8 Reasons to Take a Vacation in the Wilderness // Brittany from Boston

8 Reasons To Take a Vacation in the Wilderness

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This time last year I was hiking through the beautiful wilderness of Patagonia, and it was one of the most life-changing experiences I’ve ever had. It’s an incredible place to visit and a great adventure to take on, but even if you’re not up for a challenge of that magnitude, there are still benefits to […]

My Patagonia Photo Diary // Brittany from Boston

My Patagonia Photo Diary

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In what was probably the greatest challenge of my life, both physically and psychologically, I spent a month hiking through Patagonia at the beginning of this year. It was just me, my oversized backpack, and the trail for weeks and weeks. Maybe if I was a seasoned hiker it would’ve been a breeze, but I […]

Visiting Plitvice Lakes: The Waterfalls Capital of the World // Brittany from Boston

Visiting Plitvice Lakes: The Waterfalls Capital of the World

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The Plitvice Lakes National Park has gained major international popularity recently, with photos of its numerous waterfalls circulating around Pinterest. Much as I like a good photo, I knew I had to go see this place for myself. So Plitvice was high on my priority list when I came to Croatia, and let me assure […]

The King Penguins of the Falkland Islands // Brittany from Boston

The King Penguins of the Falkland Islands

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Visiting the king penguins on the Falkland Islands goes down on my list of coolest experiences in my life! I get up close and personal with these magnificent creatures, while they’re in just their natural habitat! How awesome is that?! And considering the effort it took to get here, I know that you might not […]

The Virtues of Hammock Camping // Brittany from Boston

The Virtues of Hammock Camping

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I love the looks I get from other campers when I set up my hammock for the night at a campground. As I wrap the straps around the tree trunks, they may glance over. And then I clip the carabineers of the hammock, one on each strap, and they look over with curiosity. Then my […]

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 […]