Atacama Desert: "In San Pedro de Atacama, an oasis in the heart of the world's driest desert, fine boutique hotels offer excursions to Inca ruins, astronomical observatories, hot springs and much more." Chile Highlights www.bradtguides.com
The Southern Lapwing (Vanellus chilensis) is a wader in the order Charadriiformes. It is a common and widespread resident throughout South America, except in densely forested regions (e.g. most of the Amazon), the higher parts of the Andes and the arid coast of a large part of western South America. This bird is particularly common in the basin of the Rio de la Plata. It has also been spreading through Central America in recent years.
50 Incredible Travel Experiences To Have Once In Your Life
50 places to visit before you die - only about half of these are on my list (I'm not an extreme sports junkie so some of these never crossed my mind), but I want to do enough of them to save this list. I might have to figure out how to spend a couple months traveling South America