With a week left in my trip, I had one last adventure planned.
I knew Punta Arenas doesn’t offer much to tourists except for an airport and Isla Magdelena. 303 more words
El Calafate and Perito Moreno
A 5 hour bus ride back into Argentina dropped us off in El Calafate in the middle of the night, and thankfully our B&B/hostel was a short walk away and we were quickly settled in, and then up early the next morning for a serious planning session. 864 more words
I caught a glimpse of myself unabashedly smiling in the rearview mirror of the car taking me to the airport. Just a few hours before I’d gone through my usual pre-travel jitters. 770 more words
So we left the dock in Punta Arenas shortly after our scheduled departure of 07:30. Spirits were high as we set sail for adventure! Much of the science party was on decks taking pictures of what we assumed would be one of our last views of green vegetation for a while. 355 more words