The South Coast of Iceland

What does the ocean awaken inside of you?

That piercing salty smell of the air.

The stretch of the horizons – broken only by the azure of the sky, and the crashing of the waves.

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A small taste of Iceland – The Golden Circle

Welcome to Iceland. A tiny place with a big heart. Housing a small population of between 350,000 people and 400,000 people, but home to nearly 2 million tourists every-year, a scary figure that keeps growing bigger and bigger.

Iceland was something just completely out of this world. It felt to me, like going to another planet.

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Retracing Buffy the Vampire slayers steps (sort of…) – wandering around the Punta Arenas Cemetery 

Is it just me, or are graveyards full of intrigue, mystery and totally interesting places? I thought I loved walking around cemeteries already, but when I heard the Punta Arenas one is in the top ten attractions of the city

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Climbing Rainbow Mountain Take 2 – Chile and the Cochamó Valley

I thought it was appropriate to attempt a second rainbow. This time Cerro Arcoiris in the Cochamó Valley. It was possibly the toughest and most technical day hike I have done in a while (equalling the challenges of Tasmanias Mount Anne Circuit maybe even…). But first there was the adventure to get to the trail head… 
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Sleepy Puerto Varas, time for relaxing (some insight into travelling alone)…

Every single thing in this world can be inspiring if you have the right perspective! 

After a busy 2 months it was time for a brief rest. 
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Jumping for joy at Piedras Rojas and some really blue really cool lagunas

It was another exciting day with my new friends Ever Further, after a late night of star gazing in the desert, counting the stars in the Milky Way until late with the company of a random dog, we got up early for a 7am pick up from Flamingo Tour operators – we were going to see the famous Red Rocks on the side of an emerald green salty lake…. among other exciting places!  Continue reading “Jumping for joy at Piedras Rojas and some really blue really cool lagunas”

A picnic in the desert

With my new friends (fellow travel blog writers for everfurthertravel.com – follow them on instagram ‘Ever Further’ – they have a whole year of adventures coming up, their goal is to visit as many national parks as they can around the world – how exciting!), we decided to explore on our own. 
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