Posts filed under: South America

If you have read about my food experiences in my other Argentina related posts then you probably have noticed one thing in common: the portions are always huge. Exactly the...
(The Greater) Valparaiso is the second largest city in Chile with its population of almost 1 million. The city might be many times smaller than the capital Santiago but don’t...
It was a week ago when we started our road trip to North Argentina and back. To be honest, a week is definitely not enough to explore the incredible nature...
Our last destination before going back to Mendoza was a little town called Fiambala by the Ruta 60, about 320 km from Catamarca. Since it was also my birthday I...
Moving back south towards Mendoza we decided to take a different route from which we came up north. Our next destination was Cafayate the famous wine city. And the road...
Our second northern trip from Jujuy was again through Purmamarca (remember I told you about its good location). But this time we’d go rather northwest than straight to the north....
San Salvador de JuJuy After a day in colonial Salta we landed in San Salvador de Jujuy for the evening. Like most of the cities’ names here it is shortened...
The third day of our road trip was basically nothing but road. Even though it was in our original plan we decided to skip San Miguel de Tucumán due to...
The next day we went straight to Ischigualasto Provincial Park which is about 73 km (45 mi) from San Agustin. After the long and interesting day in the national park...
Finally after disagreements with car rental companies (due to their higher prices as promised the day before) in Mendoza we managed to get on the road to San Agustin Argentina. Our...