Monthly Archive: August 2014


San Pedro de Atacama – Chilean Desert Chilling

Back to civilisation: a famous Chilean town in the high Atacama desert… one of the driest places on Earth. Hot, cold and..did I mention that it is dry? Thankfully having been collected from the...


Potosi and a mountain that eats men!

High in the Bolivian Andes sits El Cerro Rico, a mountain that captures the imagination. Sitting like a scarred monolith above Potosi, it has dictated the town’s fortunes for over five centuries and extracted...