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A: Centro Comercial Bavaria-01

by Robinson Giraldo, 970 meters away

Centro Comercial Bavaria-01

B: Img 7831 Stitch

by stefano seidenari, 1.6 km away

Img 7831 Stitch

C: Plaza de Bolivar Pereira

by Julian Pineda, 1.6 km away

Panoramica de la plaza de volivar en pereira.

Plaza de Bolivar Pereira

D: Lucy Tejada - Ciudad Victoria - Pereira

by andresfsossa, 1.7 km away

Lucy Tejada - Ciudad Victoria - Pereira

E: Plaza Cívica Ciudad Victoria

by Tecnosoluciones y Software, 1.7 km away

Toma Esférica de la Plaza Ciudad Victoria creada por el equipo de Tecnosoluciones y software | Visita...

Plaza Cívica Ciudad Victoria

F: Catedral Nuestra Señora de la Pobreza

by Juan C Rozo, 1.7 km away

La Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Pobreza es la iglesia catedralicia de culto católico romano ubica...

Catedral Nuestra Señora de la Pobreza

G: Plaza Civica Ciudad Victoria - Pereira

by andresfsossa, 1.7 km away

Plaza Civica Ciudad Victoria - Pereira

I: Edificio las antiilas

by Juan C Rozo, 3.0 km away

edificio las antillas en el barrio san nicolas de pereira risaralda, en Colombia, Sur america, son ci...

Edificio las antiilas

J: Iglesia Barrio La Capilla

by Pablo Naranjo, 3.3 km away

Vista interior de la Iglesia Santa Teresita en el Barrio La Capilla, Dosquebradas, Es patrimonio Hist...

Iglesia Barrio La Capilla

This panorama was taken in Colombia, South America

This is an overview of South America

South America makes up the southern half of the Americas and a large part of Latin America. It's home to the world's longest mountain range, biggest waterfall and largest river -- even these mammoths pale in comparison to the stunning variety of life forms thriving in the rainforest.

To the northwest, off the coast of Ecuador, lie the Galapagos Islands, which are unique for hosting species not found anywhere else on earth. These were the subject of study for Charles Darwin in his theory of evolution, which he himself said will require proof in every single case.

The main languages in South America are Spanish and Portugese, which basically tells you which European countries colonized the place. The South American wars of independence took place over two decades in the early 19th century, led by Simon Bolivar of Venezuela and Jose san Martin of Argentina.

Following liberation from Portugal and Spain, South America took off into its own development, capitalizing on the rich deposits of oil, gold, copper, silver and tango musicians.

Brazil is the largest country in South America and home to one of the world's best parties, Carnaval. Have you heard of samba music? How about bossa nova? Maybe dancing for three days straight?

I can't say enough good things about South America. All the world's continents have amazing secrets and treasures laying in wait for your discovery, but in South America... just have a look at our pictures while you're waiting for online confirmation of your plane tickets to hit your inbox.

Text by Steve Smith.

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