Argentina

Tierra del Fuego NP and the Death of my Hiking Boots

My hiking boots have reached the ripe old age of eight. During their lifetime they have climbed mountains, traversed ...

Journey from El Calafate to Ushuaia: Travelling to the Southern Tip of Argentina

The road to Ushuaia, the southernmost city in Argentina (and the world!), looked complicated on the ...

El Calafate: The Touristy, Yet Sweet Mountain Town

El Calafate is one of those places that could be terrible, but manages to be lovely. The wooden stalls with grassy ...

Perito Moreno Glacier

Somehow I'd managed to avoid seeing many pictures of Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, despite it being a popular travel ...

Punta Tombó: Land of a Million Penguins

I groaned as I woke up to the sound of rain, certain that it would mean the road to Punta Tombó, the penguin beach, ...

Peninsula Valdés: Rain, More Rain, and Whales! 

The rain hammered against the window of our hostel as we sat and ate an odd yet nice breakfast of various cakes, but it ...