Fantastic Flying Fox in Rajasthan
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Rajasthan is a beautiful travel destination and can be explored by train, bus, air, or even a camel, but adventure and thrilling travel can only be experienced in Rajasthan when you travel by zipping. A venture started by two Britishers for those who love adventure, the Flying Fox is a series of five cables crisscrossing a part of the acacia- covered Aravali range (at a billion years old, they are  [...]

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Posted on May 27, 2010 | Travel DestinationsNo Comment

The Republic of Chile in South America adds a historic revelation in the tourism of the country. Set in the narrow coastal strip between the Andes Mountain and the Pacific Ocean, the country is truly beautiful in its unique way. Chile attracts tourists from all over the world, due to its remarkable location. Peru borders to the north, Argentina to the east, Drake Passage to the far south and Bolivia to the north east. It is a major tourist destination in the Southern part of the America.

There are some amazing places to visit in Chile. These places are known for its unique history, culture, and tradition.

Easter Island famously known as Moai by the Chilean people is a beautiful and a not to miss place there. The Chilean people refer to their heads as Moai, which means a stone figure. There are over a hundred estimated stone figures, running along the island. Some of them have deteriorated over time but some of them are still standing fixed. They are believed to have been carved out of a local quarry. It is truly an experience to view figures that have been carved ages back!

easter island Chile moai
Santiago, the bustling capital city of Chile, is a must see. Santiago is a beautiful city surrounded by landscapes from all sides. To the east it has the snow- capped peaks of the Andes Mountains, and towards the western side the Coastal Range. You can taste the political and the social changes over the years in the country by visiting the museums and the local libraries. You can also experience the greatness of the civilization and also breathe in the aromas of the traditional cuisine which is still made in the same way it was made for the Emperors of the time. The nightlife of the city is absolutely amazing and will take your breath away. A must see is the Santiago downtown at night.

santiago chile museum
The Reserva Nacional Los Flamencos is a natural wonder which is very famous in South America. It is South America’s best natural wonders and a prime location for wildlife visit. It is a natural habitat that houses some of South America’s best wildlife and exotic natural formations.

Reserva Nacional Los Flamencos
Castro is an important town in Chile which has a very interesting fact associated with it. Almost, all the houses that you visit there, you will find that they stand on stills. It is a very important location as far as handicrafts are concerned. The locals make handicrafts with the stills and it is a major source of livelihood for them. It is a major tourist destination.

El Tatio Geyser is a natural wonder that attracts tourists from all over the world. It is situated at a height of 13,000 ft above sea level. The streams of hot water shoot out at a height of 40 ft. With their fascinating explosions from the geyser, they leave amazing formations around the sea. It is truly a must visit for the tourists.

el tatio geysers
Chile is a country, which is rich in its tourist destinations and has remarkable places to offer. One must visit the country to know more about the ancient culture and civilization mixed with modernity in this era.

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