Horizons unlimited – the travellers handbook

Horizons unlimited – the travellers handbook

Horizons Unlimited is the on line bible for anyone planning to travel the world by motorcycle (or a tin top if that’s your preference).  Or for those who like to experience other peoples adventures vicariously, this is a great site to see what intrepid travellers of...
San Pedro de Atacama – Chile

San Pedro de Atacama – Chile

February 4 to February 7, 2012 The journey to get to San Pedro de Atacama was one of the most amazing and difficult rides we’ve had on this trip.     We left  Salta early and headed towards the border with Chile. The road takes us into the Andes and we begin...
Salta – Argentina

Salta – Argentina

February 2 to February 4, 2012     Our final day in Argentina is spent exploring the Quebrada de Cafayate, the basin between two sections of the Andes. Erosion over the centuries has created some of the most amazing landscapes. The minerals in the soil, the...
Iguazu – two countries, water, birds and paperwork

Iguazu – two countries, water, birds and paperwork

January 24 to January 30, 2012 The Iguazu Falls straddle Brazil and Argentina. Thousands of litres of water cascade over the falls every second. It is a sight to behold, but before we can savour the vista there is paperwork to be dealt with. We need visas for Paraguay...
Paraguay – taking a short cut

Paraguay – taking a short cut

January 30 to February 1, 2012     Paraguay gets a bad rap in the guidebooks as a dangerous country, particularly for tourists.  We decided to head across the country from Brazil to Argentina.  Once we passed through border town of Cuidad del Este, which was...