Patagonia and other adventure travel destinations

A blog for adventurers who like to travel in style

How climatic factors affect glacier recession

climatic factors
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Over the past decade, scientists have observed that many of the world’s glaciers have begun to recede dramatically. Now, experts agree that it is as a result of man-made global warming, as opposed to climatic factors. Whereas previously skeptics suggested that volcanic activity and solar variation could contribute to glacial recession, researchers now agree that […]

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Practical Information for Visiting Patagonia

visiting patagonia
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Perhaps best known as a destination for the adventurous traveller, Patagonia has an incredibly rich range of native wildlife and various options to enjoy nature. In this article we would like to give you some practical information for visting Patagonia. Accomodations Thanks to the rise in tourist numbers that the region has seen over the […]

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There are 9 Types of Glaciers in the World: discover all of them

types of glaciers
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Due to the complexity of glaciers, there are many different kinds. Broadly speaking, glaciers are divided into two groups: alpine glaciers and ice sheets. From here, depending on the part of the glacier or where it travels, they can be divided into further subgroups. Ice Sheets Continental Ice Sheets The largest type of glacier is […]

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Perito Moreno Glacier tour: The best ways to explore this huge glacier

perito moreno glacier tour
6 minutos

As Argentine Patagonia’s most iconic feature, the Perito Moreno Glacier is the most impressive sight in the entire Los Glaciares National Park. At over 3 miles wide and 78 meters tall, standing in the shadow of its icy blue expanse is truly humbling. What’s more, it’s one of the few glaciers in the world that’s […]

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The activities, adventures, and family sports Patagonia has on offer

family sports patagonia
8 minutos

Patagonia is famous for its breathtaking landscape. With rugged terrain, majestic glaciers, and dense forests, the region is a haven for adventurers. As a wild and untouched landscape, Patagonia plays host to a wealth of sporting activities to keep the kids entertained. From hiking to horseback riding, there’s something for every age and ability. So […]

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Peso-pinching peak season family holidays: Patagonia on a budget

peak season family holidays
8 minutos

Patagonia is a wonderful place to visit with your family. This remote, rugged landscape is filled with opportunities for adventure. From hiking to kayaking, climbing to cycling, there’s a wealth of outdoor activities to keep the kids entertained. With so much to do and see, Patagonia is certain to capture your children’s imagination. However, many […]

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Is South America safe for traveling? Myth-busting and handy hints

is south america safe for travelling
7 minutos

Sometimes, when you tell people that you’re planning a trip to Chile, Argentina or Brazil, they look a little concerned and ask, “But is South America safe for traveling?” However, more often than not, they needn’t be worried. After all, South America is a continent, not a single country. Of course, some parts of Latin […]

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The complete guide to planning a solo traveling experience in Chile

solo traveling experience
10 minutos

Chile is an unforgettable place to embark on a solo traveling experience. The country’s dramatic landscape plays host to majestic mountains, vast deserts, and huge glaciers. However, the stunning landscape isn’t the only thing the world’s longest country has to offer. Chilean cities are vibrant and cosmopolitan, with the capital Santiago boasting excellent cuisine and […]

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Following Darwin’s journey aboard a Patagonia passenger ship

patagonia passenger ship
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Tierra del Fuego has inspired scientists and nature lovers for centuries. The endemic species, snow-capped mountains, and majestic glacial landforms provided inspiration for some of history’s most significant scientific discoveries. For instance, it was in this wild and windswept place that Charles Darwin gathered research for his most important work, On the Origin of Species. […]

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Endangered species of South America: Plants and flowers

south america plants and flowers
8 minutos

In South America plants and flowers are abundant. Currently, scientists estimate that about 80% of the planet’s flowering plant species are in the Amazon rainforest – which covers about 5.5 square kilometers of the continent. These plants and flowers are some of the most weird and wonderful you’ll ever see, with bright colors and bizarre […]

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