Travel Blog

Travel news, holiday tips, Chilean culture & history, how to travel in style and be eco chic along the way! The Cascada Travel Blog features interesting vacation and fun facts which can help you with your travel plans or give you an insight into something fresh. Any ideas you'd like to see written about meet our Communications Team. If you're keen to get Cascada travel blog updates subscribe to our Feed Feed or via Email.

My Life In Bolivia

October 1, 2014 - 14:51

It goes without saying that we love Chile's natural beauty here at Cascada and EcoCamp, but we have to admit that Bolivia's landscapes give it some healthy competition! Originally from Germany, Wiebke, our wonderful Sales Intern, tells us all about her experience living in La Paz, Bolivia’s third largest city, and how it compares to her new life in Santiago de Chile...

The Truth About Patagonia's Giants

September 30, 2014 - 14:09

You may have heard of the mythical, gigantic former inhabitants who wandered the wastes of Patagonia... The vision of a faraway land, inhabited by towering giants, has captured and enchanted European imaginations for many years. But was Patagonia really the home to these larger-than-life folk, or was it no more than a myth spread by fantasists...?

The Glacier Nation

September 15, 2014 - 14:57

Unknown to many, on March 5th 2014, world history was made. Deep in the icy heart of the desolate Andean mountain range, a billowing flag of hope was determinedly driven down into crisp snow. A new republic had been born. Its number one priority? To protect Chile’s precious, but highly vulnerable, glaciers.