Salkantay Trek: Machu Picchu!

**Still having problems with the cloud, unfortunately I am now on a beach and am likely too sunburnt too look for a ladder... It is definitely easier to wake up when you are really excited to see something. This was definitely the case on the morning of Machu Picchu, even Becca got out of bed … Continue reading Salkantay Trek: Machu Picchu!

Salkantay Trek: Days 3 & 4

**unable to get photos down from "the cloud" will try to update as soon as I can find a tall enough ladder. We awoke sore the morning of day 3. Hiking downhill for 2000m of elevation was definitely a wear on our joints. The day also started fairly cool but promised to get quite warm … Continue reading Salkantay Trek: Days 3 & 4

Gobernador Gregores: Apparently our worst enemy

After such a wait for gas we finally hit the road, our destination; a little town called Gobernador Gregores. A small town that route 40 seems to detour to include. We had a couple goals; get an oil change for Alfonso and try to find some wifi after El Chalten’s had been so non-existent. The … Continue reading Gobernador Gregores: Apparently our worst enemy

Van Captain Log: Day 1

We woke up in a parking lot in Punta Arenas and had to scurry to find some loo's, which is making itself to be one of the more difficult part of the journey. Although and THIS IS BIG NEWS...we found peanut butter!!! This may not seem like a huge deal but down here, almost at … Continue reading Van Captain Log: Day 1

Our blog name finally makes sense!

Wow, what a 3 days it's been. On March 12th we waited essentially the whole day while Christian and Isabelle cleaned and prepped Alfonso for our meeting. When we finally got the call to head over it felt like we were headed to our prom date's house, waiting to watch them come down the stairs … Continue reading Our blog name finally makes sense!


Yes... our mothers would be proud. We have begun packing, clothes are laid out and things are starting to get in order, and this is DAYS before we leave. Becca has been a rockstar in this department, she's got the lists. As is quite apparent from the photos, Kyle is more organized...HA. Mostly we've been … Continue reading Packing…