Patricio Martinez H.

Expedition Guide — Patricio was born in Santiago, Chile. He graduated from the international high school Nido de Águila, where he learned to speak English. He later attended law school but in 1995 moved to the Magallanes Region to work as a mountain guide in Torres del Paine National Park. During that time, Patricio participated in expeditions to study the park's fauna. This included the observation and counting of puma in Torres del Paine, work that was unprecedented on the continent at that time. He was also a team member on the U.S. Antarctic Research Program. His wide experience as a guide and his knowledge of the region motivated him to join the Australis Expedition team in 2006. He specializes in history, birds and the indigenous peoples of Patagonia. LANGUAGES: Spanish and English.

Recent Posts

Wulaia and the impact of exotic species

By Patricio Martinez H. on Mar 15, 2016 9:47:03 AM

During our walks around Wulaia Bay we highlight the flora, the history and the unique beauty of this very special place, and some of our passengers enjoy bird watching.

Topics: Flora & Fauna
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Love at the End of the World

By Patricio Martinez H. on Feb 4, 2016 12:55:51 PM

A voyage at the end of the Earth invites you to dream . . . especially when you view things in the reflections of a good companion. You see, these journeys invite you to not be alone, to live intensely and be able to feel that which is most important to a person — LOVE.

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