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A Travel Blog entry by cotafamily4 from Maitencillo, Coquimbo, Chile
... me it was from Chile and Argentina and that it was not a pine, but a prehistoric species of tree whose nomenclature comes from the Araucana natives of Chile who used the nuts from the tree as a major food source, with the common name coming from the first ...
A Travel Blog entry by marco_andres from Los Angeles, Chile
... . The park we visited today was created to preserve the largest forest of the Arauca or Chilean Monkey Puzzle tree (Araucaria araucana). The following is thanks to Wikipedia: The Pehuén or Monkey-puzzle is the hardiest species in the conifer genus ...
A Travel Blog entry by thymeoff from Villa La Angostura, Argentina
... to catch better glimpses of the volcano, and marvelling at the immense stands of the convoluted monkey puzzle trees (Araucaria araucana). Fairly unique to this area of the world, they are currently fully laden with attractive pine-like cones that from a ...
A Travel Blog entry by cadkinsca from Bariloche, Argentina
... National Park) was pretty spectacular, though, set amongst a forest of "monkey puzzle" trees, more properly known as Araucaria araucana, the national tree of Chile. San Martin itself is a quiet, more family oriented version of Bariloche, its much more ...
A Travel Blog entry by gerty581 from Junín de los Andes, Neuquén, Argentina
... nights !! The Ruta runs along the Cordillera of the Neuquen province and is much favoured by the Monkey Puzzle Tree (Araucaria araucana). We first came across the tree in Nacional Parque Lanin but this was only a small area nothing compared with what we ...
A Travel Blog entry by destin8ion from Santiago, Chile
... top if they are lucky enough to survive a long lifetime. You can check them out here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Araucaria_araucana We were hoping to do a hike to the Huerquehue Lakes basin amongst these great trees the next day if the sun was ...
A Travel Blog entry by seniortrekker from Pucon, Lake District, Chile
... 30. oktober. Tur på eiga hand med ordentlig lokalbuss til Cañi og Araucaria ("apetreet") http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Araucaria_araucana som veks på 1000m, men dette er ei anna historie som kjem seinare for no må eg na busen tilbake til ...
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1009 Cedar Place, Parksville, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
... room fireplace, use the tv/dvd and refreshment fridge or take in the quiet of the guest deck and patio. We endeavor to use fresh ingredients and local products in our healthy full and light breakfast choices, some with our own Araucana chicken eggs.Traveler Rating
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Faja 16000 Km 5 Norte, Cunco, Araucania Region, Chile
A cordial welcome in Chile to Adela y Helmut on Your way to the national park Conguillio, in the Araucan''a, close to the Chilean Lake-District. 4,5 km from the paved road a guesthouse is waiting for You, with European comfort which doesn't stand behind ...Traveler Rating
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National Road 234, Km 66, San Martin de los Andes, Province of Neuquen, Patagonia, Argentina
Set within the gorgeous scenery of the Argentine Patagonia's Lake District, La Araucana Lodge is located only seven kilometers from the lovely town of San Martin de los Andes. The Lodge itself is comprised of 5 suites (one Master and 4 Junior) and offers ...Traveler Rating
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