Valparaiso: Things to Do In Chile’s Most Colorful City

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Hip, bohemian and alive: these are some of the main adjectives used to describe Valparaiso, a colorful harbor city only a short bus journey from the Chilean capital. With its mild climate, relaxed ambiance and range of cultural treats to discover, there is nowhere else in the country quite like Valparaiso. Things to do here […]

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Ushuaia Tourism: Things To Do In The World’s Southernmost City

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Sweeping views across the Beagle Channel from its shores and its access to some of the world’s most extreme wildernesses are just some of the reasons why Ushuaia has become a must-visit city in Argentine Patagonia and why Ushuaia tourism has been on the rise over the past few years.

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Where to Go Birding in Patagonia and Species to Look Out For

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Nestled into the windswept steppe, evergreen forests of lenga, ñirre and coihue and coasts of Patagonia are over 360 different species of birds, 40 of which are endemic to the area. It’s therefore inevitable that birding in Patagonia has become a real attraction for holidaymakers from around the world, with visitors hoping to catch a […]

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Visiting the Stunning Black Turtle Cove

Anyone planning to visit the Galapagos Islands should seriously consider an excursion to the stunning Black Turtle Cove. Located along the northern shoreline of Santa Cruz Island, the cove is a haven for a plethora of rare marine life and birds, making it a must-visit for wildlife enthusiasts. Our guide will tell you everything you […]

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A Patagonia Cruise: What You Need to Know

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A Patagonia cruise is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. No other cruise destination can offer the vast scope of sights and experiences. If you’re planning a Patagonia cruise trip, this guide is for you. Australis has been operating cruises to Patagonia for decades. In that time,so we’ve developed truly expert knowledge of the region. In this guide, […]

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8 Fast Facts About Patagonian Penguins

There are a lot of reasons to visit Patagonia, and wildlife is right up there at the top. Of the many distinctive creatures that draw visitors to the region, Patagonian penguins are probably our favourites. In case you needed any convincing when it comes to visiting Patagonia, we’ve put together everything you need to know […]

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Unmissable Sights in Chile’s Los Flamencos National Reserve

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Comprising salt flats, azure lagoons and flocks of feeding flamingos, Los Flamencos National Reserve in the north of Chile is undoubtedly one of the region’s top destinations for tourists.

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Orangutan Holidays in Borneo: 5 Tips For Trip Planning

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There are few species of animal that enthrall as much as the orangutan, partly for the fact that, with the “old man of the forest” only found in the jungles of Borneo and Sumatra, sightings in the wild are a real treat for those lucky to experience one. It’s no wonder that trips to see […]

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The Trip from Rio to Iguazu Falls

Planning to visit Iguazu Falls? These, the world’s largest waterfalls, straddle both Brazil and Argentina. Consequently, there are a host of different ways you can get there. Brazil and Argentina alike welcome tourists, and have the infrastructure needed to welcome adventurous sightseers from around the world. Which side of the border you start from is […]

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Words you need to know in Chilean Spanish

Planning a trip to Chile anytime soon? You might want to brush up on your Chilean Spanish if so. Travelling the world is one of life’s great pleasures. There’s nothing quite like discovering different cultures and experiencing other walks of life, first hand. Being able to communicate with the locals is undeniably an advantage, no […]

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