Patagonia


Brian and Naeyshae's excellent adventure with Quark in Antarctica!

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March of this year we took off for a Patagonia tour and the trip of a lifetime. Here's our experiencing hiking and trekking out of Ecocamp into all that Torres del Paine has to offer on our Pure …

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Patagonia is the scene of the world's great travel adventures. Even if we know little of the place, the name itself inhabits our subconscious, whispering of an unknown finger of the earth, el fin del …
In 1520 a European vessel exploring foreign waters came across what is today known as Tierra del Fuego. Ferdinand Magellan, on his search for a passageway to the Pacific, became the first European to …
El Chalten is Argentina's youngest town, established in 1985. This village was hastily assembled with the purpose of claiming the land in Argentina's name, before Chile had the chance. Built on a …
A day trip to Perito Moreno Glacier is undoubtedly one of the most impressive excursions in Patagonia. At the beginning of the tour, we skirt Bay Redonda of Lake Argentino and have a chance to see …
¬© Patagonia Land Trust How You Can Help Photo: Sol de Mayo, Rick Ridgeway¬© 2001 The Patagonia Land Trust Patagonia Land Trust (PLT) is concentrating its initial preservation efforts in …
Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego, or simply Tierra del Fuego, is a territory where it is hard to distinguish myth from reality, pure legend from objective truth. It is possibly this uncertainty, this …
The estancias are ranches in which the main residence, generally mansions built last century, have been converted to receive guests. They are laid out in large tracts of land where the cattle graze …
Tierra del Fuego National Park is Argentina's southernmost protected natural area as well as its first coastal national park. The land comprises 240 square miles of extreme geography matched by wild …
The remoteness of Patagonia's Torres del Paine allows the park to continue to boast its incredible pristine environment and natural beauty. Because of this remoteness, it is a little adventure in …
At the "End of the World," in the Tierra del Fuego region of the Argentina archipelago, there exists a clear history of European settlement. Europeans, motivated by conquests of gold, oil, and prime …
From a tourist point of view, Patagonia is divided into two clearly distinct regions, on the one hand there is Patagonia of the Andes, a region of lakes, forests and glaciers where the necessity of …