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Month: February 2018

Hiking to Lago de Los Tres

El Chalten, Argentina is a small town in the Los Glaciares National Park. It is about 3 hours from the airport in El Calafate along a long section of “Patagonian” flat land with snow covered mountains, glaciers, and glacial lakes in the background. With a population of 2,000 people (give or take a few depending on if it is high season or not), everything in El Chalten in within walking distance of where ever you choose to stay. Hostelerias (basic hotels) are the main lodging options here and do the job just fine. El Chalten is not a luxury travel Read More

Bariloche, Argentina

Bariloche is a gem of a place, a vacation destination for Argentinians, and a destination to add to your bucket list. Bariloche is part of Nahuel Huapi National Park and is known for its amazing lake and mountain views, skiing, hiking, rafting, biking, and chocolate shops. People come to Bariloche year round and it is not hard to see why. I wish we had had more time to experience all Bariloche has to offer. After an 18 hour bus ride from Mendoza we arrived in Bariloche. Luckily there were fairly comfy seats and wine on the bus. The wine was Read More