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Cartref’Taid Museum

Tumba del Malacara - Trevelin - Foto: patagoniaexpress.com

Cartref’Taid means ” Grandfather´s Home ” and that’s just this museum: the place where Clery Evans keeps the memories of his grandfather, John Evans, one of the protagonists of the history of this part of Patagonia. At the Cartref’Taid museum, … Continue reading

Patagonia massacre

Entierro de un huelguista en RĂ­o Gallegos

Around 1500 strikers were shot dead during the events of the “Patagonia Trágica” (Tragic Patagonia), which began with a conflict between landowners and workers due to the dismissal of farm workers and poor working conditions. The Radical government sent a … Continue reading

The Captain’s Experiment

Canal de Beagle

In these pages we will revive the unbelievable story of the Yámana Jemmy Button*, who was kidnapped in his town of Cape Horn by the officer of the British Royal Navy, Robert Fitz Roy. Together with other three members of … Continue reading

Marambio, an antarctic feat

Bandera argentina en la Base Marambio

Dreams of uniting the white territory with the continent by air became true on October 29th, 1969, when Marambio Base was founded. The mission undertaken by the SoberanĂ­a patrol is remembered as a hallmark in the Argentinean pioneering history. A … Continue reading

The Beatification of Ceferino Namuncurá

BeatificaciĂłn

How it occurred, what reverberation it triggered, how the participants and the audience have experienced it, which old wounds were healed and which ones reopened… All this and more is told in this article. Around 60 thousand people attended Ceferino … Continue reading

Ceferino Namuncura’s particular history

monumento a Ceferino, Balneario el CĂłndor

Ceferino, son of a Mapuche Chief, wanted to be a priest and even studied in Rome, where he met pope Pio X. Today he is worshipped all over the north of Patagonia and year after year thousands of pilgrims visit … Continue reading

Tragic Patagonia: The Massacre of Estancia Anita

Vista de la Estancia Anita

When people traverse the area near El Calafate they often aren’t conscious that they are walking on a land that carries with it a terrible social and political history that was one of the worst moments for our country. We … Continue reading

Patagonia Tours
The ideal trip for those willing to know Argentina's travel icons: Perito Moreno Glacier in El Calafate, the End of the World in Ushuaia, the indispensable and mysterious Buenos Aires and the new Wonder of the World, The IguazĂş Falls. A combo that lacks nothing, with...
This is a journey to the End of the World, reaching the mythical Tierra del Fuego and then visiting the Glaciers National Park and the deservedly famous Perito Moreno Glacier. Simply put, it is a seven days journey of non-stop beauty, distributed across the cities...
This dream tour includes the ride in the Los Glaciares National Park until you reach the famous Perito Moreno Glacier, crossing walkways and balconies that will allow you to have excellent views of this mass of ice. A unique sensation of smallness in front of...
The two most iconic & emblematic Natural Monuments in Argentina, both declared World Heritage Sites, toured in six unforgettable days. The immense glaciers in Patagonia and the spectacular IguazĂş Waterfalls in the north-eastern region of the country, will leave you breathless.
An ideal option in order to get to know three of PatagoniaÂ’s major sites: first, the Atlantic Ocean littoral, Puerto Madryn and Valdes Peninsula, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; later, a visit to the majestic Glaciers National Park and Perito Moreno with its magical, blue...
Two excursions will allow you to appreciate in a complete way this privileged place in our Atlantic Patagonia: - A visit to Península de Valdés, an amazing Patagonia Flora and Fauna reservation at its purest state. It is cosidered a World Heritage site by UNESCO. -...

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