Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

This is my personal blog and a space that I try to make sense of my wandering life. Depending on the day it could be a helpful resource for the country I'm in, or a self-help guide. We'll just have to see ;)

Epiphany on the black waters of Guyana

Well—we got what we wanted. After all, the organized tour provider scared us away with its price tag and glossy brochure. Seeing the interior for a day in boats with … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Bumbling Guide: Cueva de Las Manos

The BB Guide to: Cueva de Las Manos Although they are located in Argentina, don´t be fooled. If you are in this area of Patagonia, whether it be Santa Cruz, … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Follow Your Bliss

“I don’t believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive.” ― Joseph Campbell I found this quote … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Thoughts on preserving our present from being a thing of the past

Banksy´s street art is genius It´s shocking really. To realize that we are all a part of history. That someday, we will be the ancestors and our actions will be … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Vacation in Patagonia: Argentina, Animals and Empenadas with my favorite Chilean (Photo blog)

It’s been a while, and I’m happy to say I have a lot to update. Life here at Valle Chacabuco had – admittedly – gotten a little stale as I … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

5 Reasons Patagonia Isn’t What You Thought it Would Be

Patagonia. It’s a place that has been described – albeit correctly – by every cliche and metaphor you can imagine. Just the word stirs restless energy in travelers hearts, and … Continue reading

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Stir crazy and content in Patagonia

I’m sitting in Patagonia, Chile and I’m still squirming in my seat. Sure, I’m “traveling” in the sense that I’m far from home but it’s been some time since I’ve … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pedaling in Patagonia Video Blog (and dedication for my dad)

large from Chelsey Perron on Vimeo. 8/22 6:05 pm – received a skype call from my brother saying “I have bad news..” My dad was in a freak accident that … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Discovering the Patagonian Viscacha

Viscacha sighting! Well, it happened again. We went for a bike ride. Except this time I was able to grunt out a little over half a kilometer before collapsing (hey, … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Seeking permanence, temporarily

I had the realization today that my whole life is a contradiction, but I’m ok with that…Let me explain. I’m addicted to the idea of being free, of diving head … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment