Chile Creates Largest Marine Reserve in the Americas
The newly protected waters around the Desventuradas Islands contain many marine species found nowhere else on Earth.
Countless incredible landscapes await you in Chile, ranging from the world’s driest desert to the awe-inspiring glaciers of Antarctica and Patagonia. Witness sunrise over the majestic Andes and glorious sunsets on the Pacific coast.
The amazing landscapes of northern Chile simply beg to be photographed; the Altiplanic lagoons, the geysers at El Tatio and the stunning national parks will make an indelible impression. If you come in springtime, the extraordinary phenomenon of the flowering desert near Copiapo is a photographer’s dream.
On Easter Island, the moai stand patiently in line for you to capture them from their best angle; a sight to be seen nowhere else on earth but on remote Rapa Nui, that far-flung speck in the Pacific Ocean.
From man-made mysteries to natural wonders … The Torres del Paine wholly deserves its title of the eighth wonder of the world. Give in to the thrall of these breathtaking landscapes. Breathe in its incredibly pure air and the scent of abundant native vegetation as you walk. Gaze in awe at the massive Patagonian glaciers and enjoy a whisky on the rocks with millennial ice from the San Rafael Lagoon. Immortalize with your lens each one of these intense, magical Chilean moments!
Torrencial Valdivia Trail Rain, mud, and the cold are some of the challenges that runners of this extreme trail running must overcome, in a race that places competitors in direct contact with untamed nature and challenges of a coastal mountain range during the winter season. This sporting challenge cuts through the Pilunkura Reserve, Oncol Park, […]
Festival of the Virgin of La Tirana Every year, in the town of La Tirana located some 72 km from Iquique, the Festival of the Virgin of La Tirana takes place. More than 250,000 people come to the town to be part of this celebration, which lasts a little over a week. But La Tirana […]
Chancho Muerto Traditional Festival Head to this celebration that takes place in the Maule countryside. This traditional festivity revolves around pork-related products, where their slogan is “We’re celebrating the dead pig (Chanco Muerto) in Talca”. This regional celebration praises the qualities and importance of these animal products in the origins of Chilean cuisine and also […]