Monthly Archives: January 2013

New York Times features Torres del Paine National Park

January 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

The New York Times once again turns its attention to Chile’s tourist destinations. January 16th marks the 50th anniversary of the e legendary Torres del Paine! The 242-hectare park was created in May 1959 and is part of the National System of Protected Areas of the State of Chile. In 1978 it was declared a [...]

A promising multigenerational travel…

January 10th, 2013 (1 Comment)

I wanted to share a great article I read today on PANK “professional aunt with no kids”. The article is about how career women who don’t have children of their own but who love to travel enjoy sharing the experience with young relatives or acquaintances. Can’t wait to organize a trip to South America for [...]

New Online Reciprocity Fee Procedure in Argentina

January 7th, 2013 (2 Comments)

For those traveling to Argentina, please take note that Argentina has recently changed the procedure for paying reciprocity fees for entry into Argentina. Citizens of the United States of America,Canada, and Australia coming into Argentina from any entry point  (land, sea or plane) must now pay the reciprocity fee online at either or [...]

Happy New Year! May 2013 be a year full of learning, exciting travels and new discoveries

January 2nd, 2013 (No Comments)

To all our wonderful followers, Happy New Year! Turpial Travel wishes you a year full of learning, exciting travels and new discoveries. We wanted to start the year by sharing this wonderful article “5 Things That Really Smart People Do” which describes five ways to step aside and continue to increase your smarts. It recommends: [...]