10 Ways to Live a More Adventurous Life // Brittany from Boston

10 Ways to Live a More Adventurous Life

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I LOVE a good adventure. I love adventures of all kinds and I try to make every day a new adventure. Because there’s nothing worse than monotony, as far as I’m concerned. Adventures come in all shapes and sizes…some days I’m riding a camel in the desert, others I’m hiking through the mountains, others I’m […]

Your Complete Guide to Hiking the W in Torres del Paine // Brittany from Boston

The Complete Guide to Hiking the W in Torres del Paine

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When you picture Patagonia, with its impressive mountain ranges and massive rock towers, you’re probably thinking of Torres del Paine National Park in Chile. This park is the most visited hiking area in all of Patagonia, and hoards of trekkers come here each season to experience the unbelievable natural beauty of this park. The most popular […]

Day Hikes from El Chalten || Brittany from Boston

Day Hikes from El Chaltén, Argentina

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I understand not everyone is crazy about hiking for hours with a heavy backpack on, only to camp in the wilderness with no amenities available, day after day. That’s okay! I do enjoy it but luckily for you, there are other ways to see just about all of the El Chaltén region without those long […]

Trekking Through El Chalten, Argentina |[Brittany from Boston]|

Trekking Through El Chaltén, Argentina

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El Chaltén is the undisputed trekking capital of Argentina, drawing the biggest crowds to its section of Patagonia each year. This town is actually situated inside the Los Glaciares National Park, and is the entry point for the northern section of the park, including Cerro Torres and Mount Fitz Roy. It’s rather remote (think: no […]

Perito Moreno Glacier

An Unforgettable Visit to Perito Moreno Glacier

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As the name would suggest, Los Glaciares National Park is home to some pretty impressive glaciers. Even if you haven’t had the pleasure of seeing a glacier in person, you probably have an idea in mind of it looking a bit like a massive sheet of ice. You probably imagine Antarctica or the Arctic Circle, […]

Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua

Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua: The Ultimate Thrill Ride

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“This volcano was the first and most popular place to go volcano boarding in the world,” explains the tour guide as our 4×4 barrels through the overgrown nature on this backcountry dirt road, traveling towards Cerro Negro. “A famous international stuntman tried riding his bike down this volcano to break the world speed record, and […]

Hiking Volcan San Pedro

Hiking Volcan San Pedro

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At the base of Volcan San Pedro, the hike we’re about to begin seems manageable, not too high or intimidating. My guide must see the overt confidence on my face because he interrupts my thoughts by saying, “Yeah she doesn’t look like much from down here, but don’t be fooled. She’s a tough hike.” With […]