Post Tagged with: "India to Chile"

Santiago

March 15, 2019 18 min to read

Santiago

Category : Urban

After almost two full months of tramping around Argentine and Chilean countryside, including 6 weeks in Patagonia, we pulled into Chile’s capital Santiago. It is a proper metropolis – with a population of about 7 million, a functioning subway, international food options and an overall great vibe. For two Indians desperately ...

Patagonia: Carretera Austral

March 10, 2019 31 min to read

Patagonia: Carretera Austral

Category : Driving, Natural Wonder

This is the third part of our epic 16-day road trip in Northern & Central Patagonia, across Chile and Argentina. Carretera Austral (“Southern Highway”) or Chile’s Ruta 7, refers to the 1,240 long km road that runs from the town of Puerto Montt in Northern Patagonia, to the village of Villa O’Higgins in the south. ...

Patagonia: Torres del Paine

March 2, 2019 27 min to read

Patagonia: Torres del Paine

Category : Natural Wonder

Torres del Paine is a huge national park in the extreme south of Chile, and is known internationally as having the best treks in the world. This spectacular combination of towering granite mountains, enchanting blue lakes and rivers, large glaciers, golden grasslands and lenga tree forests, is THE most beautiful place we have ever s...

Patagonia: Glacier Cruise in Chilean Fjords

February 24, 2019 13 min to read

Patagonia: Glacier Cruise in Chilean Fjords

Category : Natural Wonder

Patagonia is many things for many people. For most, it is probably the stunning landscapes of Torres del Paine National Park. Or it would be the glistening Perito Moreno glacier in Los Glaciares National Park. Or it could be the azure lakes around Bariloche, or the ‘End of the world’ experience of Ushuaia. But a lucky few get to...

Patagonia: Penguins in Punta Arenas

February 18, 2019 12 min to read

Patagonia: Penguins in Punta Arenas

Category : Natural Wonder

Punta Arenas is the southernmost “major city” of Chile, situated on the Magellan Strait, at 53° South latitude. Magellan Strait is a narow sea passage at the tip of the South American continent – between mainland South America and the island of Tierra del Fuego, and is named after the famous circumnavigator Ferdinand Magellan...

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