Letters From Latin America: Puerto Octay, Chile

By , August 6, 2019

It appears that I feel none the wiser when faced with a precarious situation. I asked myself how I would handle things differently based on past experiences. Wo...

Letters From Latin America: Valizas, Uruguay

You’d think I’d have gotten used to trading my comforts for the unknown...

Letters From Latin America: Elqui Valley, Chile

By , August 27, 2019

Judging by how my days in the Elqui Valley started, I would never have guessed it would be ending on...

Letters From Latin America: Puerto Octay, Chile

By , August 6, 2019

It appears that I feel none the wiser when faced with a precarious situation. I asked myself how I w...

Letters From Latin America: Confluencia, Argentina (Part 2)

By , July 16, 2019

The days pass really slowly. We wake up much later now and it’s much too cold to get any work done...

Letters From Latin America: Confluencia, Argentina (Part 1)

By , July 10, 2019

It’s only my fourth day on this middle of nowhere land with no electricity and no phone signal (no...

Letters From Latin America: San Martin, Argentina

By , June 14, 2019

After a 26-hour bus ride from Córdoba, I arrived at the tail end of the Easter holidays, to a fully...

Letters From Latin America: Cordoba, Argentina

By , May 23, 2019

It all started with my brilliant plan to come to Córdoba, Argentina. I got so pumped thinking about...

Letters From Latin America: Punta Del Diablo, Uruguay

By , April 17, 2019

I took up a month-long Workaway job at a hostel in Punta del Diablo, a tiny fishing village that got...

Letters From Latin America: Valizas, Uruguay

By , April 8, 2019

You’d think I’d have gotten used to trading my comforts for the unknown...

Letters From Latin America: An Introduction

By , April 3, 2019

Stories of the girl who hitchhiked from Sweden to Malaysia were all over the internet. But Petrina i...