Tag: south america

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires & Uruguay  After visiting El Chalten and Fitz Roy, we arrived at our final destination, we spent 3 days in Buenos Aires. We stayed in the Palermo Hollywood barrio (neighborhood) and spent time exploring other areas of the city. We even headed to Uruguay for a day to see a cute town and stock up on US Cash!… Read more →

Nahuel Huapi Traverse

Nahuel Huapi Traverse After a week of relaxation with my parents, we headed off for our next trekking adventure. This 4-5 day trek covers nearly 40 KM of various ridgelines in Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi. Read more →

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Falkland Islands – Carcass Island and Volunteer Point

For Part I of our Falklands journey on Sea Lion Island- click here Carcass Island We stayed in the Carcass Island House, where landowners Rob and Lorraine McGill greeted us with open arms. Carcass is a beautiful island, with numerous slopes, cliffs and large stretches of dunelands (“it’s a cracker of a place” as the Falklanders would say). And don’t… Read more →