Eyes Ahead: Patagonia Looming

It’s a place that stirs the imagination of travelers all over the world. Rugged, iconic mountain peaks. Crystal clear river water. It’s the bottom of the world — Mordor, where Frodo fatefully destroys the ring.

River Crossing

River crossing with a twist

We were ready for the river crossing, but we also found something we hadn’t prepared for…

Santiago skyline in daylight

Summing up Santiago

Before arriving in Santiago, I knew very little about the city. From friends and other travellers I had heard mostly bad reviews – “don’t bother, it’s not worth it” or “it’s just like any other city.” Regardless of the reviews, we did end up stopping along the way.


Setting off on the Ruta Maya

Once out of the city, the riders quickly found that Costa Rica would offer countless amazing landscapes.