Adventure Pursuit | Parque Pumalín

Parque Pumalín

Posted Posted in Chile

Mountains reaching high above the clouds, it was a rather misty and cloudy day. Despite that, all I saw was simply amazing! When watching a waterfall, dropping off a glacier up the high cliff, I thought: “O beautiful nature, I humbly bow before you!” The air smelled like adventure and there was this mystery waiting […]

Adventure Pursuit | Torres del Paine

Torres del Paine

Posted Posted in Chile

That very strong desire to come and visit south Chile came from a big dream of mine, to see Torres del Paine with my own eyes. So no wonder I found my way down to south Patagonia despite being close to broke at that time … There are several ways of getting to Puerto Natales […]

Adventure Pursuit | El Chalten

El Chaltén: climbers’ paradise

Posted Posted in Argentina

El Chaltén, an Argentine town, lies at the foothills of the Andes, on the other side of the profound Torres del Paine mountains. As I was arriving, my bus followed a long flat road around Widma moraine lake with its glacier on the other bank. A spectacular trio of Fitz Roy mountain and its surrounding […]

Adventure Pursuit | Perito Moreno

Perito Moreno: the glacier!

Posted Posted in Argentina

Ever since I heard about this glacier, I knew I HAD TO see it. One of those things you are certain to do … someday. And so that day came. I found myself heading south on Ruta 40, towards Patagonia, where glaciers grow real big. Like Perrito Moreno. It was a long ride to El […]