Attempting to escape from Argentina: Not as easy as it sounds when the Andes are squarely in the way, and the weather’s not playing…Read more "Good choices/bad choices? The art of serendipity, and Northern Argentine towns"
A week in the hills of Central Argentina, checking out Merlo, San Luis and the delights of my first post-CELTA teaching job. With a beagle named Madeleine.Read more "Across the Sierras, into the unknown"
Leaving behind the home comforts of Buenos Aires- A short hop over the Rio Plata to the historic coastal towns of Uruguay. A change in pace, except for the crazy Futbol…Read more "Across the Rio Plata"
Back to the big smoke… 5 weeks in the heart of Argentina’s capital city, and a lot to learn, both in the classroom and outside.Read more "Back in BA"
Probably the biggest ice cube I’ve ever clapped eyes on…Read more "Los Glaciares National Park"
From penguins to peaks… 3 days in the heart of Chile’s most beautiful National Park. How to get in, get out and get about whilst you’re there.Read more "Torres del Paine"
The delights of Punta Arenas and an island full of p…p…penguins…Read more "P…p…p…Punta Arenas!"
A trip to the End of the World… Prisons, glaciers and some amazing wildlife. The cream of Patagonia!Read more "Ushuaia: Adventures at the end of the world"
From Antofagasta, up through the spectacular Valle Calchaqui to my old colonial friend Salta. Thrills, spills, vast amounts of time on the roadside. Oh, and a pig/dog hybrid.Read more "“I’m rubbish at hitchhiking” and other tales from the Argentine roadside"
A trip on the Antofagasteño into the volcanic Catamarcan hills. Argentina at its rugged best.Read more "El Antofagasteño"