Chao Chaitén 

So this morning we woke up to the first white cloud opening up above the tent in about three days. We scurried to organize the tarps and the backpacks, still wary that it would return. Mochilas heavy with damp clothing, we put some tea in a thermos and left for the hut that serves as … Continue reading Chao Chaitén 


Hitchhiking Culture in the South of Chile 

Traveling a dedo is surprisingly easy through Chile's southern regions. For one thing, there's only one main highway that runs north to south - La Ruta 5. Whether you're heading north or south, it's hard to lose the highway you need, and easy for drivers to pick you up since it's pretty much just, "Going south?" … Continue reading Hitchhiking Culture in the South of Chile