Chile is a long thin ‘french fry’ extending down the western spine of South America. Dry deserts, Patagonian ice fields, the extensive Andes mountains and some cool surf breaks. It’s hard to argue that Chile was also just voted the best place to travel in 2018. So we’re spending a few months here to see what all the fuss is about!
The Micalvi is a half sunken cargo barge which serves as a marina in Puerto Williams, the most southern city in the world. Enjoy a drink with some salty sea dogs as they travel to and from Antarctica.
Puerto Toro is the southernmost permanently inhabited community on the globe, and only some 3,900 km from the South Pole. It is the only settlement on Earth that is situated below the 55th parallel south.
“ Sanity is not statistical.” - George Orwell, 1984. As many overlanders will have experienced, crossing borders in Central and South America is a wildcard. Sometimes you get the...