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Argentina

Days 907-908: Inti Raymi at the tropic of Capricorn

QuickPeek: Inti Raymi. Night out. Indigenous celebrations.

So Stella mentioned about a ceremony honouring Pachamama (Mother earth) which got linked with the Incan Solstice festivities called Inti Raymi. Inti Raymi is a popular festival in Incan lands, mainly in Paru, where they celebrate the arrival of winter… Continue Reading →

Days 905-907: Jujuy keeps getting better with another exceptional host, Lucia!

QuickPeek: Rest. Cooking.

We bid goodbyes to Stella and Luciano and in the rainy evening, headed out into town to meet our Lucia. It was easy to spot Lucia’s home and she was waiting for us and invited us into her beautiful home… Continue Reading →

Days 903-904: Argentina restarts with a Stella’r host!

QuickPeek: Cooking. Walkabout.

We started the day really early as the bus out was at 8 AM and we bid farewell to Alexandra and Cami and walked up in freezing weather. Teh bus was a few minutes late but was nice and warm… Continue Reading →

Day 893: Brutal, Brutal Route from Lago Desierto to Lago O’HIggins

QuickPeek: Hike a Bike. Hot shower. Beautiful campsite.

We slept in to start the day and by the time we did the immigration at the Argentinian side and got on the trail, it was 11:30. I think it might have been ok to have started early, but we… Continue Reading →

Day 892: Farewell David!

QuickPeek: Bypass. Boat trip. Awesome Camping.

Our time in El Calafate with our amazing host and friend, David, had to come to an end. We had a really lovely dinner with all of us, including his friends, Damian and Mary, accompanied by amazing food, Krista’s Salad… Continue Reading →

Days 789-791: Exceptional Times at David’s place

QuickPeek: Cooking. Rest. Good Times.

The past few days at David’s have been absolutely stunning. We have formed a really nice little clique and pretty much everyday, we fell into the routine of having fun, lots of laughter, great food and absolutely stunning desserts! Well… Continue Reading →

Day 788: Another Awesome Expedition with David

QuickPeek: Tourism with Local!

Today was an interesting one… David offered to give us a ride to El Chalten and we were ready to pack up our bikes and avoid the ride in the crazy winds. Its about 200+ Km and a likely 3-4… Continue Reading →

Day 787: Perito Moreno – A study in blue

QuickPeek: Perito Moreno!

David is an incredible person! I had an absolutely awesome time chatting with him and It has been a real pleasure to get to know him. A guy with a genuinely good heart and very positive attitude. He was off… Continue Reading →

Day 786: Exploring El Calafate with David

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 →

Day 785: Avoiding riding thro the Patagonian Steppes

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 →

Day 769: A real tough day at office

QuickPeek: Headwinds. Gravel Road.

Yesterday my back was killing me. I had been riding in a stiff position to keep the bike upright in the wind and it made my lower back real sore. We decided to sleep in and generally take the ride… Continue Reading →

Day 768: Holy cow, the winds are brutal!

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 →

Day 767: An additional day off before the butting head to the wind

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 →

Day 766: Much needed rest and resupply for the long haul

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 →

Day 765: A gentler ride, still a kick in the butt

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 →

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