There’s a lot more to Argentina than just Buenos Aires, Mendoza, or Bariloche. To the north, you’ll find spectacular mountainous valleys, luscious vineyards, and cities filled with classic architecture, and to the south, some of the most amazing glaciers, mountains, and wildlife in the world.
As many people wishing to travel to South America probably know, the Zika virus has become a big concern over the past year. The mosquito-born virus presents with short-term flu-like symptoms, but is known to be a danger to pregnant women because of a high risk of birth defects.
With glaciers, aquamarine lakes, shimmering blue caverns, and steaming temperate rainforests, the Aysen region of Chile has much to offer, but is often overlooked in favor of more famous Patagonian landmarks such as Torres del Paine.
A victory was scored last week for wildlife conservation in Patagonia!
The Huilo Huilo Biological Reserve in the Lake District has finally, after a thirty year absence, welcomed home a dearly departed friend - the huemul deer!