Surrounded By Sand: Huacachina

I made a quick stop in the desert oasis of Huacachina, which is very near the Peruvian city of Ica. Huacachina is considered an adventure destination, as it is known for it’s dune buggy and sand boarding tours. I had been told that Banana’s Adventure hostel is the best place to stay in Huacachina and […]

Out On The Highest Lake In The World: Lake Titicaca

I found myself spending the night in a private room, on the top floor of a lakefront hotel, overlooking the highest lake in the world. All for $6 a night. I had heard that Copacabana on the Bolivian side of Lake Titicaca is much nicer than Puno on the Peruvian side, so that’s where I […]

Road Tripping In Northern Argentina: Salta And It’s Surroundings

I found myself on another 24 hour bus ride, making my way across the very large and diverse country of Argentina. I actually really like long bus rides. I find them to be very productive. I use them as an opportunity for writing, reading, reflection and introspection. This time I was on my way to […]

The Beautiful Beaches Of Uruguay: Punta Del Diablo

I remember sitting at the final and most impressive viewpoint of Torres Del Paine National Park back in January and thinking about how nice it would be to take some time to relax on a beach. Warm weather beaches is the one thing that Patagonia was missing. It was at that moment that I first […]