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Hiking Torres del Paine Link Cheat Sheet - Monthly Mixed Tape

March 12, 2015 - 14:48
View of Nordenskjold Lake - Torres del Paine NP, Chile.jpg

We can feel your excitement. You’ve heard about Patagonia and there’s no going back. Your interest has been piqued, your ears have been pricked and your fancy has been well and truly tickled. Hiking  adventure, here you come!

We totally understand. Even after the decades of Patagonia trip planning we’ve notched up at Cascada, the novelty of setting foot into this wild corner of the world – and particularly hiking in Torres del Paine – never gets old. Whether you’ve just bought your tickets or are doing some final research, we’re here to help. We know there are a few loose ends to tie up before strapping on your boots and heading out into the wild.

Where to go? What to wear? What to bring? *Whew!*

Today we bring to you this ultra-top round up of must-read articles to have your Torres del Paine hiking plan come off without a hitch.

5 Reasons to Hike Torres del Paine in Fall

March 11, 2015 - 09:37
Condor in Torres del Paine

Torres del Paine offers beautiful views, dramatic peaks and miles of winding trails year-round - and luckily April hikers get to enjoy them at a discounted rate! At this time of year travelers do a collective happy dance as domestic flights and EcoCamp Patagonia tour prices all go down! As if that wasn't enough, here are 5 reasons to hike Torres del Paine in Autumn.

Special Offer Autumn 2015

Book your EcoCamp Patagonia Wildlife Safari, stay in a Suite Dome between 18 Apr 2015 and 1 May 2015, save 40% (based on prices of high season) and enjoy the best fall colors at Torres del Paine!

Planning Your Patagonia Adventure: You Asked, We Answered - Monthly Mixed Tape

February 16, 2015 - 16:55

Traveling overseas can be a headache at the best of times, but when a hiking adventure in Patagonia is on the menu, trip logistics can cause a veritable migraine.
It’s normal to have questions when organizing a hiking trip in Patagonia, and here at Cascada we’ve heard 'em all. That’s why we’ve put together this handy little link cheat sheet – to help you unfog your mind and get excited about your Patagonia adventure!
 

Nature's Therapy

December 12, 2014 - 15:52

We know travel can open our eyes and broaden our mind, but spending time in the great outdoors, wherever you are on the planet, has numerous advantages in itself - keep reading to find out how ecotherapy can help maintain crucial psychological wellbeing.

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