Weskar Patagonian Lodge
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I have not put in a chapter for about six days which is unlike me.Since arriving in Chile I have not known really what to say .There is a reason for this writers block and that is my experience so far has thrown up annoyance,irritability and joy at the same time.
Let me put things into perspective.Chile has (supposedly )the strongest …
The view from the room is not bad at all,it is not often that you wake up to a backdrop of Mountains and a deep blue lake and this morning a mist hung over it like a blanket of cold steam,but it looked like it was going to shift which was important because today I was going to see the famous Tierra del Paine Mountains in the National Park of the …
... the turquoise lake, while a condor rested in the rocks above us. As the boat gained speed it became quite choppy so we stayed up on deck, despite the freezing wind. I was glad I was wearing my fetching M&S long johns! We snapped away and gazed in awe. As the boat approached the glaciers we drank pisco sours and saved the glasses for our Chilean fizz. I've seen some stunning ...
... well as new socks and thermal top! These may have to be posted home after Antarctica as I am already carrying too much. It was quite a productive day, collected the trek tickets and vouchers, booked the bus to Punta Arenas, the next stop after Christmas and also the bus from Punta Arenas to Ushuaia. It's a good job we booked when we did as the bus to Ushuaia only had half a dozen seats left on the 30th December. The rest of the day was spent ...
Everyone was happy that day,
Tho the trail gave us a beating.
Forty-five minutes to go,
Teasingly said the sign;
Cursed it over and over we did,
As the route continued to climb.
We turned the last corner,
Finally, there lay before us,
An amazing and welcome sight,
Mirador de las Torres.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsWeskar Patagonian Lodge Puerto Natales
Friendly receptionist,Natalia with good English.Overlooking the lake,it is a twenty minute walk into town,so not central,but the views are worth it being that little bit away.Breakfast and dinner served.Wi-Fi in rooms is not bad.
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