I was Born in Chile and
emigrated to South Africa in 1981, which became my home,
my Africa. I have been guiding for over 20 years.
I have traveled
extensively through South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, Namibia,
Botswana, Kenya, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe and Popular Trips
in South America, which is my place of origin.
I absolutely Love Africa
and its people and cultures. I love experiencing the
continent and its wonders, and I like the opportunity to
show guests, what we have to offer in this wonderful
I specialize in all
kinds of outdoor and adventure activities, including:
Hiking, River rafting, Walking Safaris, Canopy touring,
Bungie jumping, Zip Line, Quad Biking, Horse Riding, Sky
Diving, Shark Cage Diving, Snorkeling, you name it. I love them all.
I have done most of the
famous walks including Drakensberg, Blyde River,
Tsitsikama trail, Otter Trail, Cederberg mountains,
Former Ciskey, Fish river Canyon in Namibia.
climbed many times Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
I am also an
experienced 4X4 driver, and can arrange 4X4 trips for guests
that like to get completely away from everything.
been to the highest peak in the Andes Mountain and I am
a keen climber.
In South Africa I know
most of the tourist routes including: Panorama, Kruger
Park, St Lucia, Durban, Golden Gate, Natal Drakensberg, Port
Elizabeth, Garden Route, Cape Town and Winelands,
Cederberg, West coast, Namaqualand, Richtersveld and
I know most of the
routes in the countries I mentioned and I am not scared
to try something new or places I have not been to.
I have been involved
with groups of people from 2 to 250, managing all
aspects of the trips, including , accommodation, meals,
travel arrangements and activities.
I like to meet new
people and have no problem dealing with whatever comes
my way during a trip.
I love Children and Having
Fun with Them
Traveling is my passion
and showing the continent is my hobby.
I like to do my Tours in
a relaxed, enjoyable and unforgettable manner (Polepole
flexibility to allow for customization according to the
guests needs and interests.
On a more personal note,
I am also a Dancer, teaching ballroom and Latino
American dancing at our studio, and I am an Endurance Long distance runner taking part
in Ultra marathons and the like. Amongst my other
talents I am a Photographer, an Artist and a Computer Technician.
Follow all my other activities in (Polepoleman.com)
My motto is: " Life is
too precious to waste it, I will enjoy it at its
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