Day 1 Sun 5th Jan 2014 local time 4 pm
After years of thinking about going to Patagonia, this is an inauspicious start. I’m currently at Cleveland airport having found my flight to Houston has been cancelled, probably owing to all the weather-related mayhem in the north and east of the USA and in Canada. I’ve been rebooked on a later flight, leaving me 29 mins after landing in Houston to make the 9 pm flight to Buenos Aires. Yep, 29 minutes ….