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Amazon River

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Grey glacier Torres Del Paine
Grey Glacier Hike in Torres Del Paine

Hiking to Grey Glacier in Torres Del Paine...

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Entrance to Argentina from the Chile Chico border.
Crossing Chile’s Borders With a Chilean Vehicle As a Foreigner

“ Sanity is not statistical.” - George Orwell, 1984.  ...

Carretera Austral road surface
Carretera Austral

The Carretera Austral, a triumph of Chilean engineering and a...

Travel Quiz Answers – November

We had a great response to our first travel quiz designed to test your travel knowledge and awareness of the world....

icefields parkway
Renting a Car in the USA – What Insurance Do I Need?

The USA is designed to be explored behind the wheel. The freedom to hit the highway on an epic road trip...

Cerro Castillo
5 Unmissable Day Hikes in Chile

If you forget your hiking boots when travelling to Chile you'll soon regret it. There are so many hiking options...

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Camping Parque Nacional Pan de Azúcar

Our first on beach campsite in Chile was at Camping Parque Nacional Pan de Azúcar and it didn't dissappoint! The...

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Farm Club Australia, Werai

Farm Club Australia is a working farm, accommodation, cafe, nursery and soon to be outdoorsy mecca. It is only 10km...

Camping Laguna del Perro
Camping Laguna del Perro, Pichelemu

Camping Laguna del Perro was our first campsite in Chile! After scouting out Pichelemu's windswept peninsula in town we settled...

Two Skinny Cooks Berrima
Two Skinny Cooks Berrima

Berrima is a hot spot for pies in the Southern Highlands. Four bakeries in Berrima make it to the official...

The great Cerro Castillo laguna top
Hiking the epic Cerro Castillo in one day

Mother natures castle, Cerro Castillo, towers 2,675m high across the Aysén landscape of Chile. Somewhat an aperitif before venturing into...

marthas vineyard
Boston and Cape Cod

Board the bus in Moncton which crosses the border into the USA not too far down the road. As Aussies...

Mt Oxley Aboriginal Tribute
Gumnut Patisserie Berrima

The run to the Gumnut Patisserie Berrima was up and over Oxley Hill. Running was under clear and sunny skies,...

Fort Sumter Charleston South Carolina
Tips for Visiting Fort Sumter in Charleston

Almost all guides to Charleston list Fort Sumter as the number one attraction for visitors. It certainly is a place...

Tobermorey camping Ontario Canada

Allison and I plus Cath and Marty hit the road in our hire car to Tobermory on the Bruce Penninsula...