Atacama: The Driest Place on Earth

We were excited to arrive in Santiago.  After spending nearly 3 months in Argentina, we were ready for a change.  Although we’re not big fans of large metropolises, Santiago promised warm weather and a break for our budget.  Argentina is … Continue reading

Sweat, Grime and a Souvenir (Torres Del Paine Part II)

Day 3 – Dickson to Los Perros  9km/ 4.5hrs I woke up at Dickson to notice that the disagreeable souvenir I had picked up over the last couple of days was still there.   What started out as a hot spot … Continue reading

The Big “O”: Torres del Paine Circuit Part I

After a full breakfast, our 7:45am bus to Parque Nacional de Torres arrived promptly at our door.  We were a bit foggy, but managed to nap almost the entire 2 hour ride.  Upon arrival at the park, we were briefed … Continue reading