Airline Introduces Flights between Chilean and Argentine Patagonia
On November 30, DAP airlines completed a new itinerary of flights to roll out between Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, helping to unite emblematic destinations mainly for tourism in these austral lands.
There are innumerable advantages that emerge for both sides of the border as they will now be more connected facilitating commercial exchanges, development, connectivity, better prices, integration and other benefits.
The new challenge of DAP is to break up the monotony of winter. As the two countries both share beautiful destinations within arm’s reach (more…)
Largest Dinosaur Ever Found in Patagonia Region
A massive dinosaur, claimed to be the largest ever found, was recently unearthed in Argentina. Patagotitan Mayorum, as it is officially being called, is said to have weighed 69 metric tons and stood over 20 feet tall!
The dinosaur remains were found in 2012, but it was not until now that researchers studied all of the remains and released their findings. Titanosaurs, the family that this new fossil belongs to, had been discovered some years ago, but it was not until now that researchers proclaimed the Patagotitan the largest of all.
Scientist think they have found the remains of the world’s biggest dinosaur ever. In La Flecha, a small village 250 from the Patagonian city Trelew in the south of Argentina, bones were discovered by a local farmer.
The remains, 150 remarkably intact bones, of seven dinosaurs were found but one in particular is bigger than any other skeleton humans ever found. The animal would have been 40 meters long and 20 meters high, to be compared with a 7-story building. The total weight of the animal was 77 tones, that is as much as 14 African elephants. (more…)
When you travel to Argentina, falling in love with the food is easy to do. Recently in London, the people have also found this love as many more steak houses and other Argentine restaurants are appearing there. Many people think of Argentina´s main dish as steak, but there are so many other delectable foods that come from this country. Argentina has a unique blend of cuisine because of its history: from the influences of the natives to the Spanish conquistadores, then the Italians and the Europeans in general.
The type of cooking also depends on different regions within the country. (more…)
“The arrivals were 2 percent above those of last year, and the retail sales linked to tourism increased,” the report said.
The results of a survey conducted in forty of Argentina´s most important tourist destinations has revealed that sale of goods and services appears to have increased by 1.9 percent increase since 2012.
CAME has informed us that 94 percent of Argentine tourists chose to travel to destinations within the country. The most popular area was the North, which received 24 percent of the travelers (more…)