Deception Island
Author
Jayne Hope
By 5 o'clock we were on board the Akademik Shokalsky. We found our lodgings. We would be living here for the next 10 days. Bob bunked with the guys. I took the top bunk in a cabin with two other …
An iceberg on Grey Lake, a fallout of Grey Glacier
Author
Margalit Ziv
• For the first time the plane from Foz to Rio left on time, however, due to terrible lending at the intermediate airport it needed a new tire, a 45 minutes delay. • On the flight we …
Me and a tortoise, i made a friend
Author
Adventure Life
Check out Monika's trip journal from her Galapagos Multisport trip   Click here to see more photos of snorkeling in Galapagos   Check out Renee's father-daughter tour to …
Frigate bird
Author
Kathleen Rollins
On Day 3, we went snorkeling with young sea lions off the Isla des Lobos. Or, I should say, they swam with us. Played with us. We paddled along, and the sea lions swam under and around us, twisting, …
Quaint cafe on the way to El Chalten
Author
Renee Noffke
Gorgeous vistas all the way to our campstite at Lake Capri.
Artificial lake created in Chan Chan
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Betty Jaramillo
This was a long journey for the drivers, fortunately I took my flight from Quito and in a couple of hours I meet them in Lima. I felt so lucky, my cousin, her husband and my husband were waiting for …
Baby Sea Lion
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Diane Meixner
I have never seen so many different species of birds. We saw the blue footed boobies and fuzzy baby boobies They are amazing and so entertaining. The male boobies do dance, spread their wings and …
Bird on the shore
Author
Jayne Hope
It was at this hotel that we met passengers who would be on our Antarctic expedition.
Los Cuernos (a cloudy view)
Author
Margalit Ziv
• Finally had a Mate, the national drink that resembles tea but much bitter. Our guide prepared it for us to taste. Although it was not bad, it is definitely something you need to develop taste …
Giant Galapagos Tortoise
Author
Kathleen Rollins
Once we arrived in the Galapagos, we met the couple from Colorado who completed our group for the Adventure Life “Hiking the Galapagos 9-day” tour, February 24 – March 4, 2009. Our …
Buenos Aires city tour - Recoleta Cemetery
Author
Renee Noffke
Beautiful hike to the top of a peak just out of Chalten.
Sally Lightfoot crab in the Galapagos
Author
Diane Meixner
After a climb of 380 steps we arrived at the top of the island with a fantastic view of Pinnacle Rock and the lava formations. Well worth the climb. Aboard our ship while having lunch, the captain …
Giant Petrel
Author
Jayne Hope
Los Comoranes Ushuaia, the southernmost city in the world, the edge of the world. A great place to stop before and after an Antarctic expedition. Museos Maritmo & Presidio are interesting. …
Salto Grande waterfall
Author
Margalit Ziv
• This morning, we set out on a four-hour open truck safari through the Iguazú Forest. The adventure included a Zip Line over the jungle canopy and rappel down to a 12 m high waterfall …
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Adventure Life
I received this update from one of the coolest shopping sites on the Web - www.Novica.com. Novica features indigenous art from around the world and in honor of Carnival in Brazil today, they're …
Galapagos penguin
Author
Kathleen Rollins
Adventure Life Trip Journal: Hiking Galapagos Tour by Kathleen Rollins The first step in modern travel is often the strangest. It involves packing clothes that don't suit the season you're used …
Searching for Evitas grave
Author
Renee Noffke
El Chalten may just be the cutest little mountain town I've ever visited.
Nursing
Author
Diane Meixner
We learned of the tradition of the Post Office. Our guide explained people would put post cards addressed to themselves in the box and that the next visitors would check to see if there was a card …
Stealing a prized pebble
Author
Jayne Hope
Spent the morning walking around El Calafate before catching a bus to Rio Gallegos. Walked arond El Calafate in the morning. The lake was high. There geese around the lake. Found a very interesting …
The Toress - can you see better??
Author
Margalit Ziv
• The privately guided excursion to the Argentinean side of the Iguazú Falls was amazing. We watched the cascading water from various angles. We began the day by boarding a small train to …
La Casa Rosa
Author
Renee Noffke
A beautiful day to explore the city and get a little taste of Argentinian culture.
Our team ready to drive around Peru!
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Betty Jaramillo
The Adventure began!! A group of three Adventure Lifers woke up at 01h00 am to start a super long journey through all the Ecuadorian territory to cross the border on a 4x4 at noon. Ecuador is a …