Patagonia, Thursday, April 17, 2014

Regional Museums

  A Tour Towards the Past   Argentina  Comodoro Rivadavia - Chubut
A Tour Towards the Past
In the rooms of the Rada Tilly Regional Museum, we learned about the life of the first dwellers of Patagonia. Besides, we saw a replica of the Cave of Felines.
A Tour Towards the Past
  The Railway and the Port   Argentina  Comodoro Rivadavia - Chubut
The Railway and the Port
We visited the Railway and Port Museum in the city and learnt about the history of these two icons that were a watershed in Comodoro Rivadavia.
The Railway and the Port
  Tribute to Oil   Argentina  Comodoro Rivadavia - Chubut
Tribute to Oil
We visited the Oil Museum and learned about the origin of this important hydrocarbon.
Tribute to Oil
  Chronicles of a Shipwreck   Argentina  Puerto Deseado - Santa Cruz
Chronicles of a Shipwreck
When touring around the Mario Brozoski Municipal Museum, we learned about the odyssey experienced by the English corvette Swift while it patrolled the Patagonian shores.
Chronicles of a Shipwreck
  The Rails of Memory   Argentina  Puerto Deseado - Santa Cruz
The Rails of Memory
We visited the Train Museum. Inside the old railway station, we learned about the history of the Puerto Deseado – Nahuel Huapi branch line.
The Rails of Memory
  Escalada Museum, the Voice of Río Mayo   Argentina  Río Mayo - Chubut
Escalada Museum, the Voice of Río Mayo
Like all the towns in the provinces, Río Mayo offers the chance to learn about the local past by visiting the rooms of the regional museum located in the downtown.
Escalada Museum, the Voice of Río Mayo
  Visit to the Desidirio Torres Museum   Argentina  Sarmiento - Chubut
Visit to the Desidirio Torres Museum
The name of the museum (“Desiderio Torres”) pays tribute to a native dweller quoted by Francisco Pietrobelli, founder of Sarmiento, in his memories as a man of good who helped...
Visit to the Desidirio Torres Museum
Patagonia hot springs

Patagonia has a great deal of geographical faults with remarkable geothermal and volcanic activity. These features explain the existence of various sources with hot spring waters. The diversity existing in this area of South America ranges from warm water issuing from the ground, rich in minerals, to geysers with boiling water.

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Horseback Excursions

Those who wish to experiment something new may choose a horseback ride over mountains, amidst forests, along beaches or across streams with the whole family enjoying beautiful moments.
It is ideal to go on these excursions guided by the local experts and on docile Creole horses.
If you are going on a short excursion, it is not necessary that you can ride. A quick theoretical chat with the guide will be enough for you to get used to the reins.

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