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Puerto Varas in Chile’s Lakes Region – What To Do!

Chile’s Región de Los Lagos , about one thousand kilometres south of Santiago,  is Region X of Chile’s fifteen administrative regions and sits just to the north of mythic Patagonia.  Landing at El Tepual International Airport just to the west of Puerto Montt, … Continue reading

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Climbing Volcán Osorno In Chile’s Lakes Region

Volcán Osorno – Basic Background Each year about 600 climbers summit this glacier-capped stratovolcano (8701’ / 2652m  ) at the south-east end of Llago Llanquihue. On a clear summer morning the reward is an incredible panoramic view of a slice of … Continue reading

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