• Travel to Ushuaia to see the end of the world Patagonia

    Optional Summer Tours in Ushuaia

    Looking for something a little more structured to do in Ushuaia besides wandering around? Don’t get me wrong---wandering is great fun, but sometimes you want a plan that takes you directly to see the best parts of the area. After all, when you only have a couple days to experience a place, you want to see as much as you can. Tours are great opportunities to see the most beautiful and exciting parts of Ushuaia while also learning a bit of Read more
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    Argentina Wildlife: North vs. South

    A country with a surface area of almost three million square kilometers is the perfect crib for an infinite variety of climate, habitants, flora and fauna. Around the 3,000 kilometers that separate the north from the south of Argentina, you can discover unique nature and wildlife, composed of both native species and those that arrived during the prehistoric age and decided to stay in this chaotic but amazing land. What if you don’t have Read more
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    Patagonia Animals: Magellanic Penguins Arrive to Punta Tombo

    Most visitors to Argentina do not realize how diverse and vast the Patagonia region is. It encompasses snowy glaciers, staggering mountains, and rugged coastline. Along this coastline lies Puerto Madryn and the area of Peninsula Valdes, one of the most magnificent places for spotting Patagonia animals. Peninsula Valdes is a UNESCO World Heritage site focused on the conservation and preservation of different species of animals – especially Read more
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    Argentina Whale Watching in Valdes Peninsula

    The Valdes Peninsula to the north of Puerto Madryn was declared a Natural World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1999 and is one of the worlds best places for whale watching. Depending on the time of year the southern right whale and the spectacular black and white orca or killer whale can be seen cruising in these waters, as well as elephant seals, penguins and several varieties of dolphin. [caption id="attachment_4949" align="aligncenter" Read more
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    Puerto Madryn Celebrates 150th Anniversary of Welsh in Patagonia

    You may have heard about Argentina’s heavy waves of Italian and Spanish immigration, but did you know that there were other European immigrants who made the journey across the Atlantic, too? Though many different countries are represented in the Argentine immigration makeup, one of the most interesting cases is that of the Welsh settlers who arrived to Patagonia 150 years ago this month. [caption id="attachment_6108" align="aligncenter" Read more
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    Adventure to the Patagonian Coastline of Bahia Bustamante

    Patagonia. This word brings excitement for travellers around the world who dream of  adventure and the wild outdoors in Argentina. From incredible ice glaciers to countless lakes and mountains, there are more than enough attractions to offer any visitor’s interests. In a region as vast and varied as Patagonia, it can be hard to choose the highlights to visit on a limited schedule. However, one major destination that should not be overlooked Read more
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    Whale Watching in Puerto Madryn

    If a Patagonia trip in Argentina is not taking place within the breathtaking Andes mountain range, it is certainly by the sea. The Patagonian coast teems with life and is relatively devoid of human exploitation, making it a wild and enjoyable trip. Visits to the Patagonian coast focus on Puerto Madryn and the Valdes Peninsula, a protected UNESCO World Heritage Site in large part because the wild life congregates here to mate, Read more
  • PATAGONIA TRIP – PENGUINS IN USHUAIA Patagonia

    Penguins in Ushuaia

    A chief goal on the itinerary of any Patagonia trip should include seeing penguins in their natural habitat. Witnessing these feathery, flightless bundles of cute wandering around Patagonia’s coastal areas will no doubt make a great experience, story, and collection of photos. There are several places on a Patagonia trip where one can see penguin colonies. The main places include Puerto Madryn near the Valdes Peninsula, Punta Arenas Read more
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    Ushuaia Beagle Channel Cruise

    One can hardly consider the southern Patagonian coast without taking a cruise of some kind.The reasons for this are mainly related to the wildlife one is likely to see—sea lions and seals, penguins, whales, dolphins, and a vast array of birds abound in such quantities that every trip is sure to be memorable. The Ushuaia Beagle Channel Cruise is no exception, and yet it offers much more besides in the way of gorgeous scenery, archaeology, Read more
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    Ushuaia

    Welcome to Ushuaia, Argentina, the so-called End of the World! I started my Patagonia trip in this most southern city in the world all the way from Buenos Aires. [caption id="attachment_4582" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Travel to the end of the world, Ushuaia[/caption] The first day I was there, I went on the Beagle Channel boat tour. This was a great way to see wild penguins and other types of birds. We also saw the famous Read more