Chile´s Patagonia: Backwoods Hikes & Cargo Ship Cruises April 9th 2010 Chile´s Patagonia:
1. Punta Arenas: Old Wool Boom and My Recovery Town
2. Puerto Natales & Torres Del Paine National Park: 5 Day Hike in Patagonia
3. The Navimag: Cargo Ship or Backpackers Cruise?
Since last time ive wrote (Tierra del Fuego, Argentina) ive crossed into Chile´s patagonia (same but different beautiful scenary, only now on the chilean side of the southern andes).
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South America » Chile » Magallanes » Puerto Natales Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
I'm an American medical student off to see the world. After 3 years of school, i've decided to take a year off in order to learn spanish, volunteer at a clinic in El Salvador, and do some traveling. My goals for the trip are long, my expectations high, and with a little luck, i'll have some good stories to tell. ... full info