Tora Adventure

Two people exploring the world, seeking adventure & unique experiences.

Mendoza and Santiago – Final days of freedom! [Day 464]

This was it. We were in our last week of travel. 18 total countries visited; Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · 3 Comments

Buenos Aires and the big cats of Lujan Zoo [Day 457]

Buenos Aires This would be where we would both meet up again after Toby did some travel in Uruguay and to Iguazu Falls while Rodora did her cruise to Antarctica. … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ice Ice Baby – Antarctica the 7th Continent [Day 457]

By Rodora Yates Why Antarctica? Antarctica was never on the itinerary. However by pure luck I met Sarah in El Calafate who owns a travel company in Ushuaia specializing in … Continue reading

December 3, 2014 · 3 Comments

Iguazu Falls – It’s a must see if you’re anywhere near it [Day 455]

Written by Toby Cowling   The long and punishing journey to Iguazu Saving a night of accommodation in Uruguay is a great money saver but definitely not for everyone. I … Continue reading

November 28, 2014 · 2 Comments

Exploring the coast of Uruguay and going super cheap [Day 452]

Written by Toby Cowling   Montevideo to Piriapolis This bus would cost 168 pesos ($8) for about 1.5 hours of travel. Not exactly cheap on travel here.     Piriapolis … Continue reading

November 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Trying to find the sun in Uruguay with 3 weeks to go [Day 447]

Written by Toby Cowling   Flying Ushuaia to Buenos Aires Time to find the sun, but it would be a marathon day first. Getting to the airport is pretty much … Continue reading

November 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ushuaia – The Southern most city in the world with 4 seasons in one day [Day 442]

Punta Arenas to Ushuaia This is another one of those all day travel days, so come prepared with snacks and something for entertainment. We went with the company called Pacheco … Continue reading

November 24, 2014 · 1 Comment