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South America By Bus

Highlights and recommended routes

Nowhere evokes the romance of a long, meandering backpacking trip quite like South America. The thrill of discovery; the edge of exploring a frenetic city; the grind of a long climb through cloud forest and mountain passes to reach jaw-dropping ruins. South America is truly the full package.

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    Salar de Uyuni

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