Archive for Category: "south america"
Patagonia conjures up images of wind-swept desolate land, glaciers, mountains, penguins, and guanacos. But it’s also an incredibly beautiful landscape that offers many different types of hiking, from day hikes in forests to multi-day treks next to glaciers
Halfway through our Chilean trek, we faced impenetrable rock and hazardous winds. How would we keep going
With almost no Spanish skills, I couldn’t imagine how I’d manage in Peru and Argentina. But with some basic techniques, I’ve learned how to get what I need while immersing myself in the local culture
What comes to mind when you imagine a Latin man sweeping you off your feet? A charming thick Spanish accent? Some passionate flirting?
Three months ago, I made a life-altering transition in my life: I went from living for two years in empanada-loving, Spanish and Guaraní speaking, Reggaeton-blasting Latin America, to rice-and-dahl gorging, Hindi-central chattering, and Bollywood-dancing Southeast Asia