--- Menu --- Blog Traveler Stories News Travel Tips Responsible Travel Our Office Author Michele Marcigliano Today's trek was to Torres del Paine view point. It was raining all night and continued in the morning. Some of us stayed back at camp and enjoyed the day there. From Eco Camp, there are … Author Yvonne Smith We started the day saying goodbye to our new friends Phil & Jane with who we have shared our treks with over the previous 3 days. Adding to several small world experiences, it turns out both Phil & … Cusco, Peru - Plaza de Armas. Picture by Adventure Life traveler, Dawn Ross.
As of March 6, 2013 the US Embassy has officially lifted their Peru travel alert that was announced in mid-February. … Author Sullivan Peraino Our first day on our Mendoza tour has been nothing short of perfect - we cooked a meal in a busy Argentine kitchen, toured the largest family winery in the country, mailed 3 cases of wine back to the … Author Michele Marcigliano We were to be ready for breakfast by 7am, and would leave soon after. Today we had to get to a ferry at Refugio Gray. It was hard to get ready with no running water or electricity in lodge, but we … Author Yvonne Smith Another early morning (5:30 today!) began with a paddle and a hike out to Sacha Lodges Kapok tower which stands at 130 feet and is a rickety hike up about 20 flights of wooden stairs wrapping around … Author Yvonne Smith Another early morning (5:30 today!) began with a paddle and a hike out to Sacha Lodges Kapok tower which stands at 130 feet and is a rickety hike up about 20 flights of wooden stairs wrapping around … Author Yvonne Smith Another early morning (5:30 today!) began with a paddle and a hike out to Sacha Lodges Kapok tower which stands at 130 feet and is a rickety hike up about 20 flights of wooden stairs wrapping around … Author Michele Marcigliano Today started with our group meeting for breakfast. The staff at Refugio Los Cuernos packed our lunches on bread that was made fresh. Our second day of trekking day was about to begin. We left … Author Yvonne Smith It is not easy sleeping in the jungle! We were not bothered by mosquitoes or any nasties in our cabin however the loud and sometimes creepy jungle noises made for a disturbed sleep! To top that … Author Michele Marcigliano Today, our group met for breakfast. As instructed the night before, our stuff sacks were packed for the two day trek. Our first trekking day was about to begin. We left at 10 am and were expected … Author Yvonne Smith Leaving Quito by pick up from the Adventure Life tour company, we head for the airport (about 1.5 hours drive). The airport is brand new, it actually just opened before we arrived in late February. … Author Michele Marcigliano This morning we had breakfast at the hotel before we were met by the shuttle driver and guide for our trip to Eco Camp office in Puerto Natales. Before getting to the office, we made a stop at … Author Sullivan Peraino Sullivan and Suzy take off for Argentina!
Today's the day! South America adventure take 2. There are five flights between Missoula and our first destination - Mendoza, Argentina. This is the … Author Michele Marcigliano Our day in Punta Arenas began with a walk to Mirador Cerro la Cruz, a viewpoint above the city. From there we went to Museum Salesiano Maggiorino Borgatello. The museum, established by missioners … Author Michele Marcigliano This morning was sad and exciting. It was our last day on the Stella Australis but we were going to Magdalena Island before the adventure ended. The early morning excursion started before … Author Michele Marcigliano Today we sailed though such wonderful scenery. There were glaciers and the Darwin Mountain Range. In the afternoon we took the zodiac boats to Aguila Glacier. Once on shore, we hiked around the …