5 Places to Stop Between Santiago and San Pedro de Atacama

North of Santiago the landscape changes dramatically. The hills turn brown and barren, and the.
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No Wifi but a Better Connection: Digital Detox Guide

Imagine for a moment that you had never heard the ding! of a new email, the whistle of a WhatsApp.
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How to Choose the Right Boots for Your Trek

Some say the word Patagonia means ‘Land of the Bigfeet’ in reference to the giants that, according.
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5 Places to Stop Between Santiago and San Pedro de Atacama

North of Santiago the landscape changes dramatically. The hills turn brown and barren, and the land stretches out flat towards the east.  Trees...
Published: May 14, 2018
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No Wifi but a Better Connection: Digital Detox Guide

Imagine for a moment that you had never heard the ding! of a new email, the whistle of a WhatsApp message, or seen the flash of red of a Facebook...
Published: May 4, 2018
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How to Choose the Right Boots for Your Trek

Some say the word Patagonia means ‘Land of the Bigfeet’ in reference to the giants that, according to legend, once roamed the land at the end of the...
Published: April 19, 2018
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Your FAQ About Patagonia, Answered!

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...
Published: April 16, 2018
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5 Places to Stop Between Santiago and Southern Patagonia

So you´ve decided to realize a lifelong dream and come to Chile, and you want to see as much of it as possible, right? Instead of skipping the...
Published: April 13, 2018
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Torres del Paine W Trek: 8 Tips to Save Your Knees!

The world-famous W Trek in Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park is known as a classic hike that is challenging, but not particularly steep. Still,...
Published: March 20, 2018
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11 Locally Made Gifts to Remind You Of Chile

At the end of a holiday, comes the mad rush to buy trinkets to take home and shower on friends and family. More often than not, these mass-produced...
Published: March 17, 2018
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What Gear Should You Bring to Patagonia?

Down or synthetic? Wool or polyester? Three pairs of underwear or one? Okay so that last question may be something you should already know the answer...
Published: March 5, 2018
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Hiking in Patagonia: 15 Uses for Duct Tape

Hiking in Patagonia is for many people the culmination of many years of dreaming and planning. So if you’ve worked long and hard to make your...
Published: March 1, 2018
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