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La Costa de Argentina

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Time to keep moving again so we push north to Las Grutas, a town which our Santiago, Chile friend, Roberto, suggested as a nice beach stop. It turns out to be a nice relaxing place.  We camp for a couple…
This is part of one of the figures near the Pan-Am highway.

The Nazca Lines and our First Week in Arequipa

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Our next stop on our way south was the Nazca Lines. Officially known as geoglyphs, they’re a series of geometric patterns carved in the desert about 1500 years ago. The amazing thing is that despite being basically trenches (and only…
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Gaiman, Argentina – A Welsh cream tea

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One of the places that’s been on my “list” for a while is a Welsh village in Argentina.  There are several Welsh settlements in Argentina and even more than one to choose from on the east coast where we are…
Anna and I. I love looking back at all these pictures, they bring back such great memories.

The best Christmas gift ever- Part 1

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One thing Sam and I reflect on almost daily is how lucky and grateful we feel about being able to do this trip. However, we wish we could share some of our overlanding experiences with our friends and family. We…
This is what it looked like everywhere. Giant lakes, snow capped peaks, crystal clear water.

Lazy days in the lake district

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We spent more time in the Argentinian lake district than we did anywhere else on the trip. We spent over a month driving, hiking and camping around the lakes at a very leisurely pace. Since we were there in December,…
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Peninsula Valdez, Argentina

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We push north along the eastern coast of Argentina from San Julian to Comodoro Rivadavia.  An incredibly kind local rider, Pedro, has offered us a place to stay in his home.  He reached out to me a few weeks ago…
At the south end of Los Glaciares National Park is the massive, stunning, and easily accessible glacier, Perito Moreno. We drove about 125 miles from the north section of this park (our fave place in South America - previous post), right to the 130-foo...

Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina – The BIG One That You Can Drive To

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At the south end of Los Glaciares National Park is the massive, stunning, and easily accessible glacier, Perito Moreno. We drove about 125 miles from the north section of this park (our fave place in South America – previous post),…
Caminito, La Boca

Going Loco in La Boca

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Buenos Aires has a lot to offer those visiting the bustling city influenced by a relatively short, but vivid social and political history. And most famous of its offerings, without question, would have to be La Boca, a small barrio…
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Cinco parques nacionais que você visitar!

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Separamos abaixo cinco parques nacionais que vale a visita, pelo menos uma vez na vida! #1 – Parque Nacional dos Elefantes Addo, África do Sul #2 – Parque Nacional Plitivice, Croácia #3 – Parque Nacional Torres del Paine, Chile #4…
Erica hangs out at Lago Alumine, our first stop in the lake district.

Argentina’s Northern Lake District

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Our first stop in Patagonia was an area known as Argentina’s Lake District. This beautiful area is full of lakes filled with crystal clear water running out of the Andes. The heart of the Lake District was further south, in…
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Break-ins and Flat Tires, Oh My!

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We ended out having a great time in Lima, and were kind of wishing we’d scheduled a month there instead of Arequipa. But we had a house rented through Airbnb and only a week to get there, so we headed…

Ecuador

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Ecuador, maart 2015 Het voordeel van Ecuador is dat je -in tegenstelling tot ons vorige land Colombia- overal naar toe kan. Het is een stabiel land en je hoeft geen rekening te houden met een ‘FARC’ of andere groepering. Ecuador…
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Carretera Austral (Deel I)

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Net als Ruta 40 in Argentinië heeft ook Chili een legendarische weg: de “Carretera Austral”, een 1.240 kilometer lange gravelweg dwars door Chileens Patagonië. De weg werd in 1976 aangelegd in opdracht van de Chileense dictator Pinochet, toen nog als…
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Riding north in Argentina

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After leaving El Chalten and the national park area we ride north on Ruta 40 toward Gobernador Gregores.  This next several-hundred-mile section is really just going to be a big push north and east to get to the Atlantic. We…
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De idas y vueltas por Colombia

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Después de nuestro paso por Bogotá, ciudad que nos encantó, volvimos para el oeste a conocer los lugares que nos habían faltado recorrer. Mariquita y las ruinas de Armero, un lugar con historia Saliendo del “frio” de Bogotá, llegamos al…

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