The next time you find yourself traveling to Ushuaia, Argentina - the end of the world and southernmost city in the world - you’ll need a cozy place to stay before you head off to hike Tierra del Fuego or on your Antarctic expedition. We couldn’t recommend Tierra de Leyendas more for a relaxing stay.
There are times we travel to lose ourself in the place we are going, and other times it's all about where we're staying. When you travel all the way to the end of the world to Ushuaia, Argentina, thankfully it can be both.
The colorful streets of Ushuaia, Patagonia - the southernmost city in the world - are filled with compelling urban street art and poignant expressions of life in Argentina. Check out the work of local artists and protesters, and the past and present hardships suffered by many who live there.
You can find penguins around the world, but if you want to see a variety of species in one place without going to Antartica, head to the end of the world in southern Argentina, one of the best places to see penguins in Patagonia. Here’s where to see them in Ushuaia and what else to see when you go.
Independent travel isn't always easy, but it carries many rewards - like an open and flexible schedule you can write as you go. Planning your first independent trip to a remote region of the world like Patagonia can be daunting, but here are a few logistical things (complete with our itinerary) that will come in handy your your trip to the end of the world!
Getting around Patagonia can be daunting, especially with border crossings between Chile and Argentina. If you're exploring Torres del Paine near Punta Arenas, Chile and want to combine it with a trip to Ushuaia, Argentina at the end of the world, take the bus. Sometimes it's not where you go but how you get there. And then sometimes, when you're lucky, it's both!