First day of splitboard touring in the Andes

 Last week we finally got the snow boards on and had a good day tour in the high Andes. We started at Los Penitentes...

Perito Moreno Glacier and El Calafate, Patagonia

The Perito Moreno Glacier is located in the Los Glaciares National Park in Patagonia, Argentina. The access point is the busy and sprawling El...

Wow 3 months in South America is almost over

So after 3 months my flight home to Europe is tomorrow. It has been insanely good; I have climbed and ridden volcanoes, splitboarded the high...

Snowboarding in Bariloche, Patagonia

Bariloche is in the Lake District in Argentina. It is technically just north of Patagonia but the name Patagonia brings more evocative images for...

Patagonia the Movie…..

The first installment of my South America snowboarding edit is now on You Tube. This is part 1 of 3 that will make up...

Wine tours, hot springs and did I mention the wine? Mendoza,...

After an epicly long bus journey from BA to Mendoza. We relaxed in a funky hostel offering great free breakfasts and a free glass...

Winter hiking around Mt Fitzroy and Cerro Torre, El Chalten, Argentina

The final stop of our summer in  South America was the town of El Chalten.  Just to the north of El Calafate, it is...

Hiking to the Southern Patagonian Icefield, El Chalten – Argentina

I think we may have left the best to last. This trek to the Campo de Hielo Sur or the Southern Icefield is a...

Istanbul, London, New York and Buenos Aries in 5 days

We have been travelling a lot. In 5 days we have visited 4 continents and 4 iconic cities.  We flew Istanbul to London after...