When travelers think of adventure, we usually imagine deserts, snowcapped mountains and spectacular landscapes. If there’s a continent where we can find all that — and so much more — it’s South America. There are so many outdoor adventures that can be experienced here, you could spend months traveling from one country to another.
If you’re one of those intrepid travelers looking for such adventure experiences, we’ve made this short-list with some of the best that Latin America has to offer.
1. Swinging at the End of the World
Head up to the Ecuadorian extreme sports town of Baños to experience its Casa del Arbol. While this somewhat ramshackle treehouse formally serves as a science station for monitoring the seismic activity of nearby Mt. Tungurahua, an