Category Archives: Chile


5 & 6 March ’14 – The Plan – We don’t really have a plan*

San Pedro, back to Calama, and out of Chile to Uyuni, Bolivia   We have got this packing thing down! It really is just like building a puzzle, and once you know where all the […]


2 – 5 March ’14 – Golden Sands of the Driest Desert in the World!

Valparaiso -> Calama -> San Pedro de Atacama 2 + 3 March 2014 After spending our last morning in the colourfulness of LAB00, greeting our hosts and promising to meet again somewhere across the world, […]


1 March ’14 – Valpo – Day 3*

  This is our last day in Valparaìso, a city that has wrapped herself around me. We were planning on taking the short trip to Viña del Mar today. It is a polished, modern city […]


28 February ’14 – Valpo – Day 2*

  No matter how hard we try we never seen to make it out and about before 11am.. LAB00 is an awesome place to stay, so we don’t really mind. On a continent where breakfast […]


27 Feb to 2 March ’14 – Climbing a million stairs in Valparaíso*

Valparaíso, Chile – Day 1     Leaving Santiago for the second time was much easier and faster than before. It does help to know what we are doing this time around.. The Alameda bus […]


The Winelands of Santa Cruz – Continued*

  After our first week of settling in we have formed a little morning routine. We enjoy our morning tea on the poofy couch in the living room and read the daily news thanks to […]


2nd to 25 Feb ’14 – The Winelands of Santa Cruz*

200km south of Santiago lies the Central Valley. This wine region is dotted with fancy wineries around charming little towns. The little town of Santa Cruz, our home for the next 3 weeks, is situated […]


30th Jan to 2nd Feb ’14 – We’re in Chile!

    8pm – Off the bus and breathing Chilean air..I still want to throw up a little. We make our way to Information at the crazy Alameda Bus Terminal, the main stop for international […]