This is a train hold up!

The Old Patagonian Express Railway adds yet another attraction to its tourist circuit. On one hot January afternoon, the passengers who had boarded the train looked out their windows and saw a group of men on horseback, with their faces masked in bandanas, just like the bandits of the old West. They rode closer to the… Read on

The Whirlwind

Mi Patagonia querida

The four elements of life are vital to understand the Mapuche viewpoint. The air symbolizes the force that pushes existence, although there are good winds and bad ones. Here you will find a particular character of their mythology. Meulén in Mapuche language means “whirlwind”, and in their mythology he is taken as an embodiment of… Read on