Author Archives: Jocelyne Sze

About Jocelyne Sze

I'm a Nature-lover, aspiring conservationist, and wannabe traveller in search of outdoor adventure.

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The last of the Greater Patagonian Trail update.

So two months after we completed our expedition hiking down Patagonia, we finally submitted our expedition report to Imperial Exploration Board (just before the deadline heh). If anyone’s interested in doing long hikes in Patagonia (especially on the Chilean side), … Continue reading

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Part 3: Puerto Ibañez to El Chaltén – Heading south in search of Mount Fitzroy

The Final Leg This was the section that was tagged on at the last minute; we only decided to go past Puerto Ibañez and hike the section from Villa O’Higgins to El Chaltén when we were at Villa Cerro Castillo. … Continue reading

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Part 2: El Bolsón to Puerto Ibañez – hitching down the Carretera Austral, Patagonia proper & experiencing English weather

Hitch-hiking long distances We covered a lot of ground in this middle section, though mostly through hitching. We did very little actual hiking, though we did have one of our most exciting moments on trail. It was also in this section … Continue reading

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Part 1: Coñaripe to El Bolsón – when we came close to starvation and started changing our plans

The start of the expedition Anne, Hamish, Yousef, Omar, and I left Santiago de Chile for Coñaripe on 16 Nov 2016 on an overnight coach (just called a bus here) at 10pm (cost CLP10,000 each), and arrived the next morning. The … Continue reading

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The end of our expedition

We officially ended our expedition on the Greater Patagonian Trail on 6 January at El Chaltén, Argentina. The eventual itinerary we took differed vastly from our plans, we ended up travelling almost 2500km down the length of Chile/Argentina and hiking … Continue reading

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A month on trail

Quick update cos I don’t particularly enjoy mobile blogging, but we’ve left Santiago de Chile about a month ago now to start the Greater Patagonian Trail, and thought I should perhaps update a bit since I can.  We’re currently sitting … Continue reading

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