Best of Latin America

selected by piero scaruffi | All pictures of these countries | Man-made wonders of the world

Mexico

  • Palenque, most important Maya ruin in Mexico
  • Teotihuacan, most important pre-Aztec city
  • Chichen Itza, Maya ruin
  • Monte Alban, ancient Zapotec ceremonial site
  • Xochicalco, ancient fortress
  • El Tajin, most important ruin of the Totonacs
  • Tula, ancient Toltec capital
  • Mexico City
  • Taxco

Guatemala

  • Tikal, largest Mayan city
  • Chichicastenango
  • Rio Dulce

Nicaragua

  • Leon

Panama

  • Darien

Colombia

  • Leyva, colonial town
  • Ciudad Perdida of the Tayronas
  • Canyon del Chicamocha, deeper than the Grand Canyon and you can drive to the bottom

Venezuela

  • Angel Falls, tallest waterfalls in the world
  • Canaima
  • Orinoco Delta

Guyana

  • Kajeteur Falls
  • Orinduik Falls

Brazil

  • Brazilia, greatest architecture of the Americas
  • Rio

Peru

  • Cuzco
  • Saksayhuaman
  • Pisaq
  • Ollantaytambo
  • Machu Picchu
  • Puno
  • Kuelap
  • Chan Chan
  • Nazca
  • Colca canyon

Ecuador

  • Galapagos

Bolivia

  • LaPaz
  • Tiwanaku

Chile

  • Torres del Paine park

Argentina

  • Iguazu Falls
  • Buenos Aires