The World is Your Liebster


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Many thanks to Winnie from Olivia Oyster for nominating our blog for a Liebster Blog Award. Bloggers with less than 200 followers nominate one another for Liebster Awards as a way of building a community of like-minded bloggers and spreading the … Continue reading

‘Major Route’


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The ‘Tren a la Nubes’ (Train to the Clouds), leaves Salta city and climbs to 4,200m through stunning scenery, before the ‘high’light; crossing the impressive Viaducto La Polvorilla. We decided to sidestep a full day on the train, and the whopping $US158 … Continue reading

Drinking Against Heart Disease


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Surprise, surprise, more wine tasting was next on the agenda. This time in and around the Calchaquí Valley, in the north-west of Argentina. According to wine gurus, the area ticks all the boxes for making amazing wine: Good soil, high altitude, lots … Continue reading



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As we have traveled north from Buenos Aires, through Rosario and Cordoba, the scenery has changed immensely. The north-west of Argentina is arid with vast valleys nestled between stunning mountains. We visited two national parks famous for having landscapes literally … Continue reading

The Seven Wonders of Buenos Aires


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1. The people of Buenos Aires are called ‘Porteños’ – People of the port. 2. Buenos Aires is the original home of Tango: In the 1880s, millions of Europeans arrived at the port of Buenos Aires, looking to escape the misery, wars … Continue reading

Dream Roads


Check out a new section on our blog – ‘Top Roads’ – A leader board of the most stunning journeys we’ve taken so far:

1st: Las Curvas – From Los Andes, Chile to Uspallata, Argentina.

2nd: The Austral Factor – From Cerro Castillo to Coyhaique, in Chile.

3rd: Futaleufu Valley – From some place in the middle of nowhere to Futaleufu, Chile.

4th: Cool as Ice – Private road to the Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina.