Patagonia Part II: Torres del Paine & Puerto Natales (CHI) February 25th 2011 Torres del Paine (TdP) is a mountain range in southern Chile, independent of the Andes. Trekkers have been known to experience four seasons in one day - ranging from snow, to rain, wind and strong sun (the ozone is particularly weak in southern Patagonia). In order to visit the park we stayed in Puerto Natales (115 km south of Torres del Paine) before getting a bus to the mountains.
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South America » Chile » Magallanes » Torres del Paine 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
Thank you for enjoying our blog. Sarah and I completed an amazing year which took us from India and around South America from November 2010 to November 2011. We are delighted to be sharing our trip with you. Enjoy.
We initially travelled India for a month which was amazing. From Mumbai on the West coast we, travelled to Pondicherry on the East, to KodaiKanal via Mamallapuram, Mudamulai wildlife park, Mysore, Hampi, Goa, Kahna Jungle Park, and back to Mumbai.
London was great! We got to see some of our amazing family and friends and enjoy a mini-christmas.
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