Category: South America

Atacama Desert Attractions: Stargazing and More

The Atacama Desert is top of the travel bucket list for stargazers the world over. Covering a 140,000km square area of northern Chile, it's renowned as the world's driest desert. That fact, along with some...

6 of the Best Patagonia Day Hikes

Dreaming of exploring Patagonia’s mesmerising landscapes but don’t have the time or stamina to tackle the W Trek?  No sweat! You don’t need endless vacation days or loads of trekking experience to see the best...

The Truth About Travel Writing at 4500m Above Sea Level

Recently, it feels like all my travel articles begin with an anecdote about using a washroom. My first note for this story? "Ugh, just peed outside for the first time at an elevation of 3700m."...