Big animals bring big swigs of adrenalin. I recollect sitting inside a Land Rover in Southern Malawi when a solitary male elephant decided to charge us. All the cells in my body felt momentarily stunned, unable to move beyond flicking my eyelids wide open.
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Catch a glimpse into the book with this excerpt from Chapter Three: Day Hikes capturing the Patagonia region of Argentina and Chile.
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Few places offer the opportunity to summit a country’s highest peak in one day. Volcán San Cristóbal offered such a rare opportunity. From its peak, the Pacific Ocean, sugar cane crops and peanut fields looked minuscule below. Not only can you reach its apex, but it is humbling to set foot atop one of the more active volcanoes in the region. The pain and the pleasure remain etched in my memory.
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Tips to know before you step off the plane:
1. ATMs do not accept debit cards. You can only withdraw cash on Visa cards, not MasterCard. So, be sure to top up your credit card before travelling to avoid any surprise fees.
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