Volcanos and Prehistoric Trees November 2nd 2006 Nick:
Its going to be a long one!!
We left Santiago at a reasonable hour, the bike now shod with a new rear. Our first days riding in 4 was a gentle re-introduction to 2-wheel travel with a mere 125 mile (200km) jaunt to Curicó, a small but, apparently, pleasant town. We arrived and soon found that virtually all accommodation was being used by migrant workers employed in the vineyards, so w ... read more
South America » Chile » Araucanía » Villarrica Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
Nick is a 32yr Anglo-Frenchman wanting to see the world on two wheels (no pedals, thanks), preferrably via France.
Kristina is a 31yr Estonian girl with perpetually itchy feet, and always ready to see somewhere new and, doing so, met Nick!
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