So You Want to Climb an Erupting Volcano?

Firstly that’s crazy, just don’t. Here is the closest you can get though. In the south of Chile just above Patagonia is the town of Pucón, the adventure capital of Chile. With a lake on one site, the Andes behind and a snow capped volcano sitting menacingly above it this already seems like a pretty…

Valparaiso; a Living, Interactive, Work of Art

One of the best things you can do when you reach a new place is to get outside, walk around as much as possible and just immerse yourself. Valparaiso is probably one of the best places to do this in South America. A port city just an hour outside of Santiago, Valparaiso is everything you…

San Pedro de Atacama and Santiago

The border crossing from Bolivia into Chile was absolute mayhem as carloads of backpackers arrive from each side of the frontier and line up outside of the tiny office in the driving sleet. The four of us eventually get our stamps and rush out to the bus waiting for us. The driver is clearly pissed…