Argentina, South America

malbec and meat…must be Mendoza

Bec / 06/07/2013

Popping into Argentina’s wine region for a few days was made possible by last minute flights with LAN since all border crossings were snowed in. A bumpy skip over the Andes and we were amongst flat fields of grape vines, around 800-1000 wineries and autumnal tree-lined streets in Mendoza. We…

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Bolivia, headspace, South America

panic in Potosi

Bec / 27/06/2013

Potosi was not kind to me. Sitting at an altitude of 4060mtrs, the mining city took my breath away, and not in a good way. The temperature also dropped and wind picked up, whistling through the narrow streets to slap us in the face. I would recommend against staying at…

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