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5 Travel Tips for Argentina

Argentina is a land of beauty and culture. There are so many things to see and do, and since the country is so large, it is possible to spend a lot of time exploring. However, it is always important to be prepared. Here are 5 travel tips for Argentina that can help decrease stress and lower the chance of being scammed.

Eating Guinea Pig in Ecuador

Part of the joy of traveling is having the opportunity to try new and exotic food. One of the unique dishes that an adventurous visitor should try is guinea pig (cuy). I had the opportunity to try guinea pig while in Ecuador, and it was certainly a unique and unforgettable experience.

Palca Canyon

While Bolivia is world famous for the Uyuni Salt Flats and the “Death Road,” Palca Canyon is one of the lesser known attractions that is not commonly visited. However, because of its amazing rock formations and scenery, nature enthusiasts, photographers, and hikers will certainly find something to fit their fancy here.