Los Glaciares National Park – Argentina

Los Glaciares National Park – Argentina

Glacier Perito Moreno Icebergs Ice calving from the glacier More icebergs Glacier Spegazzini Glacier Spegazzini November 25 to November 27, 2011 El Calafate in Patagonia, Argentina is the gateway to the Los Glaciares National Park. The town itself is quite cute with...
Ruta 40 through the desert

Ruta 40 through the desert

November 23 and November 24, 2011   Leaving Chile Chico it’s only a short ride to the border and yet another crossing – Chile to Argentina.   Each crossing is a little different.  This time, the young Argentinian immigration Officer takes her time reading every...
Back over the Andes – on the dirt

Back over the Andes – on the dirt

November 18 to November 22, 2011 Bariloche in Argentina to Chile Chico in, where else but Chile     Before we leave the volcanic ash we head out for a loop around the lake. The wind has cleared some of the ash away and we can see the Andes towering over the...
The lakes district of Chile and Argentina

The lakes district of Chile and Argentina

November 12 to November 17, 2011     Our first stop was the wonderful lakeside town of Pucon in Chile. They say it’s the chicest town in Chile. We found it a great place to chill with some great sites, good food, good wines and marvellous people. Riding in...
Mendoza in Argentina to Pucon in Chile

Mendoza in Argentina to Pucon in Chile

November 9 to November 13, 2011       Mendoza is a city that has been destroyed by earthquakes more than once. The city fathers have designed the city with wide streets and lots of open space for people to shelter when the next one hits. The parks...