Cabo Polonio

Hi all, Here’s a time lapse I took in a beautiful place around a year ago. Hope you enjoy! Happy Friday. The place: Cabo Polonio, Uruguay The scene: Sunset on the beach The vibes:

Super Moon in the Sacred Valley

Here’s another excerpt from my year of travel way back when in 2014. This entry explores a magical, moonlit, and slightly illegal night hike in the Sacred Valley in Perú. July 13th, 2014 – Sacred Valley, Perú In the morning, we rode over to Chinchero to take a spin around its impressively colorful market. [Quick … Continue reading

No Coincidences in Colombia

This post is in honor of current events happening in Colombia… November 2nd, 2014 – Bogotá, Colombia – Casa Maria E.  Bogota has been great, the only drawback being Transmilenio, the maze of public transportation nobody seems to be able to figure out. Dozens of lost and confused Colombians teaming up with a gringo and a … Continue reading

Who Was Toni Rohrer?

While certainly an expert mountaineers’ paradise, San Lorenzo can also offer less expert trekkers a taste of the wilderness life. From Luis Soto and Lucy Gomez‘s home, one can hike up a relatively easy path for a few hours and emerge, suddenly, at Refugio Toni Rohrer. Idyllic and mystical, set on the fringes of the fringes of … Continue reading

Hitchhiking on the Carretera Austral

27/02/2014 – Caleta Tortel, Aysén, Chile Note: While hitchhiking is ‘dead’ in the USA, it is alive and well in the southern wilds of Patagonia. Hitchhiking is a highly accepted form of transportation, especially for those who don’t have a car. As an unintended corrollary, you can get to know fellow travelers while waiting for a … Continue reading

Revisiting a year of travel…

Hard to believe it was way back in 2014 that I traveled for the entire year. I wasn’t alone in this adventure; along with my partner in crime, P, there were countless stories of the kindness of strangers. Perhaps a mix of nostalgia, yearning, and isolation is driving me to do this, but I am … Continue reading

Hiking the O in Torres del Paine

Thanks again to We Said Go Travel for publishing this entry… from awhile ago.    

Chaiten – Apocalypse Town

Chaiten Chile Patagonia

A journey to a former disaster area – my trip to Chaiten, Chile in Patagonia documented damage from the 2008 eruption of the Volcano Chaiten.

Parque Nacional Hornopirén – Lago Pinto Concha

Parque Nacional Hornopirén

A relaxing stroll on the bank of Lago Pinto Concha in Parque Nacional Hornopirén. Also a bird was hanging out on my leg for awhile.

Parque Nacional Hornopirén – The Ascent

camping Parque Nacional Hornopirén

Parque Nacional Hornopirén presented one of the most challenging hikes I’ve ever done – A swampy, uphill 9 KM climb to Lago Pinto Concha. Stunning views and millennial alerces were the reward.

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