Northern Chile: Solitude, Cities, and Political Upheaval

Our first month in Chile has been a whirlwind. Having successfully made it across the border from Peru, we spent the first night in the coastal city of Arica and celebrated how far we had come. Chile had been almost like the distant destination on the horizon for pretty much our whole trip thus far, … More Northern Chile: Solitude, Cities, and Political Upheaval

Peruvian Coast Part 2: Wind, Sand and Mountains

The dramatic topography and varied climate of Southern Coastal Perú surprised us at nearly every turn. We began by getting a taste of the Andes in Lunahuaná, a cute river town in the mountains only a few hour drive Southeast of Lima. The beautiful Cañete river flows along the curving mountain road near town, and … More Peruvian Coast Part 2: Wind, Sand and Mountains

Last Blog Post in Mexico: Yucatán Living and Shipping the Truck

This last month has been mostly spent camping on the beach in Progreso, Yucatán. While we spent more time planning and decision making than exploring, our longer stay at Yuckite kitesurfing school left us with new friends and a beautiful, familiar place to come back to someday. Our days camping on the beach in Progreso … More Last Blog Post in Mexico: Yucatán Living and Shipping the Truck

Nayarit and Onward

A couple of weeks ago we took the ferry from La Paz to Mazatlán, leaving the Baja section of our travels behind. We decided on TMC ferries, the more industrial oriented company, because they let you sleep in your camper and keep your dog with you. The ferry trip in general was a smooth one, … More Nayarit and Onward