17. 17 Salud !
  18. 18 Cartagena
  19. 19 Peru domestic airline layover time
  20. 20 anyone stayed at Alta Piazza in Buenos Aries?
  21. 21 OAT trip to Columbia?
  22. 22 Best Bus Company to Iguazu Falls
  23. 23 ferry: Buenos Aires to Colonia del Sacramento
  24. 24 Transportation from El Calafate to Puerto Natales
  25. 25 Trip Report Pisco Dreams; Nine Days in the Sacred Valley, Cusco and Lima
View next 25 » Back to the top

Seeking Tips for Upcoming Trip to Rio, Iguazu and Buenos Aires

Jump to last reply

Hello! My husband and I are about 2 weeks out from our first trip to South America. We are starting with 3 nights in Rio, followed by 2 nights in Iguazu and 3 nights in Buenos Aires. We are staying at the Marina All Suites, the Hotel das Cataratas and the Park Hyatt respectively. As this is our first time I am wondering if any of your experts have tips for us. I have heard that it is best not to use the ATMs in Brazil so we are planning to get a good amount of real from Wells Fargo before we go but I have heard that it would be in our best interest to bring US dollars to Argentina and exchange them on the underground market?

9 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.