Cerro Castillo

While cruising down Chile’s Carretera Austral we took a few days off from driving to lace up our hiking boots and tackle the 4 day Las Horquetas trek up to Cerro Castillo, touted by some to be the “new (and less crowded and less expensive) Torres del Paine” for trekking enthusiasts. While the hike has … More Cerro Castillo

The Carretera Austral

The Carretera Austral is essentially a synonym for “the ultimate roadtrip.” Stretching over a thousand kilometres from the more inhabited parts of Chile to its southern hinterlands, the road is well known as one of the most epic journeys one can undertake. Whether making the trip by car, bicycle, motorcycle, or in the backs of … More The Carretera Austral

Hiking El Bolson in Radal Siete Tazas National Park, Chile

After spending some time after first arriving in Santiago, Chile finding, testing, and fixing up our 1997 Volkswagen Beetle, we decided it was about time to get out of the city for a while, and a nice hike in a national park was exactly what we needed. After covering some kilometres on the efficient but … More Hiking El Bolson in Radal Siete Tazas National Park, Chile