Hiking the Cerro Castillo, Chilean Northern Patagonia

StefanoBudget travel, Chile, Hiking Comments

During my 3-weeks stay at the Cerveceria Caiquen in a little village in Northern Patagonia, I had the chance to hiking the Cerro Castillo, a mountain – believe me, it’s not a hill as the literal translation would suggest – which is the highest peak in the central Patagonian Andes. This one-day hike is not particularly difficult, although a good … Read More

Travel Agencies in Cusco: What are the Prices?

StefanoBudget travel, Money saving, Perù Comments

Travel Agencies in Cusco: What are the Prices?

Without any doubt, Cusco is one of the most touristic destinations in Perù. People use it as a base point to visit the famous Machu Picchu, but in the last years, a series of activities and alternative treks have thrived around the world’s iconic ruin. The Salkantay trail, the Rainbow Mountains, the Jungle trek, the Ausangate trek, the Salt Mines, … Read More

One Day in Santiago, Chile on a Budget

StefanoBudget travel, Chile Comments

One day in Santiago, Chile on a budget

Santiago is one of the most vibrant capital of South America. In many, many cases it is used as starting point of a visit to other parts of the country, from the Northern deserts to the Patagonian glaciers. Despite being used as a stopover, this city has a lot of sightseeing spot. And it’s also possible to spend one day … Read More