Los Sauces Casa Patagonica
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... wildlife photographer in seconds! The boat ride back was quite exciting as the swell had picked up a lot, there were quite a few sea sick faces, including Hannah's. Once back on dry land it was to the hostel ready for an early morning bus back to Puerto Natales and good bye to Koen until we visit him in Antwerp on our return. Due to bus times we had a night in PN and stumbled across a really cheap hostel that was in the process of being converted, ...
... walk, but the rain stops after a while. We see horses, flamingos and some other birds. Loads of local semi wild dogs. There is usually about five of them just lying in front of the police station and one Alsatian stays in front of our hostel. Most are quite friendly, but they don’t bother you at all. If they like you they will follow you a little, so you can have a dog that is temporarily yours, until it sees another tourist that catches its eye. Once we saw two ...
... it rises 60m above the lake, is 5km across and travels 30km from the mountains. It consists of huge white shards of compacted snow with cobalt blue crevices where the snow was more dense. Wooden boardwalks have been constructed to allow visitors to get close to the front face. As the glacier moves 2m per day, every few minutes we heard a loud thunder like crash as chunks of ice broke off into the lake causing huge waves. They appeared to be tiny but the noise they created ...
... loads had been too heavy from the previous camp. We slunk off to sunbake beside a creek while Merlin sorted out the problem. The tents were then set up so we returned and set up beds etc. After a cup of tea/hot chocolate we walked to the river to check out the Tirolesa over the Rio Fitz Roy – the way we might cross the river tomorrow. All depends on the wind. On the way we had had a serious experience with the ...
... year. There were a few horses but hat was it. At the lake we boarded a catermeran just after we set off every one jumped up. Wishing to see this amazing site I jumped up as well there were two very tiny ice bergs was not impressed. This changed as we progressed further into the lake the ice bergs got bigger and the scenery was spectacular. Went outside to get better look and it was just as well I had on thermals, jumper, down jacket and waterproof jacket, snood and gloves ...