Backpacking South America Episode 9: Northern Deserts of Argentina and Chile

In this episode, we explore the phenomenal beauty of the deserts in northern Argentina and Chile. We were blown away by how similar this region is to our own southwest, with the exception of all …

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Seven Days in the Northern Deserts of Argentina and Chile

In the Spring of 2020, we traveled through several cities in the northern deserts of Argentina and Chile. The landscape and climate were so delightfully different from the areas we previously explored in southern Chile …

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Backpacking South America Episode 8: Valparaiso, Santiago, and Mendoza

In this episode, we explore the three major northeastern cities of Argentina and Chile: Valparaiso, Santiago, and Mendoza. All three cities offered us different perspectives and unique charms. Please enjoy our adventures and lessons learned! …

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Eight Days in Valparaiso, Santiago, and Mendoza

In February of 2020, we traveled through the major northeastern cities of Argentina and Chile: Valparaiso, Santiago, and Mendoza. All three cities offered us different perspectives and unique charms. For ideas on where to visit …

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Backpacking South America Episode 7: Northwest Patagonia

In this episode, we explore some of the most beautiful parts of Patagonia, including Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes, and (our personal favorite) Pucon. Please enjoy our adventures and lessons learned! Please keep in …

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Eight Days in Northwest Patagonia

In February of 2020, we traveled through Northwest Patagonia, including visits to Bariloche, San Martin de Los Andes, and Pucon. We had originally intended to begin this section from El Bolson, but had to amend …

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Backpacking South America Episode 6: The W Trek

In this episode, we explore one of the biggest tourist stops in Southwest Patagonia: Torres del Paine National Park, as well as the park’s access towns: Punta Arenas and Puerto Natales. Please keep in mind …

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Nine Days in Southwest Patagonia (Including the W Trek)

In January of 2020, we traveled through Southwest Patagonia. Our original plan included the W Trek in Torres del Paine National Park, El Calafate, El Chalten, and Los Antiguos. However, we found a really great …

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