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Punta Arenas 2016/17 cruise season: 99 calls and 67.560 visitors

Punta Arenas is the point of departure for great adventures in Torres del Paine National Park.

Punta Arenas, extreme south of Chile received 73.358 visitors during the last 2016/17 cruise season ending in April, of which 67.560 (92.1%) arrived in international vessels and 7.9% in domestic vessels. 50 more words

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[Chile] Punta Arenas - Penguin watching at Isla Magdalena (Monumento Natural los Pingüinos)

How to Reach: I took a shared cab from my hostel to Tres Puentes and booked my ticket there

Cost: Chilean Peso 40,000 (US $60) 501 more words


Punta Arenas, Chile October 2016

Punta Arenas, Chile October 2016

Punta Arenas is a coastal town of about 127,000 people near the southern most point of Chile. There are more South locations on the South America continent but not by much! 246 more words

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T minus 7: Getting ready for austral lands

After 3 months of preparation, the IBM CSC Chile IX team is almost ready to start an exciting journey: A travel to Chilean Patagonia, the Magallanes Region. 136 more words

Chilean Cuisine

We were thrilled to get off of the cruise ship so we could once again shop for our own ingredients and make our own meals. Based on the fruits and veggies that make their way to the US from Chile each winter, we expected big things. 897 more words


Punta Arenas

Part of the fun of being in Punta Arenas is getting to Punta Arenas. From just about every way I looked at it, Chile is one of the most beautiful and varied landscapes in the world. 670 more words


Isla Magdalena

If you are going to spend time in Punta Arenas, penguins are usually high on the to-do list. There are a couple colonies nearby, but the best known is the Magellanic penguin colony on… 586 more words