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The huemul deer (Hippocamelus bisulcus), also known as the South Andean deer, is the iconic animal.
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5 Fascinating Facts About Guanacos

In the dependable words of Charles Darwin, Patagonia’s favourite camelid can be summarised as, “an elegant animal, with a long, slender neck and fine...
Published: November 12, 2014
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The Huemul: Chile's National Animal

The huemul deer (Hippocamelus bisulcus), also known as the South Andean deer, is the iconic animal of Chile. A huemul even appears alongside the...
Published: October 14, 2014
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Discover Patagonia's Marble Cathedral

Let’s set the scene... ...you are clambering excitedly into a small boat docked in the peaceful town of Puerto Río Tranquilo, perched on the...
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Bird Watching in Patagonia: A Twitcher's Guide

As a keen bird watcher, you know that you’ll have the opportunity to see such greats as the a Andean Condor and the Chilean Flamingo on your ...
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Wildlife in Chile: Where to see a Condor

The condor is the national bird of Chile and appears alongside the huemul deer on the Chilean coat of arms, which gives us some idea of its...
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The Top 4 Chilean Volcano Vacations

Relatively speaking, the Andes Mountain Range that forms Chile’s crooked spine is something of a young upstart, having formed only a modest 25 to...
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Atacama Tours: The Big 5 Animals to Spot

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Published: April 23, 2013
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