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EcoCamp’s My Trip nominated for Travel Marketing Award

October 3, 2013 - 09:59 -- webmaster.cascada
EcoCamp Patagonia has been nominated for the first edition of the PURE Life Experiences Award in the category Most Original Marketing Campaign! EcoCamp’s My Trip campaign was introduced for the 2012/13 season to get wildlife and trekking groups to take unique group photos to share with the EcoCamp community. Each trip guide was responsible for taking the photo and sending it to the marketing team to be uploaded to EcoCamp MyTrip and shared on social networks for all trip participants, friends, colleagues and EcoCamp supporters to enjoy! Check out the photo galleries here:

Yoga Dome comes to EcoCamp!

September 27, 2013 - 18:18 -- Cascada Expediciones
We’ve always felt that yoga combines well with beautiful natural settings and that EcoCamp, with its location right in the heart of Torres del Paine National Park, is a wonderful place to practice yoga. Where better to do the sun salutation than overlooking the majestic granite peaks, immersed in greenery and fresh Patagonian air?

EcoCamp Puma Trip featured as cover story in Telegraph Travel

August 13, 2013 - 04:28 -- Cascada Expediciones
Chile: on the trail of the elusive puma, a feature story about puma tracking in Torres del Paine, was published in The Telegraph at the weekend. Journalist Nigel Richardson travelled to Chilean Patagonia in April 2013 on a 5 day program with specialist wildlife guide Diego Araya, staying each night at EcoCamp Patagonia based in the heart of the national park. 

Tripadvisor lists EcoCamp in 10 Incredibly Unique Hotels list

July 26, 2013 - 13:42 -- Cascada Expediciones

EcoCamp has been listed at number 1 in Tripadvisor’s list of 10 incredible unique hotels! As the first geodesic dome hotel in the world (VIDEO), EcoCamp has long since been considered unique within the hotel industry and is thrilled to be officially recognised by Tripadvisor as one of the world’s Top 10 most unique hotels!

Promotions on flights from USA to Chilean Patagonia

July 17, 2013 - 16:04 -- Cascada Expediciones
Looking for an excuse to book your Patagonia trip of a lifetime? Airlines LAN and TAM are promoting South America in the U.S. and are offering connecting flights down to Punta Arenas for as little as $13 to $27 round trip on USA - Santiago journeys! That’s not all, there are special long-haul flight promotions too with NYC - Santiago round trip fares at $899, Miami - Santiago $829 and Los Angeles and San Francisco - Santiago at $899. 

Patagonia Hiking & Chile Ski Special returns!

June 11, 2013 - 18:25 -- Cascada Expediciones
We have a new edition of our Patagonia Hiking & Chile Ski Special for 2013! Making the most of the small window between EcoCamp Patagonia’s opening date and Chile’s ski season close we’ve created an exciting program including skiing in world class ski resort Valle Nevado and hiking in the world-renowned Torres del Paine National Park!

Patagonia Winter Adventure returns for 2013

June 11, 2013 - 16:57 -- Cascada Expediciones
We’ve relaunched our 5 day Patagonia Winter Adventure for 2013! This scenic tour offers an exciting array of activities including sea kayaking with dolphins, horsebacking riding through the Patagonian plains and visiting Torres del Paine National Park. This winter adventure is perfect for anyone wanting to discover the magic of Patagonia in all its winter glory during their northern hemisphere summer vacation. 

Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia Offset Emissions for 5th Year!

June 7, 2013 - 15:20 -- Amy Turner

Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia have offset their carbon emissions once again for the 2012-2013 season, marking the 5th consecutive year in which we’ve kept our pledge to remain carbon free! In 2008, Ecocamp became a Carbon Neutral company with the aim of minimising CO2 emissions as far as possible and offsetting any emissions it couldn’t avoid. Between June 2009 and June 2010 EcoCamp offset 183.680 tonnes of CO2 emissions and between July 1st 2010 and June 30th 2011 they offset 229.402 tonnes. Most recently, EcoCamp Patagonia offset 312.180 tonnes of carbon emissions and also had 50 trees planted in their honour, in recognition of their 5 year carbon neutral anniversary!