Archive for ‘Chile’

The opening spread of the Budget Travel story--Gus in the Ecuadorian rainforest.

Extreme Field Tripping–Budget Travel

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

Hi: This is a story I wrote for Budget Travel about how to work a homeschooling-and-traveling plan with your kids and how to do it as inexpensively as possible. Please feel free to pass this on to families who might be interested in doing the same. All best and many thanks–Jeannie,7375      

Torres del Paine, Chile

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

My Top Five

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

Hi everyone it is Gus. Since this is my last blog about my adventures in South America I will be talking about the five most important things I learned on this trip The first was the secret of Machu Pichu and what it was used for. It really is not understood. No one knows what […]

What I Know About South America

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

After being in South America for five weeks, I learned lots of new things: 1st How to fly fish. When you have a rod you fling it back and forth till you get enough momentum then you let the line go and see how far it can go.  I also learned how to set the […]

Playing the Game at Torres del Paine

Saturday, November 14th, 2009

It didn’t take me long to figure out the game at Torres del Paine National Park in Chile. If you get to see the three famous spires on this massive stretch of granite, you win. But if you come all the way to the end of the Earth, hike 4 hours up in the wind […]