On the bucket list: 25 exotic beaches in South America

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2017 has been about accomplishing age-old dreams and revisiting the places that feel like home. I finally made the move to my sun-drenched Panamanian paradise, a country with more surfboards than cars (probably). While on this side of the world, I am making it my mission to escape into the wild blue yonder, getting a taste of the many beautiful beaches in South America. I have some pretty ambitious plans. I may sip on Caipirinhas at Jericoacoara or seek refuge under a palm tree on Ilha Grande. I could also lay claim to seeing “the best beach in the world” at Fernando de Noronha. I might also remain blissfully stuck in Panama, who knows. Check in with me in December 2018. If you’re thinking of beaching on the continent, these 25 exotic beaches in South America are fantastic sandy ideas to wet your appetite.

1. Lencois Maranhenses, Brazil

2. Arraial do Cabo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

3. Laguna Verde, Potosi, Bolivia

4. The Galápagos Islands, Ecuador

5. Praia do Arpoador, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

6. Mancora, Peru

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Fri•YAY!! ☀️

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7. Lagoa do Paraiso, Jericoacoara, Brazil

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On a particularly dreary and rain-soaked day in London six years ago, I stumbled across a photo of Lagoa do Paraiso while sitting at my desk at my then office job. It seemed like a magical place where nothing existed but Caipirinhas and vehement relaxation. I wanted it. It seemed inconceivable that one day I too would find myself perched within these oceanside hammocks. It might seem like a silly dream, but I held onto it and made a mental note that whatever it took, I would get myself here one day. Fulfilling your dreams (however trivial) creates such a fervent feeling of accomplishment, and without dreams of your own, you could be living anybody's life. That day, a tear of joy (or two) may have been shed, and the Caipirinhas weren't bad either.⠀ *⠀ *⠀ *⠀ *⠀ #jericoacoara #ladiesgoneglobal #travelstroke #darlingweekend #girlaroundtheworld #mytinyatlas #girlsvsglobe #globelletravels #thetravelwomen #letsgoeverywhere #citizenfemme #girlslovetravel #sidewalkerdaily #dametraveler #wearetravelgirls #sheisnotlost #femmetravel #athomeintheworld #darlingescapes #babeswhowander #discoverglobe #nomadgirls #womenwhoexplore #visitbrazil #iamtraveler #livetravelchannel #lagoadoparaiso #guardiantravelsnaps #travelholic #turismobrasil

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8. Tayrona National Park, Colombia

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Go on I dare you ✨ Colombia is a pretty sweet place ya know ?

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9. Praia do Joatinga, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

10. Punta del Diablo, Uruguay

11. Praia Vermelha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

12. Anakena Beach, Easter Island, Chile

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Anakena maravillosa ?

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13. San Andres, Colombia

14. Praia do Baixio, Bahia, Brazil

15. Punta del Este, Uruguay

16. Isla Flotante Uros, Lago Titicaca, Puno, Peru

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17. Los Roques National Park, Venezuela

18. Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco, Brazil

19. Costeño Beach, Guachaca, Colombia

20. Itacaré, Bahia, Brazil

21. Copacabana, Bolivia

22. Praia do Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

23. Archipelago de San Bernardo, Colombia

24. São Miguel dos Milagres, Brazil

25. Maragogi, Alagoas, Brazil

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