Chilean Patagonia

Isla Magdalena, Chilean Patagonia- Gallery

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Penguins, penguins and more penguins are the theme of this gallery.  We took the Malinka Ferry from the Tres Puentes Ferry Port in Punta Arenas, Chile to to Isla Magdalena to see the Magellanic Penguins roosting.  This island boats over 65,000 nesting, mating and waddling pairs.  That’s way over 100,000.  This is a protected area […]

Chilean Patagonia – Penguins, Torres Del Paine, and Beautiful Landscapes

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After making our way from Northern Chile, spending some time in Santiago, Vina Del Mar, and Renaca we flew down to the Chilean Patagonia to Punta Arenas, Chile.  Punta Arenas is one of the furthermost cities in Chile and the hub exploring the Magellan Straits, Magdalena Island, and Tierra Del Fuego.  The first thing we […]

Northern Chile- Gallery

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Some of the differences between high and low altitude cities include; air temperature, ease of breathing, and humidity.  Coming from under developed Peru to Northern Chile was a change that was more than just altitude related.  First off, the spanish Chileans speak is simply different and much more difficult to understand.  The cuisine is vastly […]

Lake Titicaca And The Floating Islands of Puno, Peru

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Lake Titicaca and the Floating Islands of Puno, Peru along with the Uros people, were one of the highlights of Peru.  We like Peru, however the constant commercialization of the country was less in Puno… much less.  This made walking down the street, (except for the walking street…still pretty hawkerish) actually enjoyable.  We arrived on […]