Buenos Aires is definitely our favorite city! It’s a city that has everything we want. And during our second visit there, we had enough time to discover more of its amazing life! We said goodbye to Uruguay with mixed feelings and crossed the border to Argentina. From there, we went directly to a familiar place: … Read More
In this episode we’re going to the market, we’re looking for the “malaka” and we’re eating a crocodile.
We always need at least one big backpack among our luggage. In various occasions we need to carry some of our stuff on our backs. From simple one-day hikes to multi-day trekking adventures, it is absolutely necessary to be able to take only some pieces of our equipment with us (our tent, sleeping bags, stove, … Read More
The most important features of a sleeping mat for our kind of travel are: endurance, comfort and lightness. That’s why we chose the Pro Mat Extreme sleeping mats. They weigh only 794gr (1 lb., 12 oz.) and when packed, their size is very manageable. Only 14.6cm x 14.6cm x 29 cm (5″ x 5″ x … Read More
We couldn’t decide what kind of luggage would be the best to withstand the load of spare parts, tools and other heavy objects we carry. And it’s not only the weight but also the shape and the material of all this stuff that make carrying it tricky. When we saw the Red Fox Expedition Duffel … Read More
We need to begin describing the RedFox Basalt Climbing pants from their best feature: they are amazingly comfortable! From the first day we started wearing them, the fabric didn’t need to adjust to our body types. We felt as if we had put on our best yoga pants, but disguised as casual khakis. Their mix … Read More
We chose the Arctic -20 sleeping bags mainly for their temperature range, their low weight and their good insulation. However, when we started using them we discovered more features that made us love them. First of all, they’re lightweight (1460 g / 3.2 lbs. / 51.5 oz) and they can be squeezed into their bags … Read More
For the first part of our trip around South America in 2014-2015, we had chosen the RedFox Comfort 3 tent to be our home. After 15 months of almost everyday use under various conditions, its performance left us more than satisfied. That’s why we preferred the exact same tent for the second part of our … Read More