Pichilemu: the Surf Capital of Chile

This week I took myself on a little ‘Christmas’ holiday to explore more of Chile. I packed myself off to Pichilemu, a small coastal town south of Santiago, which is renowned for its long flat beaches and steady flow of perfect waves for surfing. For a girl who loves the sea, this it seemed like […]

The King of the Reptiles

Dearest readers, It is almost time for me to leave beautiful Carate! But before that, here is a little snippet into my near death experience of a few weeks ago….. As I have mentioned, Turtle conservation is a huge part of what we do here. At the moment it is peak season for nest laying, […]

Tan lines and Baby Turtles

This past week has gone by in such a blur – I’ve now been here for a whole month, can you believe it? Last weekend a group of us were in town to do a whale watching tour. We almost didn’t make it as there was an almighty rain storm on Friday night and both […]