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The Antikythera Mechanism

By on August 21, 2017 in Patagonia, Science with 0 Comments
The Antikythera Mechanism

Imagine you are watching an old, silent movie with Charlie Chaplin starring. He walks down a street, wiggles his mustache, opens up his bag, and pulls out an iPad. “Wait!

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Aging and Altitude

Aging and Altitude

There may be a silver lining in that gray hair atop your balding head. People in their 50’s and older may be able to handle high altitude better than people half their age…

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The Patagonia Eclipse is Over, Now What Happens? Plenty!

The Patagonia Eclipse is Over, Now What Happens? Plenty!

When the December 2020 eclipse is over and the lights come back on, you’re inspired to fully experience some of the best adventure travel earth has to offer!

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What it’s Like to Trek in Southern Patagonia

What it’s Like to Trek in Southern Patagonia

If you want to be humbled by the land and shaped by nature’s variable, sometimes capricious weather, then trekking in southern Patagonia might be an out-of-this-world experience…

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SOLAR ECLIPSE: PATAGONIA DECEMBER 14, 2020

SOLAR ECLIPSE: PATAGONIA DECEMBER 14, 2020

Based on astronomical mapping, the bottom fifth of Chile will be the best place to view the total eclipse of 2020 that will occur Dec. 14…

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THE WONDERS OF CORDILLERA BLANCA TREKKING

THE WONDERS OF CORDILLERA BLANCA TREKKING

By trekking at a slow pace we get to see ancient rock paintings and burial sites we wouldn’t even know about if we were driving or walking at a fast pace…

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COMBINE MACHU PICCHU WITH A CORDILLERA BLANCA TREK

COMBINE MACHU PICCHU WITH A CORDILLERA BLANCA TREK

This will be the second year Tusker is offering the trip and a new Peruvian itinerary is in the works that will be an addition to the current Peru portfolio.

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PATAGONIA TREK INCLUDES UNIQUE ACCOMMODATIONS

PATAGONIA TREK INCLUDES UNIQUE ACCOMMODATIONS

Tusker’s Patagonia trek offers a diversity of accommodation to match the region’s startling biodiversity.

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HOW FIT DO YOU NEED TO BE FOR A PERU TREK?

HOW FIT DO YOU NEED TO BE FOR A PERU TREK?

In the portfolio of Tusker treks, Peru is one of the toughest. Find out how strong and in shape you need to be to trek in the Cordillera Blanca Mountains.

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WHAT TO PACK FOR THE PATAGONIA TORRES DEL PAINE TREK

WHAT TO PACK FOR THE PATAGONIA TORRES DEL PAINE TREK

Unlike most Tusker trips where porters carry the majority of your gear, trekkers will be sharing the load on the Torres del Paine trek. Precise packing is a necessity.

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