ANTARCTIC DREAM Part One! The Route! March 13th 2011 "James Mercer - Journey Through the Past"
My Antarctica trip started with a long bus journey from Puerto Natales all the way down to Ushuaia. The boarder crossing from Chile into Argentina was a breeze with only a quick 20 minute delay. The Land Of Fire is an archipelago off the southernmost tip of the South American mainland, across the Strait of Magellan. The archipelago consists of a ma ... read more
Antarctica » Antarctica » South Shetland Islands Speculation over the existence of a "southern land" was not confirmed until the early 1820s when British and American commercial operators and British and Russian national expeditions began exploring the Antarctic Peninsula region and other areas sou... ... read more
Traveling solo through South America. Hitch hiking, wwoofing, conservation projects, couch surfing, trekking, surfing, kayaking, canoeing, climbing, sand boarding, horse back riding, fishing, glacier trekking, and camping! What is the significance of my profile picture? Mom and I, along with my siblings, would walk from our house to this stop sign when she had the strength. I made her walk up to and touch the sign each time. The stop sign is about 100 yards from our house. It was a short journey we would take when we could. Now, I will be traveling a distance th... full info