'Lou'll' be missed!! March 21st 2012 Our journey back from Ushuaia to El Calafate again started with an early departure time. This one slightly less ugly than the one that brought us here, although not by much. We left at 5am. After grabbing a few hours of precious sleep on this bus, I woke myself up, put on my Ipod and took a look out of the window. After so many bus journeys, you can almost lose the enthusiasm to keep getting on an ... read more
South America » Argentina » Santa Cruz » El Calafate Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, a long period of Peronist authoritarian rule an... ... read more
Welcome to our blog. Having completed a 9 month trip to the US, Australia and SE Asia in 2005, we were truly bitten by the travel bug.
So, around 5 years later when the time seemed right and we finally had enough funds in the bank, we were off again, this time on a years journey to Central America, South America, Fiji, New Zealand and Australia.
Heading back to the UK after this amazing trip and saving once more for just under a year, we were off again in search another journey, this time taking us to Sri Lanka, India and Nepal.
Unfortunately, our blog only covers our second and t... full info