Posts Tagged ‘ Patagonia ’

Where the experts holiday: Peter Vella, Director UK & Ireland at the Malta Tourism Authority

Nov 23rd, 2017 | By

Peter Vella is the director UK & Ireland at the Malta Tourism Authority and holds a dual nationality with Malta and the UK. Here he shares his favourite destinations and forthcoming trips with Just About Travel readers and reveals why you should visit Malta



Saturday snippets: 21st May 2016

May 21st, 2016 | By

Will Adrian be the 50th millionth visitor at Drayton Park or even one of 6,000 on the biggest cruise ship in the world? Probably not!



Postcard from Argentina: part seven

Apr 20th, 2016 | By

Kaye’s constant quest for adventure has taken her back to Argentina – the land of gauchos, glaciers, football, tango and beef



Postcard from Argentina: part six

Mar 30th, 2016 | By

Kaye’s constant quest for adventure has taken her back to Argentina – the land of gauchos, glaciers, football, tango and beef



Where the experts holiday: Vic Quayle, travel author

Nov 19th, 2015 | By

Vic Quayle – author of Waltzing Matilda Around Australia: Adventure before Dementia – shares his travel highs and lows with Just About About Travel readers



Santiago made simple

May 31st, 2015 | By

Santiago has become a city worth stopping in rather than just using as a transit hub on the way to Torres del Paine and Patagonia in the south of Chile or San Pedro de Atacama – aka the driest desert in the world – in the north. Just About Travel shows you the way to go…



Visiting Welsh Patagonia – an Argentine journey

Apr 30th, 2015 | By

This July it’s 150 years since the first Welsh colony in Argentina was successfully established. Anna Maria Espsäter takes a tour.



More than meats the eye

Nov 27th, 2014 | By

Argentina is deservedly well-known for its quality beef, but the adventurous foodie will find numerous other tasty options in Patagonia, the country’s far south which next year celebrates the 150th anniversary of the arrival of Welsh settlers.



Time out in Torres del Paine

Aug 9th, 2014 | By

Home to snow-capped peaks, impressive waterfalls, abundant wildlife and stunning glaciers, Torres del Paine national park in southern Chile is one of the must-sees of South America. Anna Maria Espsäter gets to grips with the guanacos, exploring the park on foot, by bus and on horseback.



Spending a few summer days in Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego

May 27th, 2014 | By

Anna Maria Espsäter travelled down to Ushuaia, on the Argentine side of Tierra del Fuego, for a few days of well wrapped up summer fun far south. Below are her tips on how to while away your stay.



Letter from France: March 2012

Mar 27th, 2012 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. Each month, Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel



Must-see Chile

Nov 13th, 2011 | By

Over the next year our views of Chile will change as the country tries to persuade us to visit them and explore six different themes that they have identified as good reasons to go there.