EcoCamp has been listed at number 1 in Tripadvisor’s list of 10 incredible unique hotels! As the first geodesic dome hotel in the world (VIDEO), EcoCamp has long since been considered unique within the hotel industry and is thrilled to be officially recognised by Tripadvisor as one of the world’s Top 10 most unique hotels!
Forget about the Big Five on an African Safari, here come the Patagonian Big Five! The Guanaco, Puma, South Andean Deer, Andean Condor and Ñandú make up 5 of Patagonia's most exciting fauna sightings, with the elusive puma and endangered huemul (South Andean deer) topping the list of the most coveted sightings. Out of Torres […]
On the 16th of July each year businesses and shops throughout Chile come to a halt for a public holiday in honour of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. For many, this is a great opportunity for a hiking day trip in the Andes Mountains or a long ski weekend getaway, but if you want to see where the real action is on the 16th of July, you’ll have to head to La Tirana. For just a few days each year, this sleepy town in Chile’s desert north explodes in a carnival of music, dancing, prayer and wild costumes. The Fiesta de la Tirana is one of the biggest and most spectacular religious festivals in Chile, see why with our guide in words and pictures: