QuickPeek: Rest. Sightseeing. Cooking.
I had a great night’s sleep and got up in time to catch David and Mauricio preparing coffee! Sweet! I had a bit of b’fast and met their other guest Sofia, from France. This being a Sunday, David said that… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Bus Ride. Border Crossing. Awesome Host.
Once I had seen the route heading to Puerto Natales, it was clear that the option to ride the bike for 500 km on the vast plains of Patagonia on headwind was a bit stupid. It was probably a better… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Recovery. Rest. Good times.
Punta Arenas, the home for a fellow traveller and a friend I met all the way back in Panama City! Flori and Victor invited us kindly into their home and it had been absolutely amazing to spend these days with… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Ferry. Rest!
It was nice to have a good shower and sleep in a comfy bed in Porvenir. We got a pretty simple b’fast which was included as part of the bed. It was overall pricy but it was ok given that… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Loose Gravel. Rolling hills. Warm. No wind!
It was a big sheep party outside and it felt like I was in a shawn the sheep sketch. One of the farmers would shout incoherent words like the master in the show and there were enough dogs. The sheep… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Penguins!! Gravel Road. Tailwind!
The place we had to sleep at Russfin was heated and it was great to rest up in the warmth. We had been extremely lucky and the fact that the people along the way are super accommodating, friendly and helpful… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: No Wind. Tailwind. Sunny. Gorgeous. Incredible Sleeping option.
It rained all night last night and We were glad to be under a roof yet again. I am all for camping out for staying, but with cold rain like this, I am better off sleeping under a roof with… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Headwinds. Gravel. Rolling hills. Estancia Camping.
After looking thro numerous detailed views of the route ahead, I figured, given the winds we might be able to do 60 k days realistically and prepared for the day’s start. We decided to take a while and make sure… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Rest. Planning.
Our host Fernando had been wonderful and we asked if we could hang out for a day more and he gladly allowed us to hang out. We had some things to attend to and so the day was extremely useful… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Rest. Resupply.
I was knocked out in the night and woke up at 9 AM. Glad to be sleeping indoors and our Host Fernando’s place was absolutely lovely. Yesterday I made some tomato Rice with some stuff he had at home and… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Headwind. Rain. Rolling hills. Town!
We had about 50 km to get from our lovely little shelter at Camping Norte to Rio Grande, where we plan to stay a day or so to recover and resupply before heading towards Chile. Our host in Rio Grande… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: headwind. Sidewind. Crazy Gusts. Crazy Traffic. A Frame hut!
Gosh what a workout of a day it has been!!! Let me start at the beginning. We had heard about the intense winds we were to expect heading North and so planned to do a 2 day ride to Rio… Continue Reading →