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Ysobel - Original Traveller

Ysobel Greenlees

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I have extensive travel experience throughout South America, North America and Central America & Cuba.

My travels

Travel Things I Want To Do Before I Die

  • Climb Machu Picchu
  • Ski to the sea in Japan
  • Explore Sri Lanka
  • Go on Safari

Best Moments

  • Staying in the San Blas Islands - desert island paradise
  • Playing polo with Argentine gauchos
  • New Year's Eve on the beach in Uruguay watching the fireworks explode over the bay
  • While I've been incredibly lucky to travel to some amazing places, my favourite is in good old Blighty - a little island called Scolt Head (or flatten.flexible.ordering if you're speaking What3Words) off Burnham Overy Staithe in Norfolk - you can walk out when the tide is low and swim back when it's high (or vice versa). It's a beautiful slice of quintessential England

Toughest Travel Moment

  • Very nearly shipwrecked on Lake Titicaca when a storm came out of no where leaving us without a sail. Luckily rescued by an obliging Bolivian and his boat.

Weirdest Travel Moment

  • Being secretly ushered through the underground world of illegal handbag salesmen on New York's Canal Street.

Explore my blog posts

A Little Country called Peru

Having travelled extensively through Latin America, I thought I knew what was coming as I landed in Lima: incredibly friendly people, vibrant and colourful markets, weird, but delicious food, jaw-dropping landscapes and great weather. Although I wasn't wrong, I was by no means prepared...

sunset beach

California Dreamin'

'It's just BEAUTIFUL, you guys'...is how Californians describe pretty much everything. Americans are, generally speaking, prolific users of the superlative, and Californians are no exception. And I don't blame them for their permanent state of enthusiasm; they live in one of the best places…

Gloves Off: The Calchaqui Valley vs The Grand Canyon

Ding Ding! The gloves are off as we compare two of our favourite historic wonders. It's the Grand Canyon vs the Cachaqui Valley.

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