The Greek God of Wind, Aeolus no longer lives in Greece he has moved to Patagonia! He rages over the Andes, not even these huge mountains can stop his pummelling of everything in his path. Disheveled trees, known as “Flag Trees” strain to stay rooted in the rocky soil. The wind the buds on the […]
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Southern Argentina Buenos Aires to th...
Saturday morning at 0430, we arrived at the docks in Colonia, Uruguay to catch the ferry from Uruguay to Buenos Aires. Four thirty in the morning a dreadful hour indeed for most folks but especially so for the sleep deprived Argentineans. They love their siestas and staying up late is very much part of their […]
The Atacama Desert is evocative, a scenery of coloured rocky landscapes, blue sky and emptiness. It is cold and dry and we were eager to head east across northern Argentina to the Iguazú Falls. We set off driving one of the most beautiful drives in the world from San Pedro Chile to Purmamarca, Argentina a […]