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Santa Cruz – the Chilean land of grapes

We took the bus to Santa Cruz from Santiago this morning for 4,000 pesos (£4). As the town was only a few hours away we left our large rucksacks in Santiago, opting to travel light as we made left the big city in search of the vineyards of central valley. Travel Our bus to Santa… Continue reading Santa Cruz – the Chilean land of grapes

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Santiago, Chile

We took the cheapest bus from Chiloe to Santiago (£16), leaving at 6pm the bus arrived in Santiago's main bus terminal 17 hours later. After travelling throughout the night we arrived exhausted at 10am - the bus wasn't exactly cheap and cheerful, more like cheap and cramped, but it did the job of delivering us… Continue reading Santiago, Chile

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Semana Santa in Argentina: El Calafate and Bariloche 

Working our way up north from Ushuaia we took a flight to the little town of El Calafate. From here we took a day trip to the famous giant glacier - Perito Moreno- in the national park a few hours drive away and carried on up to the chocolate box picture perfect town of Bariloche. … Continue reading Semana Santa in Argentina: El Calafate and Bariloche 

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Córdoba, Alta Garcia &Rosario: Che Guevara, Messi and Trouble 

Getting to Córdoba  We took the bus from port du iguazu to Córdoba and were a little shocked how expensive it would be. It cost is the equivalent of £80 and took less than 24 hours (the same journey would've cost us between £30-40 in south east Asia) but the bus was actually really nice.… Continue reading Córdoba, Alta Garcia &Rosario: Che Guevara, Messi and Trouble 

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Iguazu falls: Brazil and Argentina 

We spent 4 days in the two towns of iguazu and iguacu paying the waterfalls a visit from both Brazil and Argentina.  Foz du iguacu and port du iguazu  Foz du iguacu   We started off taking the bus from São Paulo to foz du iguazu (Brazilian side). The bus station we arrived at was… Continue reading Iguazu falls: Brazil and Argentina 

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São Paulo: buskers, giant avocados and failed bloco’s 

We came to São Paulo after visiting Rio de Janeiro during carnival where the bar was set pretty high on Brazilian cities. Unfortunately by the time we left São Paulo a few days later we were pretty underwhelmed.  Arrival  We arrived fresh(ish) off of the overnight bus from paraty to São Paulo bus terminal at… Continue reading São Paulo: buskers, giant avocados and failed bloco’s 

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Paraty

After a week of indulgence at carnaval we headed to the small town of paraty for a little R&R.        Why didn't we visit Ilha grande?  We had originally planned on travelling to the Ilha grande straight after carnival but due to the weather forecast (rain and thunderstorms for the next few days) and… Continue reading Paraty