South America Travel Guides Long weekends, volunteer vacations, or living abroad.

South America

From trekking to Machu Picchu to diving with sea turtles in the Gálapagos Islands, South America is home to endless adventure.




  • An Introduction to Chile for Volunteers Parque Nacional Conguillío, Chile.Learn more about Chile’s volunteer needs & organizations, its socioeconomic status, & opportunities to explore the beautiful country while lending a hand.


  • How to Travel Responsibly in the Galápagos Baby tortoises at the Charles Darwin Station in the Galapagos.The Galápagos Islands is a remarkable place in danger of being ruined by its own fame. If seeing the Galápagos is on your bucket list, it’s time to consider how you can visit this amazing place without contributing to its demise.


  • Volunteer with Kiya Survivors in Peru The Urubamba river valley in Peru.Work with Peru’s special needs youth by volunteering with Kiya Survivors. Learn about opportunities, costs, free-time activities, how to apply, & more.