Posts Tagged ‘argentina’

The World's Top 10 Places to See Penguins

The World’s Top 10 Places to See Penguins

Travel Reviews, Tips & Ideas   Naturally dressed for any black-tie affair, penguins unfortunately get few party offers, probably on account of their ridiculous waddle and that offensive habit of coughing up dead fish. Yet, cute as hell, we just can’t help but bring the party to them. Here are some of the best places […]

Pumice-Covered Patagonian Lake

Pumice-Covered Patagonian Lake

Bariloche, Argentina. For the past several weeks Chile’s Puyehue volcano has been spewing immense amounts of ash, disrupting air traffic throughout the Southern Hemisphere and causing havoc locally.  My good friends, Rodolfo Werner and Virginia Gascon – both consultants for Pew Environment Group, live only 100km from the volcano in Bariloche, Argentina.  Their hometown has been […]

Surfing as Exploration

Surfing as Exploration

Marina del Rey, California. Surfing as exploration began in my life in 1992, when a group of college buddies and I joined a work trip to Antigua, WI in order to check out the surf in this far flung corner of the Caribbean. We eventually spent three spring breaks and two complete summers on the […]