Friday, March 8, 2013

Travel: Patagonia - A Gastronomical Trip Via Ruta Pan-Am Hwy

View of Torres del Paine from Puerto Natales, Chile
View of Torres Del Paine, pic by Irene K. Wong

After touring through the rolling vineyards of wine valleys and endless picturesque lakes in Chile; my next adventure starts on a flight to “the end of the world”, Last Hope Sound, where Magellanic penguin colonies thrive and then on to Puerto Natales; the home of breath taking, stunning national park. It is an experience like no other, that will get under your skin and never leave you.

Salto Grande, The Big Leap Waterfall
Salto Grande, pic by Irene K. Wong

With the help of Fransisco we had an excellent itinerary full of adventures with mountain treks, horseback riding across the Ultima Esperanza Province and lunch in between breaks that include