Cerro Llao Llao Day Hike – Circuito Chico – Bariloche Part 1

Cerro Llao Llao – The Hidden Gem of Patagonia “Nearing the top of Cerro Llao Llao, we see a worn spot of ground and a slight gap in the bushes near the ledge.  We carefully poke through the opening onto a high rock out-crop, and one of the most panoramic landscape vistas in Patagonia unfolds […]

Antarctica Reflections (Part 1) – Too “Personal” for Words

Antarctica Reflections Part 1 – Too “Personal” for Words I have returned from an incredible experience.  When I started writing this post, I had just landed back in Ushuaia, Argentina (the Southern-most populated city in the world) after sailing two rough crossings of the Drake Passage and participating in multiple-days of landings on the islands […]

Christmas Eve Moon Over Mendoza – Nochebuena and Giving Back to Those in Need

Christmas Eve Moon Over Mendoza – Nochebuena and Giving Back to Those in Need It is the day before Christmas and I am sitting in a rented apartment overlooking Independence Plaza in Mendoza, Argentina. I am alone on this Christmas Eve without my family for the first time in my life. When I booked my […]

Hold Fast and Jim Brown’s Inspiration

From the Exploring with Bruce Facebook Page: So I’m volunteering in Peru a while back, and I’m with fellow cancer survivors and current patients. We are all giving back, and giving to ourselves a renewed spirit and faith in humanity, and faith in ourselves. While in Peru, I met this guy named Jim. He’s open, […]