Lake District of South America - Chile and Argentina December 27th 2009 For many Chileans and Argentinians, the Lake District is their main holiday destination. In winter (June to October) ski resorts open for business. The rest of the year (especially January, the annual holiday month) the region's mountains are trekked and climbed, its lakes are swam in and relieved of their fish. It is easy to see why the Lake District is so popular. For me it is some of the most b ... read more
Setting off with one way tickets to Mexico via Cuba (a two-month detour), we set ourselves the challenge of travelling through Central and South America down to the southern tip of Argentina by bus/train/boat.
We wrote and photographed all our adventures, discoveries and passions - food and football, people and pictures, wildlife and walking, books and buildings, mountains and music. We promise you won't read a boring day-to-day diary, just interesting tales from the road.
Plus for our friends with itchy feet, real backpacking tips direct from the backpack.
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