The Leopard Seal: Fun Facts on this Southern Ocean Predator

leopard seal

The leopard seal thrives in one of the most inhospitable habitats on Earth. These skillful hunters may look cute but they are one of the most fearsome predators of the seas around Antarctica and near the top of the food chain. Don’t miss these 10 interesting facts about this fascinating creature.   

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Trekking Chile: Explore Remote National Parks and Reserves

trekking chile

Encountering true wilderness is not just a possibility when visiting Chile – it’s an absolute must. Few visitors can resist the charms of the mysterious, untouched terrains of any one of its 36 remote national parks. But trekking Chile is not for the faint at heart. 

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How many famous glaciers in Patagonia can you name?

famous glaciers

Storing around 75% of the globe’s freshwater, glaciers are the lifeblood of our planet. There are more than 300 glaciers in Patagonia, an many are well-known to Argentinians and adventurers. But how many of Patagonia’s famous glaciers do you know?

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Unusual Patagonia Honeymoon Destinations

patagonia honeymoon

Couples with a passion for nature and adventure looking for an original honeymoon destination should consider Patagonia. Think hiking and adventure sports, set in a pristine natural envirnoment with surreal and breathtaking landscapes. Find inspiration with our guide to the most unusual honeymoon destinations of Patagonia.

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10 Facts About Antarctica You Never Knew

facts about Antarctica

Antarctica is one of the most captivating places on Earth. Much remains unknown about the seventh continent, but what we have learned is fascinating. Don’t miss these ten fun facts about the seventh continent.  

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Patagonia Holidays: Explore the Land of Glaciers

Patagonia Holidays

With the northern and southern Patagonian ice fields (the largest extrapolar mass of ice in the southern hemisphere) found in this region, glaciers are a feature of nature that Patagonia certainly does in style. 

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Is An Argentina Cruise For You? 5 Things to Consider Before Booking

argentina cruise

With its vast coastline and variety of fascinating port cities, it’s no wonder that Argentina is becoming an increasingly popular country to visit as part of a cruise. But whether you’re new to this style of travel or an old hat at touring the oceans by ship, it can be a daunting challenge selecting the […]

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Top 5 Argentine Patagonia Highlights Not to Miss

Argentine Patagonia

An area that encompasses the southern regions of Chile and Argentina, Patagonia covers over 260,000-sq. miles (673,000-sq. km). It is for this reason that it’s difficult to see all of the five Patagonia highlights on this list in one holiday. Depending upon the length of your vacation, it may be wise to concentrate on one […]

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4 Essential Things to Know Before Booking Patagonia Vacation Packages

patagonia vacation packages

We’ve talked about why Patagonia should be at the top of your bucket list but despite being a part of the world that leaves visitors speechless (and reaching for their cameras!), looking for Patagonia vacation ideas and booking Patagonia vacation packages can seem quite daunting.

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Magellanic Penguins in Chilean Patagonia

magellanic penguins

What are Magellanic penguins? Magellanic penguins or spheniscus magellanicus are a medium-sized penguin species named after the explorer Ferdinand Magellan, who was the first to record the animal during an expedition in 1519. They are identifiable by their distinctive white band which loops from each eye and meets at the underside of the throat. As […]

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