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Torres del Paine NP - Lago Grey

Photos of Patagonia

Patagonia. The name conjures images of impenetrable wilderness; rugged and daunting. It is a huge area encompassing parts of southern Chile and Argentina that’s divided by countless channels, fjords, ice-fields, glaciers and the southern end of the mighty Andes mountains, making large parts of the region quite inaccessible. The wind is a dominating factor in […]

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Patagonia: Home of the Gods (Part II)

This is the second part of a two-part series from my Travel Journal of my Patagonia tour. If you missed Part I, please click here to read about my trip to the Perito Moreno glacier in Argentina. Patagonia: Home of the Gods (Part II) (A page from my Travel Journal of my Patagonia tour) After […]

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Perito Moreno glacier

Patagonia: Home of the Gods (Part I)

Patagonia: Home of the Gods (Part I) (A page from my Travel Journal of my tour of Patagonia) Patagonia. The name conjures images of impenetrable wilderness; rugged and daunting. The name Patagonia, given by Ferdinand Magellan, actually means ‘big feet’; it seems that when he first arrived in the area, he noticed that the indigenous […]

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