After the End // Argentina & Chile


So what did we do when we reached the southern end of the Pan-American Highway after 849 days, 30,699 miles, 23 border crossings, 14 countries, 4 motors and 1 new child?  Pop a bottle of champagne, then turn around…. Read More

The End of the World As We Know It // Argentina & Chile


After motoring on and exploring the rainforest wonderland of the Carretera Austral in Chile, nothing could have felt more alien than entering the steppes of Argentina through the remote border of Paso Roballos.  We had hiked and camped… Read More

Motoring the Carretera Austral // Chilean Patagonia


The Carratera Austral may well be one of the most scenic highways on planet earth.  It is also a road with a tumultuous past. Construction began in 1976 under the dictator Augusto Pinochet to show his power and… Read More

Into the great unknown


In the fall of this year, 2012, our family will depart for a year-long adventure from Southern California on an over-land expedition driving our VW Westfalia more than 23,000 miles through 20+ countries including Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama,… Read More