Patagonia

El Bolson and the End of a Mountainous Month

El Bolson was described by the guidebook as a "hippy paradise", with artisanal handicrafts, a peaceful mountain ...

The Blue View of Lago Gutierrez and Cascada Los Duendes

Eager to explore more of the gorgeous blue scenery of Bariloche, I decided to catch the  bus to Lago Gutierrez. As ...

Biking in Bariloche

If there was any chance of me getting tired of the mountains in Argentina, it vanished when I reached Bariloche. The ...

Trekking Around El Chalten

After a much needed lie in and an even more needed shower, I spread the map of El Chalten on the table in front of me, ...

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 ...