On waking up, it took a long time to work up the courage to put our heads out of our sleeping bags. And when we did, we could see our breath it was that cold. We’d just survived camping in -5c temperatures! We were fortunate our tent was located under some trees, so we were […]
Despite the cold, wind, and rain on our last visit to the Torres del Paine National Park, we were back for more. Read about our first day back in the park, trekking to Glacier Grey and camping in freezing conditions. Will we survive?
Arriving in Puerto Natales, the legendary Patagonian weather welcomed us by chilling us to the bone, as we stumbled down the hill from the bus stop to the hostel. The weather had taken a turn for the worse – it was cold, windy and wet, so we were both happy we’d decided against doing the […]
There’s nothing quite like a 5:00am bus ride on a cold morning to make you feel alive – and grumpy. Our destination, Punta Arenas, was 10 hours away, so we had a long journey ahead. Luckily the landscape of Tierra Del Fuego, the archipelago of South America, is sparse and stunning. We saw so much […]