Category Archive: South America

Adventure writing without a Beard – Part 1

Outdoor sports and Adventure books written by female adventurers.    Even the most adventurous of us loves to curl up with a good book after a day hiking, cycling, climbing, kayaking, swimming or just… Continue reading

5 Things I Learned by Travelling Solo

For all those out there considering a solo adventure, this is for you. To hopefully inspire and instill in you the spirit and excitement of solo travel and to help you remember that… Continue reading

A little trekking in El Chalten

Originally a tiny mountain town built to mark the Chile /Argentina border, El Chalten has exploded in recent years to become the undisputed hiking capital of Argentina and is now a bustling mecca… Continue reading

Packing for Patagonia

Small pack… Big adventures! Packing ideas for a solo female trip in the very south of South America. In late September 2016 I set out for a 3 month solo trip to Patagonian Chile… Continue reading

Hiking Puyehue Volcano

Just a bit of info and some tips on doing one of the Chilean Lake District’s most amazing hikes. I could only find scraps of information online about Puyehue Volcano so thought I… Continue reading