Patagonia 10 Days Itinerary & Travel Guide

Patagonia in South America is an epic place to travel to and this 10 day itinerary shows you all the highlights in both Patagonia Chile and Patagonia Argentina.

Planning a trip to Patagonia in South America but not sure where to start? This is how I felt when I first started playing with the idea of hiking Patagonia for a few days. After much research and given the time constraint (only 10 days) I’ve come up with a 10 Days Patagonia itinerary that will allow one to see all the highlights in Patagonia in both Chile and Argentina. This itinerary involves a lot of hiking as well as rest days and sightseeing, so choose your activities for yourself as you see fit.  Continue reading

Fitz Roy (Laguna de Los Tres) Hiking Guide | El Chalten, Patagonia Hikes

Mount Fitz Roy hike is one of the most beautiful hikes in Patagonia, Argentina. It rivals the Las Torres hike in Torres del Paine. This 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. Continue reading

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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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2 Week Peru and Bolivia Itinerary

Thinking about traveling to Peru and Bolivia but not sure where to start? That’s how I felt when I first started planning my 2 week trip to Peru and Bolivia. A lot of my friends told me that they wish they’d backpacked Peru & Bolivia together as the countries are right next to each other and the cultures are similar. I took their advice to plan a 2 week Peru and Bolivia tour and it was the perfect amount of time to see the highlights of both countries. Continue reading

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Practical Guide Of Uyuni Salt Flat 3 Day Tour, Bolivia

Thinking about doing the 3 day tour of Uyuni Salt Flat? Wondering how to survive the Salt Flat? Curious on what you will see on the Salt Flat Tour? This guide tells you everything about the tour!

Uyuni Salt Flat (Salar de Uyuni) in Bolivia has always been on my list of things to visit in South America ever since I saw a pictures of it on the internet. The landscape especially the mirror effect looked almost unreal and I just had to see it with my own eyes. During our 2 week trip to Peru and Bolivia, we got the chance to take a 3 day tour of Uyuni Salt Flat to explore this amazing landscape and surrounding areas in Bolivia 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