South America

Bolivian Cholitas and the very weird story of their bowler hats

Cholitas- Bolivians from the Indian Aymara tribe - are what we usually naturally associate with Bolivia in our minds. They look fabulously in their colorful dresses and bowler hats on their heads. The ...

When you stuck between Heaven and Earth on Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia

The Bolivian Salar de Uyuni is truly a wonder of nature and also one of the must see places  in South America. I reach it from the Chilean side, and it's a real off-road but with the landscapes that ...

The magical city la paz and the pill for the naughty boy

La Paz was my next stop on the way to Peru. I decided to spend there few days, catch up with the news, have my sleep out but first of all - get used to the next altitude change. Surviving the stay in ...

The total off-road to Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia

Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia, the biggest salt pan (sometimes called also salty desert) in the world is a goal on its own. It’s not an easy adversary, though. You can reach it in two ways. Either by fl ...

Fitz Roy in Argentina: when you have to deserve to see the beauty of nature

I wake up at 6 AM as ifI had a clock ticking in my head. The real one haven’t even had a chance to ring. I feel like I haven’t slept at all but just waited for this day prepared and ready. I look ...

Rainbow Mountains in Peru – fabulous pics, but shit happens

The Rainbow Mountains are still not a very touristic place. Even only few years ago very few men reached them, after an almost week long trekking, approaching the mountains from the Bolivian side. Fro ...

Lagunas of Atacama Desert – rainbow in the middle of nowhere

If you ask me, what impressed me the most during my trip to South America – the path of natural wonders  – I can honestly say that my number one is the Perito Moreno Glacier and right after it, ...

On the road – Patagonia in my eyes

„Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road” wrote Jack Kerouac in his book ‘On the road’. For him, being on the road was a change, a pursuit, a search. For me bei ...

My travel style – South America

You ask me quite often what do I take on my trips, even for the ones that are distant and long. Another question concerns dressing like a typical tourist (prepared for everything, even for the end of ...

My video from South American Round Trip

I would like to share with you my first video from my South American Round Trip - the path of natural wonders ? 2 months - 6 countries and the most incredible places of the continent ? Have a look ...

Iguazu Falls: Brazilian or Argentinian – which side is better?

Iguazu Falls was the first place to visit on my long list of natural wonders in South America. Since I’ve came to Buenos Aires from Europe, it was the closest spot to start with in northern Argentin ...

Running in South America – how to motivate yourself to reach your goals?

Before I left to South America (read more HERE), I had given myself a sports challenge to run regularly. It didn’t seem like a spectacular challenge. However, in the context of my journey it was a d ...

Deathless view on Death Valley on Atacama

San Pedro de Atacama was my starting point for exploring the Atacama Desert. This small city lies at 2440 m above sea level, so it’s quite a prelude in adjusting yourself to altitude so as to avoid ...

My place on Atacama Desert

I haven’t recommended you any special place to stay for a while. When I travel, I sleep in dozens of hotels or apartments rented on Airbnb. However, the places that stay in my heart for a long ti ...

Trekking on Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina

Have you ever wondered what sound does the ice make? Sinister rumblings, powerful and ominous. Such sounds you can hear only on a glacier, when you calm your mind, when the talks retreat into silen ...

What do I take for the trip to South America?

In few hours I have a plane to Buenos Aires, but I am still packing my stuff. The limit of 20 kilograms is definitely too small for 2-mothhs trip :) Especially because the weather will be highly diver ...

South America Round Trip – the path of natural wonders

On February 19th 2017 I'm starting my round trip through South America - the path of natural wonders (Argentina - Uruguay - Chile - Bolivia - Peru), following the trail of the most beautiful and spect ...