South America

Ushuaia: The Southernmost City in the World

I had expected Ushuaia to be an isolated gem hidden away at the very southern tip of Argentina, and felt intrepid at ...

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 ...

Mendoza: Wine Tastings and Tours

Mendoza is one of those places that I'll remember with all five senses. The view of vineyards and snow-capped ...