Tag Archives: Glaciers

Ice Trekking Excursions on the Perito Moreno Glacier


If you visit Argentina’s glacier country, plan to do so between October and April so that you can go trekking on the Perito Moreno Glacier. Otherwise it would be like visiting Paris and skipping the Eiffel tower and the Louvre. The Perito Moreno … Continue reading

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Calafate Parque Hotel in Argentina’s Glacier Country


Calafate Parque Hotel is a cozy and comfortable 4-star hotel with the air of a cottage, nested in the picturesque heart of the city of El Calafate, in harmony with the surrounding lakes and mountains. Calafate Parque Hotel is located just … Continue reading

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El Rincon del Calafate: Great Value Hotel in Patagonia


The Rincon del Calafate is a cozy three-star hotel just 10 minutes from downtown El Calafate with prices under US$ 60.  It has the three most important things going for it: comfortable beds, free WiFi, and a wood fire always … Continue reading

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New Patagonian Glacier Museum in El Calafate, Argentina


Glaciarium is the new glaciological museum in El Calafate, Santa Cruz, Patagonia, Argentina.  The so-called ice museum is already open to the public as it was officially inaugurated on 15 February during the Lago Argentino festival in El Calafate.  Glaciarium … Continue reading

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