Portillo

Portillo, Chile

Travel Blogs from Portillo

Portillo Travel Blogs (48)
Camping on an Andean restauranteur´s patio, Rio Blanco, Chile travel blog

Camping on an Andean restauranteur´s patio

A travel blog entry by nigelball

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So I set off from Colina, along a beautiful, quiet road, surrounded by lovelt mountain scenery. This was much more what I came for, I thought, and was quite happy and contented until... yep, it joined a motorway. You think I´m making this up? I got ...

Over The Andes, Portillo, Chile travel blog

Over The Andes

A travel blog entry by sylviajason

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... hit Los Caracoles, a series of 27 tight hairpin turns leading up to a 3,000 metre high ski resort that marked our exit from Chile.  The road was a little jarring but the views were jaw dropping; no wonder it's listed as one of the most beautiful and ...

Touching the top of Aconcagua - 22,841 feet, Las Cuevas, Argentina travel blog

Touching the top of Aconcagua - 22,841 feet

A travel blog entry by seankervin

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Mendoza is at the base of the highest mountains in the Americas, the highest  is Aconcagua - which, at 22,841 feet, is the tallest peak outside the Himalayas. Originally I considered climbing Aconcagua, but it takes 12 to 15 ...

Dos, Portillo, Chile travel blog

Dos

A travel blog entry by pidgeandpie

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Well after only two days of being in Chile we decide to head off overland to Argentina. CHILE SUMMARY Highlights: - Lowlights: - Places Visited: ? Days Visited: ??-Days Budget: GBP ?.?? per day per person (1GBP=?????) Total Distance ...