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14 Essential Tips For Backpacking South America

Backpacking South America is a worthwhile adventure that I believe everyone should experience. Before I arrived on the continent, I was unsure of what to expect. To help you prepare, here are some things I wish I had known before I […]

Ask Jessie: What Are The Best Places To Travel For Sightseeing? [Photo Essay]

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Hey Jessie, I’m trying to decide where to plan my next trip and have no idea where to begin. I’m a regular reader of your blog, and figured I’d ask you what some of the best places to travel are […]

My Most Ridiculous Bus Encounters Backpacking South America

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I’ve been skydiving, bungee jumping and paragliding; however, I’d have to say my most adventurous escapades are from my bus rides through South America. The characters, the questionable facilities, the otherworldly landscapes and the feature film-worthy situations made for incredible […]

Ask Jessie: Is South America Safe For Solo Female Travelers?

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This question was submitted by a Jessie on a Journey reader Kaitlin from Washington, who is planning a trip from Cuzco, Peru, through Bolivia, and ending in Argentina. Here is my reply: South America is possibly the most popular destination […]

How To Explore Beautiful Buenos Aires Beyond The Guidebook

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Buenos Aires is an Argentinian city you should visit at least once in your lifetime. Add these lesser-known experiences to your itinerary for a great time!

Skiing Beyond The Guidebook With Mountain Enthusiast Mike Cotton

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Avid skiier and mountain culture enthusiast Mike Cotton tells us about lesser-known ski destinations, where to hit the slopes on a budget and where to go this summer to satiate your powder craving. 1. What’s one lesser-known ski destination you […]

10 Ways Argentina Surprised Me

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Argentina has been one of my favorite countries to date that I’ve visited for many reasons: The juicy meats, the sultry tango, the passionate street art, the challenging hiking opportunities. Probably the main reason I loved the destination so much […]

Free Adventures In Patagonia: Trekking Martial Glacier In Ushuaia

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Hiking in Patagonia should be on everyone adventure traveler’s bucket list. One great budget-friendly hike when visiting Ushuaia in Argentina’s Patagonia region is to Martial Glacier. While travelers typically opt to take on the Perito Moreno Glacier in Los Glaciares […]