Hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Jenny and I were warm & cozy in our little tent high in the Andes mountains, watching in wonder as the mist lifted to reveal the splendour before us. All was still. We sighed as a porter, not an Inca warrior, tiptoed to wake us with coca tea & a bowl of warm water forContinue reading “Hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu”

Three Days in Buenos Aires

“It’s hot!” Arriving at EZE, BA’s International airport, Jenny and I, coming from Scotland and Canada, were happy to peel off our layers of warm clothes.  We came in at different times so I arranged for a car to meet each of us.  There’s not much better than arriving after an overnight flight to seeContinue reading “Three Days in Buenos Aires”

Perito Moreno Glacier

If you get all the way to Patagonia, Argentina, you must visit the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. Sounds pretty exotic doesn’t it? Pretty touristy but get yourself a good guide who knows all the secrets & go. Most folks stay in El Calafate, a fun little town and the gateway to Los Glaciares National Park,Continue reading “Perito Moreno Glacier”