Bariloche to El Chalten: The Best Route

Bariloche to El Chalten: The Best Route

Two of the the top hiking destinations in Argentina, here’s everything you need to know about how to get from Bariloche to El Chalten. Or visa versa, if you are travelling north from El Chalten to Bariloche. Spanning five provinces, there’s really only one way to...
How To Get From Buenos Aires to Montevideo

How To Get From Buenos Aires to Montevideo

So you’ve been soaking up the bright lights of the capital of Argentina and you’re ready to head off to explore somewhere new? Well if you haven’t quite had your fill of asados or Tango, going from Buenos Aires to Montevideo is an excellent choice. Because Uruguay is...
How to Get A Ferry from Buenos Aires to Uruguay

How to Get A Ferry from Buenos Aires to Uruguay

Perhaps you’re planning a weekend getaway from Buenos Aires. You might be doing an Argentinian visa run. Or maybe you’re moving on to your next South American backpacking destination. Regardless of your reasons, here’s everything you need to know about...
Is it Safe to Travel in South America?

Is it Safe to Travel in South America?

This is by far one of the most frequent questions that we get asked about travelling. We receive regular messages online and when people we meet find out we spent 6 months travelling from Argentina to Colombia taking in every country in between, it’s usually the...
7 South American Countries, 142 Days, £33 Per Day

7 South American Countries, 142 Days, £33 Per Day

Let’s talk money! Since we left the UK the planner and organiser in me has been dutifully recording every penny that we have spent. To do this I use an App on my iPhone called ‘Trail Wallet’. It’s super easy to use as you can categorise each...
What to Eat and Drink in… Argentina

What to Eat and Drink in… Argentina

Argentina is famed for its red meat and red wine and whilst these are “musts” when you visit, there is a huge variety of other exciting food and drink to try. Here’s a selection of some of the best. What To Eat In Argentina 1. Steak Need I say more?...