Puerto Varas

Things to see and do around Puerto Varas

Posted Posted in Chile

Puerto Varas is a small, pretty-looking town in the south of Chile, lying at the shore of Llanquihue lake, surrounded by two volcanoes: Osorno and Calbuco. For three months it became my home and I could call myself a local “gringa”. I didn’t waste my time and explored and tried most of the adventure activities […]

Adventure Pursuit | Cochamó

Cochamó: Yosemite of Southern Chile

Posted Posted in Chile

The quote of Pablo Neruda in La Junta campsite in beautiful Cochamó valley says: „Quién no conoce el bosque chileno, no conoce este planeta“ (“Anyone who hasn’t been in the Chilean forests doesn’t know this planet”). Southern Chile is covered by beautiful forests with native trees, such as araucaria and alerce. They offer soothing shadow […]