South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

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

Time for a Change from Caribbean Travel: Where to in South America?

Hi All! My husband and I, both in our early 30's are looking for a new adventure. We love to soak in the sun and warm weather, sightseeing, relaxing on the beach and by the pool, visits to the spa/fitness center, beautiful scenery, outdoor cafes, strolling the streets, people watching, new and fun cultures, Great food and wine, not feeling rushed. We are open to all suggestions, as most of our travel has been done in the Caribbean by staying on an island and cruising. Two yrs ago we spent an amazing honeymoon in Bora Bora, Tahiti, and Moorea. We also LOVED our time spent in Italy last yr in Rome, Florence, Ravello, and Capri. We loved the history as well as some down time. We prefer a little bit of both big city feel and small quaint city life.

We have never traveled to South America or Central America nor have we ever thought about. I think it is time to see new places besides our beautiful Caribbean. We will be traveling from Newark and prefer a nonstop flight. Our dates of traveling due to our schedules has to be somewhere between Dec 28th-Jan4th.

I have no idea where to even begin looking and researching as I dont really know much about the areas/resorts. I know many of you will tell me to get a guide book first, but im really looking for some advice, opinions, so I can base my research off of your feedback. Thanks so much!

No Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.