There are actually a few major differences between riding the sand and its more popular counterpart snow. The most noteworthy for me is that eating snow after you wipe-out is far more pleasant than getting a mouthful of sand, I'm still picking it out of my teeth.
Playing in the sand! April 5th 2015 As we were enjoying the wines of Mendoza our next destination, Northern Chile, was experiencing its worst flooding in decades. The Atacama desert is the driest desert in the world and areas in this region were receiving more rain in one day than the total average rainfall it receives in 4 years. As the rain continued unrelenting for several days the flooding intensified, roads were washed out, min ... read more
After leaving the rat race of London behind, Tobs (Sandra) and Mags (Glen) are off on an adventure through South America, which will hopefully be documented via this blog (If Glen doesnt get too lazy!)... full info