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Chile (II part – Patagonia)

Leggilo in italiano CHILEAN PATAGONIA My journey in the mystical Patagonia began, therefore, in Puerto Montt. The port city in southern Chile served me exclusively as an access point for the island of Chiloé. The island is the largest in Chile and is famous for its wooden churches, which made it a UNESCO World Heritage […]

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Bolivia

Leggilo in Italiano On the 8th of November I took a bus, with the Bolivian company Trans Copacabana, from Puno (Peru), headed towards the government centre of Bolivia, La Paz. About five minutes after the departure I noticed that it was raining inside, exactly above my seat and my head. The water was filtered in […]

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Peru

Leggilo in Italiano Travel in the Inca Empire I landed in Lima at the same time and on the same day of my departure from Auckland, at 6pm on October 19th, thanks to the different time zones. The Peruvian capital immediately presented itself to me with its main characteristic: the incredible traffic and the numerous […]

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Adventure at Auckland Airport

Leggilo in Italiano My South American adventure started in Peru, more precisely from Lima, its capital. I knew it would be difficult to organize travels and stuff alone, without knowing Spanish very well, but I never expected to have the first break of balls already at Auckland Airport. Here is the latest New Zealand act: […]

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New Zealand – South Island

Leggilo in Italiano Roadtrip at the antipodes My roadtrip on the New Zealand’s South Island started in Christchurch in mid-September. The capital of Canterbury has been hit hard by some earthquakes between 2010 and 2011, and the signs are still visible everywhere. There is no way without construction sites or orange cones, and in the […]

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New Zealand – North Island

Leggilo in Italiano A journey in the Middle Earth After five months working in Auckland, I finally started the New Zealand’s North Island road trip in mid-April. For this tour I decided to hire a vehicle rather than buy it (as I did, however, in Australia), because I knew I would not be around more […]

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Cambodia

Leggilo in Italiano I took a bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh, Cambodia’s capital city. The first thing you can notice after passing the boarder is the quiet. Cambodians don’t continue to use their horns like Vietnamese. In Vietnam, after few days, I started thinking that their motorbikes were powered by the constant […]

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Road trip Sydney-Cooktown-Cairns

Leggilo in Italiano We left Sydney on the 4th of August to reach the Blue Mountains, a mountain range a couple of hours far from the city. The weather sucked and it welcomed us with fog and cold temperatures, unfortunately we just could see the famous Three Sisters at sunset, but then we had to […]

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Sydney

Leggilo in Italiano Sydney. I like the New South Wales capital. I like as much as I could like a big city. A lot of people told me that Melbourne is better than Sydney. Well, yes, Melb has something better, and when you live in a place for few months you will miss something when […]

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Tasmania

Leggilo in Italiano On July 18th we boarded on Spirit of Tasmania from Melbourne This time with me and L. and our car Betsy, there were also R. (an Italian friend of L.) and J. with his van. I forgot to say that J. – the Swedish guy met in Perth at the beginning – […]

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