Tag: hiking

Tackling 2,000 Stairs on the Sealy Tarns Track

Views on the Sealy Tarns Track

The Sealy Tarns Track is a challenging climb up 2,000 stairs within Mount Cook National Park in New Zealand. Although it is quite the climb for a one-day hike, the Read more…

The Ben Lomond Hike – Complete Guide

Ben Lomond Hike

The Ben Lomond Hike The Ben Lomond Hike is one of Queenstown’s premier hikes. The hike takes you to all levels of Queenstown’s diversity, from the thick pine forests to Read more…

Machu Picchu, Inca City – Part 2 : Is Machu Picchu Worth It?

is machu picchu worth it

On our travels through South America, we heard mixed reviews about the “Seven Wonder of the World” – Machu Picchu. The negative reviews along with the high costs associated with Read more…

Machu Picchu, Inca City – Part One: The Salkantay Trek

is machu picchu worth it

After lots of research, we finally decided the Salkantay Trek was our best option for getting to Machu Picchu. It was affordable, easily booked, and promised amazing mountain views.  We Read more…

The Colca Canyon Tour – Our Experience and Tips

Most people don’t know that besides the famous Machu Picchu, Peru boasts the Colca Canyon which is deeper the Grand Canyon! Only a couple of hours driving from the city Read more…

​”You’re not a Mountaineer, Bianca” – How I survived Hiking Acatenango in Guatemala

We arrived at the starting point and I was so nervous thinking “am I going to make it up? Will I die up there? What if I want to turn around?”

Bariloche’s Best Hike: The 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.

Torres del Paine W Trek – Complete Guide

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.

El Calafate & El Chalten – Our Experience

El Calafate and El Chalten are some of the most popular towns in Patagonia. This is what we did when we were there and what we thought of these cute Read more…

Torres del Paine 5-day Hike: Bailey’s Story

​​After 79.5 hours on buses, 5105 km, 6 different cities, and 14 days we made it Puerto Natales in time for our Torres del Paine trek! It had been a Read more…