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Chile

Perfect Day in Torres del Paine

Torres del Paine National Park is truly the grand highlight of Patagonia, one of the few things on which Argentinos and Chilenos can agree.  Torres del Paine is the perfect culmination of all the magnificent beauty Patagonia has to offer in…

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Chile

Exploring Puerto Natales

Puerto Natales is the gateway to Torres del Paine National Park.  A hub for rock climbing and trekking enthusiasts, this small coastal town on the shoreline of fjords was the third stop on our Patagonia tour. When we first arrived after our five…

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Argentina

Ruta 40 to El Chalten

The roads leading to El Chalten offer endless picturesque Patagonia landscapes.  The two hour drive along iconic Ruta 40 and Ruta 23 from El Calafate was just as enjoyable as our time in El Chalten itself.   La Leona Hotel on…

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Argentina

Off the Grid in El Chalten

El Chalten was barely on my radar going into our Patagonia trip, and probably isn’t on most of the world’s radar.  This tiny, remote town makes a huge impact, and quickly became one of my favorite places in Patagonia. Nestled at…

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California

Sobranes Canyon Hike

A quick drive down the coast from Monterey, Sobranes Canyon is the perfect backdrop for an active afternoon.  A 4.7 mile trail loops through Sobranes Canyon and up over Rocky Ridge for epic views of the Big Sur coastline.  The hike took us…

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Argentina

Trek to Laguna de los Tres

With only one full day in El Chalten, trekking the Fitz Roy trail to Laguna de los Tres was a must.  A small glacial lake tucked away, high up in the Andes of Los Glaciares National Park, Laguna de los Tres is a hidden treasure…

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Argentina

Perito Moreno Glacier

Perito Moreno Glacier is easily the crown jewel of Los Glaciares National Park.  This was my first time seeing a glacier, so I was determined to experience it from as many perspectives as possible.  This included taking a boat up near the face,…

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Argentina

Two Days in El Calafate

El Calafate was our entry point into Patagonia and the beginning of our 13 day tour of Patagonia to the End of the World. We arrived early in the afternoon after a three and a half hour flight from Buenos Aires….

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