16.02. – 22.02.
We / I spent one week in Santiago. Santiago is a huge metropolis with about 6 1/2 million people.
There is not much time for sightseeing. I was […]

good bye Chile

30.12. – 01.01.
On the last day of the year we make a trip to the Perito Moreno Glacier.
A very impressive sight. The glacier is about 100 meters high from […]

we did not get very far


Day trip to Fort Bulnes, about 60km south-east of Punta Arenas. One of the first settlements in this inhospitable area to protect the Strait of Magellan. After about 6 […]

Where to Alaska?

But first … the story of the final ride to Ushuaia.

We get up very early. The ferry to Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego goes at 9am. You have […]

Almost there

12.12. – 13.12.
Each day when I get dressed and put on my many layers of clothing, it seems to me, as I would prepare myself for a flight into […]

dear diary

There is not much going on these days. It’s just three weeks and about 2,500 km to Punta Arenas. A stone’s throw away. The route and the intermediate stops […]