Mt. Fitz Roy Hiking Guide | The Most Instagrammable Hike in Patagonia

Mount Fitz Roy hike is one of the most instagrammable hikes in Patagonia, Argentina. Its beauty rivals the Las Torres hike in Torres del Paine. This Fitz Roy hiking guide tells you everything you need to know about this hiking trail in Los Glaciares National Park.

You may not recognize Mt. Fitz Roy by its name, but you must have heard of the clothing brand Patagonia. The Patagonia logo is actually an outline of the Fitz Roy mountain in Patagonia, Argentina. Mt. Fitz Roy is the tallest mountain in the Argentine Patagonia, boarding Chile and Argentina near the town of El Chalten and it’s one of the most technically difficult for mountaineering. However the Fitz Roy day hike in Patagonia is do-able for moderately fit person (or even non-fit individuals as long as they take it slow). What I like the most about the Fitz Roy hike is that it’s super beautiful along the way, making it the most instagrammable hike in Patagonia.

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Patagonia Day Hike: Mirador Las Torres, Torres del Paine, Chile

If there is one hike you must do in Torres del Paine in Patagonia, it would be the Mirador Las Torres hike.

When you Google Search “Patagonia”, the images that will come up the most often is that of Las Torres, located in Torres del Paine, Chile. It is THE ionic hike in all of Chile and Chilean Patagonia. A trip to Patagonia is not complete without doing the Mirador Las Torres hike along the W Trek.  Continue reading

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How To Prepare and Pack For the Inca Trail (Camino del Inca)

Planning to trek to Machu Picchu/ hike the Inca Trail? This guide shows you everything you need to know on how to prepare and pack for your Inca Trail.

For someone who’s never been to South America and never been on a multi-day hike, it was daunting to prepare for the Inca trail (Camino del Inca) to trek to Machu Picchu. In retrospect, I wish I was even better prepared than I was so I want to share some tips on how to train and how to pack for the 4 day 3 night classic Inca Trail. To read more about the actual trail, click here. Continue reading

4 Day 3 Night Classic Inca Trail With Alpaca Expedition

Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is an experience of a lifetime. This guide tells you everything you need to know about the 4 day 3 night Inca Trail with Alpaca Expedition to visit Machu Picchu, one of the seven wonders of the world.

When I first found out about Machu Picchu, I was 100% sure I was going to take the train up; hiking never even crossed my mind. Years later, I somehow decided it would be cool to trek the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Maybe I wanted a challenge or a sense of accomplishment, or maybe it was purely peer pressure because most people I know had done it. Regardless of why I changed my mind, I’m so glad I did the 4 day 3 night classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu with Alpaca Expedition (not sponsored review). If you were like me, DO IT. If you are moderately fit (and don’t have heart problems), then you should definitely challenge yourself to experience this.

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What to See, Do, and Eat in Acadia National Park, Maine

Spending a weekend in Acadia National Park? This guide tells you everything about what to eat, where to stay, what to do and hike in Acadia National Park.

Acadia National Park located in Maine is a really popular choice of hiking and eating if you are visiting the East Coast. Or if you live in New York and want to find a long weekend getaway, this is, in my opinion, an amazing choice. Continue reading