After crossing North America, our Swiss friends Olivia and Raphael headed south: On their trip around the world, they would explore Bolivia, Colombia and Ecuador before finally crossing the Pacific into Asia...
Throughout the year-long adventure, looking out for that iconic red flag with the white cross was a way of staying connected to home. Surprisingly, they even found a Swiss flag on the world's largest salt flats at Uyuni!
Yet other times, they would only uncover a Swiss connection by talking to the locals. For instance in Ecuador, where they stumbled across a dairy factory called "Floralp"!
Enough said, here are some of their impressions of Switzerland in South America: