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Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

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Derived from the Tehuelche word for “blue” Torres del Paine National Park encompases over 448,000 acres of Chilean Patagonia. With the three granite towers making up the iconic Cordillera Paine, stunning lakes and glaciers, the park attracts 252,000 tourists a … Continue reading


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Beagle Channel, Tierra del Fuego

featuring Brian Hughes' "Soul Fruit"
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One of three passages past South America between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Beagle Channel is surrounded on both sides by remarkable scenery. It was here that Charles Darwin first saw glaciers while accompanying the channel’s namesake, the HMS … Continue reading


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Karukinka Natural Park, Chile

featuring Brian Tarquin's "Santa Fe"
Karukinka Natural Park, Chile

On the Chilean part of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago lies the Karukinka Natural Park, offering more than 700,000 acres of untouched wilderness. The park’s private ownership and relative inaccessibility, along with proactive conservation efforts, have kept this area a … Continue reading


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