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cycle touring Patagonia

Blog: “Leaving Ushuaia”

Ushuaia - Tolhuin - Rio Grande, 14/01/2012 - 17/01/2012. 297Km (Total 297Km cycled) Highlights: great views over Ushuaia as we left; our first passport control;...
end of the world cake

Blog: “There is cake at the end of the world, ma!”

While in Buenos Aires we got an email from our very good friend Emily, who should be in Iran as I type this, on...

Review: “La Posada del Fin del Mundo”

As a bit of luxury since we knew when we arrived from Buenos Aires we would be rather knackered, we booked into the Posada...

La bici no pasará!

We hung around in Buenos Aires in the afternoon, keeping out of the sun and making preparations for our journey to the airport. We...

Camping in Ushuaia, Argentina

Not the easiest thing to find when you search on a search engine. Though there is plenty places near by and even one on...
biciletas

Buenos Aires: the most American of European cities?

We toyed with the idea of going cycling on the free bicycles in Buenos Aires, or even to take one of the guided bike...

Circus Hostel & Hotel, San Telmo, Buenos Aires

To help us get over the long flight from the UK we decided to spend a few days in Buenos Aires before heading further...

I can see clearly now (I’ve bought Optilabs specs)

If you're an optically-challenged cyclist like me, you may have considered getting some prescription specs designed especially for cycling. Riding in normal glasses is...
argentina street art

Buenos Aires: sizzling, scorchio, and a cemetery

First of all, if you're wondering why there are no tales or photos of bicycles yet, it's because we're officially Being Tourists in Buenos...
tango

Buenos Aires and the curious incident of the green paint in...

We had breakfast in the hostel - some sweet little mini croissants called medialunas, tea (without milk as only hot was available - Peli...
roman road

Roman Road

azub six off road

Single tracking

Greenfly

Festival

Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road