Tag Archives: Torres del Paine National Park

The view from the Cordillera Paine rooms at Explora

I’m just realizing that I never posted any photos of the view from the restaurant and the Cordillera bedrooms at Explora in Torres del Paine National Park. Exquisite! To be fair, I took a couple of these from right outside … Continue reading

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Lake Sofia and the Aonikenk

On Monday morning we got up, had breakfast, and headed off on our chosen excursion to Lake Sofia with our guide Claudia. It was just the two of us, and Claudia, which was quite nice for a change! We hiked … Continue reading

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Pingo River

I think Leslie was surprised to see me down at breakfast on Sunday morning (Nov. 27).  This is the morning after my fever and she must have figured out from the fact that my nightclothes were over the shower rod, … Continue reading

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Aonikenk Trail (aka “Guanaco Central”)

Up and at ’em again Nov. 26! Our excursion started at 9:30, which is later than normal! We visited an area called Aonikenk Trail (named after some of the indigenous people that once lived here) but the guides knickname for … Continue reading

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