Tag: Patagonia & Falkland 2020

  • El Cóndor Pasa – 19.02.2020

    [en] The wind has fallen, but in order not to risk seasickness, the program for the next 3 days has been reorganized, today we are staying ashore. “Free” morning dedicated to the visit of the Maggiorino Borgatello Museum, a museum that brings together naturalistic, ethnological, technological, … In the afternoon we head inland, in the […]

  • Il ritorno a Punta Arenas – 18.02.2020

    [en] We had a good surprise during the night, a heavy rain washed the car which after 2 days of dirt roads was in a bad condition, tonight we can return it without any problem. After a last visit of Puerto Natales and in particular a fresco which tells the local history from the creation […]

  • Torres del Paine – 16.02.2020

    The journey gets to the heart of the matter with a visit to the “Torres del Paine” nature park. The weather is variable, some showers, some sunburn, … But unfortunately, the clouds will never let go of the peaks that give the park its name. When we arrived at Lake Grey, we decided to take a catamaran up to the glacier of the same name. During the navigation, we “discovered” the pisco sour, the cocktail whose paternity is disputed between Chile and Peru. It will probably not be the best but it has the originality to be made with the ice of one of the small icebergs that come off the glacier. During the day we discover many lakes, we see a lot of birds, but it is only towards the end of the circuit that we finally meet the guanacos.

  • Da Punta Arenas a Puerto Natales – 15.02.2020

    [en] We make a short visit to Punta Arenas where we discover the signs of street demonstrations (broken windows or barricades, burnt buildings, …). Then we take the “Ruta del Fin del Mundo” (End of the World Route) along which we see the first typical animals, the Nandu (Rhea americana) and the Caracara (Caracara plancus). […]

  • Cile – 14.02.2020

    [en] Arriving in Santiago de Chile, it took 2 hours and a half between immigration, baggage claim, customs and new luggage shipment. While waiting for the flight to Punta Arenas, we tried to book dinner at “La Luna”, but when we got there we found out that this was not possible and we had to […]