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Rugged, barren, vast, yet jaw-droppingly beautiful. This is Patagonia at its best!
Located at the Southern end of South America, Patagonia stretches across the southern parts of Argentina and Chile, spanning across some 1,043,076 km2. Despite occupying a significant chunk of land in each country, Patagonia is home to less than 2 million people, making it one of the least populated destinations in the world.
It’s a region renowned for sprawling landscapes, jagged mountain peaks, immense glaciers, and expansive grasslands, but one that rarely welcomes its visitors with opened arms. Patagonia’s beauty comes with harsh unpredictable weather that requires preparation and perseverance. But those that can brave the strong winds and bone-chilling cold, will be awarded incredible views and opportunity to immerse in nature like no other.
We finally made it to Patagonia earlier this year and were blown away by its untouched beauty! We were lucky to time our visit with fall, a time of the year when the kaleidoscope of orange and red hues add an extra punch to the landscapes. Everywhere we looked, there was a picture worth taking and so we did…
We are Oksana & Max, eco-conscious travelers on a mission to inspire responsible travel practices around the world. We are storytellers, photographers, and videographers traveling the world full-time in search of outdoor adventures, wildlife encounters, cultural experiences and ways to make a positive impact on the destinations and communities we visit.