• View of Cuernos del Paine from Lago Nordenskjold in Torres del Paine national park
    Argentina,  Chile

    The ultimate Patagonia itinerary that will knock your socks off (and maybe your hat as well)

    Jagged mountains, howling wind and the raw beauty of nature – that is Patagonia. This amazing part of the South American continent is one of the most scarcely populated, one of the windiest, and easily one of the most beautiful regions in the world. Our Patagonia 10 day itinerary takes you through the most interesting parts of Chilean and Argentinian…

  • Ac lose-up view of a piece of ice calving off the front wall of Perito Moreno glacier in Patagonia.
    Argentina

    Visiting Perito Moreno Glacier – know before you go

    Visiting Perito Moreno glacier is one of the main and most popular attractions in Los Glaciares national park Although there are many glaciers in Los Glaciares (47 major glaciers and about 190 smaller glaciers actually), Perito Moreno is definitely the most famous one there. And it’s quite special as well – I talk about it shortly. And there are loads…

  • swimming in laguna de los tres - don't forget to pack your swismsuit to patagonia!
    Argentina

    Things to do in Los Glaciares National Park – not just glaciers

    The name of parque nacional Los Glaciares in Argentinian Patagonia literally translates to “the Glaciers” in English. So when thinking of things to do in Los Glaciares national park, “visit glaciers” would be the obvious answer. Yes, it is true, there are 47 major glaciers and about 190 smaller glaciers there, plus the South Patagonian ice field! So visiting and…

  • view of a hiking trail in El Chalten, with a background of Mt. Fitz Roy
    Argentina

    Los Glaciares National Park – the ‘what’s and the ‘how’s

    The name of the Los Glaciares National Park in Argentinian Patagonia literally means “the glaciers”. I guess that gives you quite an idea of what you can find in the park! But it’s not only glaciers there, though. There are countless hiking opportunities; incredible lakes, including lago Argentino – the biggest lake in Argentina; Patagonian steppe and forests; the South…

  • View of a couple kissing at Laguna de los Tres in El Chalten, Argentina.
    Argentina,  Chile

    What to pack for Patagonia and what not to pack [2022]

    What to pack for Patagonia? Well, it’s quite easy to answer – winter stuff! Even if you’re travelling to Patagonia during summer, that is, December or January, you still need winter stuff. Patagonia is located in the very south of South America where the Atlantic and Pacific winds meet, so it’s one of the windiest regions in the world. When…

  • A gravel road in Torres del Paine national park in Chilean Patagonia
    Argentina,  Chile

    Renting a car and driving in Patagonia: a complete guide

    Patagonia is a wild and remote place, with quite some distances between the sights, so you need a way to get around down there. We ourselves rented a car, so I’ve put together some information you should now about car rental in Patagonia. Should you take a bus or rent a car in Patagonia? So, first things first. You basically…

  • A herd of gaunaco grazing on the plains in Torres del Paine national park.
    Argentina,  Chile

    Food in Patagonia you absolutely must try

    When thinking of Patagonia, everyone probably imagines otherworldly landscapes, blue waters, maybe glaciers. Noone, I’d say, thinks – mmmm, I must try that incredible food in Patagonia! But nevertheless, in addition to the rugged peaks, there is some very interesting food available as well! We’ve collected some must-try local dishes and Patagonia food tips for you right here. Useful things…

  • A curvy road in Patagonia with a guanaco
    Argentina,  Chile

    ADEL Rent a Car in Punta Arenas – a review

    Finding a rental car in Punta Arenas – one of the main hubs in Patagonia wasn’t an easy feat. We checked many car rental options – both in Punta Arenas in Chile and El Chalten in Argentina. so we were very happy with how good it went with ADEL Rent a car in Punta Arenas. As we wanted to explore…

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