Experience the astounding variety of ancient and living cultures spread across a continent as geographically complex as its peoples. South America hosts some of the most colorful traditions, whether that be praying for the dead, celebrating life, or dancing through the night. Its rich history combines both Colombian civilizations and the influences of Europe, Asia, and Africa. One visit might have you winding through the Andes visiting ancient ruins and colonial towns, while another may see you retreating to a rainforest lodge in the Amazon. Head to Rio de Janeiro to immerse yourself in the culture of one of Brazil’s most vibrant cities, or take things a little slower with a wine tasting tour through Argentina and Chile.