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February 18, 2013 - 12:35
EcoCamp has fixed its opening date for the 2013/14 season! We’re opening our green doors on September 10th to welcome in the 2013/14 season in Torres del Paine National Park.
February 15, 2013 - 17:00
Unless you’ve been hiking in deepest Patagonia for the last few weeks, you’ll no doubt have noticed that there’s a lot of love (and overpriced, glitter-heavy greetings cards) flying around at this time of year. But if giant teddies and heart-shaped helium balloons leave you feeling cold, take a peek at our top four singles-safe destinations in Chile this February!
February 14, 2013 - 10:22
With its huge variety of landscapes and culture, you’re never short of fun things to do in Chile. But if you’re travelling with a special someone for Valentine's Day, you might be looking for that little bit extra. Here are our top five picks for couples in Chile.
February 13, 2013 - 12:39
Living an eco-friendly life doesn’t have to mean simply going without! Reduction is just one strategy to lessen our impact on the world around us. Reuse and Recycling are also proactive ways that you can live a greener life with all of the same comforts as anybody else, even when you’re travelling. We’ve put together a list of our Top Eco Travel Gadgets to help you tread lightly on your Patagonia vacation!
February 12, 2013 - 11:36
And they’re off! Today, Tuesday 12th February 2013, at midnight, 11 teams from around the globe set off from the race start point in Puerto Natales in Chilean Patagonia for the first leg of the epic Patagonia Expedition Race!
February 11, 2013 - 12:10
Today marks the start of Responsible Travel Week 2013! Responsible travel is about so much more than just eco-awareness. It includes cultural sensitivity, a willingness to learn about your destination, the desire to connect with nature and a commitment to embracing economic fairness. We’re celebrating Responsible Travel Week with a look at EcoCamp Patagonia’s outstanding responsible travel credentials!
February 8, 2013 - 12:51
There are literally hundreds of mountain peaks in Patagonia and it would take a lifetime to get to know them all. But amongst these many mountains, a handful stand out for their sense of style, their sheer size or their quirky character. Once you know a little more about them, you’ll be able to make more sense of the ranges around you on your visit to to the ends of the Earth. So get comfortable and prepare to meet the Patagonia mountain heavyweights!
February 6, 2013 - 13:17
Chile is a varied and thrilling country to explore, there are so many reasons to stop what you’re doing and head down here right now. In fact, we think there’s a reason for every letter of the alphabet!
February 5, 2013 - 12:31
EcoCamp has been voted best hotel in the world for nature! TravelNerd's 10 best hotels in the world includes the best hotels for luxury, families, pets, skiing etc. and names EcoCamp as the world's best hotel for nature.   
February 4, 2013 - 15:34
Navigating menus and wildlife guides whilst on vacation abroad can be an absolute minefield if you don’t speak the language. And in Chile even if you do speak fluent Spanish you might find that it really doesn’t help you all that much! Chilean Spanish has a lot of peculiar words and phrases that can leave even the most confident traveller feeling flummoxed. There are far too many to list them all here, so we’ve put together a list of the words that you’re most likely to come across on your vacation in Chile. Print this list and tuck it in the back of your regular Spanish phrasebook for a lifeline when all else fails!