Category: South America

13 Things You Need to Know About Renting a Car in Patagonia

On our road trip to Los Glaciers National Park

Thinking about renting a car in Patagonia? Well, we just completed an incredible road trip in our Patagonia rental car, and have these 13 must-know tips to share with you! Read more…

Hitchhiking in Chile: Our First Experience and What We Learned

girl hitchhiking with backpack on the side of the road

 Hitchhiking in Chile was my first time ever hitchhiking and I must admit, I was hesitant to try it. But in my case, I didn’t really have a choice! Keep Read more…

Ultimate Guide to Visiting Puerto Madryn, Argentina

A Right Whale in Peninsula Valdes Argentina

Puerto Madryn, Argentina is a beautiful seaside town located only a stone’s throw from the Peninsula Valdés and is also located right in the middle of one of the largest Read more…

12 BEST Hotels in Torres del Paine National Park (for every budget!)

The views from the lake at Pehoe Hosteria

Here’s everything you need to know about the 12 BEST hotels in Torres del Paine National Park. I’ve included tons of info on these beautiful Torres del Paine accommodation options Read more…

Torres del Paine W Trek Complete Guide – Updated 2020

Las Torres Viewpoint in Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

In the last couple of months the booking system for the famous Torres del Paine “W-Trek” has changed. Our guide is a complete how to for this trek ans includes current information.

Ultimate Guide to Camping in Torres del Paine National Park

camping torres del paine complete guide

Torres del Paine National Park offers some of the most spectacular hikes in Latin America! And I should know, I’ve actually been twice completing both the “W-Trek” and “O-Circuit” (within Read more…

Budget-Saving Tips for Carnival in Rio in 2020

Once New Year’s Celebrations come to a halt, many travelers in South America set their sights on the next big event…Carnival! The most popular destination to celebrate this iconic event Read more…

Bariloche’s Best Hike: Cerro Tronador

Cerro Tronador

We went to the top tourist destination of Bariloche and did the least touristy hike. We found ourselves 7000ft in the mountains surrounded by glaciers. It was incredible.

21 Amazing Things to do in Patagonia – Our Patagonia Highlights

Bailey looking over the Grey Glacier on the torres del Paine W Trek from Puerto Natales, Chile

Patagonia is one of the most diverse regions in the world and one of my all-time favorite places. The truth is, there are so many incredible things to do in Read more…

The Ultimate Guide to San Andres Island, Colombia

san andres island colombia beach

San Andres was probably the best place in Colombia we went, and we didn’t even plan on going there originally! I am so glad we did though as it felt like a true vacation. It would be impossible to outdo the experiences on the island, flawless beaches, amazing scuba, cocktails, sun, and snorkeling! It is one place that I can easily say I will be back to one day.