Tag Archives: Day Trip

At the top of the Villarrica Volcano

Climbing the Villarrica Volcano

Climbing Volcán Villarrica is a part of our 200 things to do in Chile list. If you are going to Pucón in the south of Chile, then you will notice a smoking volcano just out of town. I mean, it is an obvious in-your-face volcano, perfectly conical and generally cool looking… smokin’. And yes, you […]

The Osorno Volcano overlooking Petrohué as seen from Lago Todos Los Santos (lake)

Todos Los Santos Lake Crossing Chile

Todos Los Santos Lake Crossing Day Trip We have just completed number 74 of our 200 Things to do in Chile list And it just about didn’t happen!! The crossing of Lago Todos Los Santos (Lake) is only part of the journey which takes you from Puerto Varas in Chile to Bariloche in Argentina. The […]

This piano is permanently installed beside the lakeside of Lago Llanquihue Lake in Frutillar. You can see the Teatro del Lago building in the background.

Frutillar Day Trip

A day trip to Frutillar Frutillar can easily be enjoyed on a day trip from Puerto Varas or Puerto Montt. There are a number of tours that can be taken there (if you like to be herded along like sheep) though it is very easy to get there and back by yourself. NOTE: Frutillar is […]

Reserva Nacional Laguna Torca Sign

Reserva Nacional Laguna Torca – Chile

Reserva Nacional Laguna Torca The Reserva Nacional Laguna Torca (Torca Lagoon National Park) which is administrated by CONAF (the Government’s National Forest Corporation), encompasses 604 hectares of beautifuls landscape. The Park is made up of 3 areas: Bosque de Llico (Llico Forest) Laguna Torca (Torca Lagoon) and Isla Cerrillos (Cerrillos Island) It is reserve where you […]

Calle de los Suspiros ("Street of Sighs") in Colonia, Uruguay

Day trip to Colonia Uruguay

A day trip to Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay COLONIA is just an hour by fast boat from Buenos Aires, but it seems a world away. The historic centre of this small Uruguayan town is so well preserved that you’ll think you’ve stumbled on a film set for a historical drama. And because of its […]