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Starry Skies + Sand Dunes: What To Do In The Atacama Desert

May 24, 2018 - 07:57 -- Helen Cordery
atacama desert adventures

While most visitors are initially drawn to Chile to see the dinosaur-shaped spikes of Torres del Paine, it must be said that the northern expanse of desert more than holds its own.  The township of San Pedro de Atacama receives thousands of visitors each year - and for good reason; right on its doorstep are the sunburnt valleys and mirror-like lakes of the world’s driest desert, the Atacama.

The Best Time of Year to Visit Patagonia Is Not When You Think

May 17, 2018 - 14:10 -- Zoe Baillargeon
the best time is not when you think
Don’t forget, Patagonia is not a small place, covering 1,043,076 square kilometers of southern Chile and Argentina, so it stands to reason that conditions can vary dramatically across the vast expanse. It is, however, still possible to discover the best time to visit Patagonia for you and your trip using our easy guide below!