Discover the Atacama Desert through Play without Leaving Home
Have fun with your family using these activities for children designed by Tierra Atacama to entertain the youngest among us while teaching everyone about Atacama culture and nature. Download these games (pdfs) here and print them responsibly.
Solar Energy in the Atacama Desert
Thanks to its geography, Chile has one of the highest levels of solar radiation in the world. This has allowed sustainable projects, such as Tierra Atacama’s solar plant, to thrive while taking advantage of these favorable conditions.
Chiloe and its Migratory Birds
Pullao Wetlands, adjacent to Tierra Chiloe, is known for its tidal flat that receives thousands of migratory birds each year. This site plays a crucial role for them upon their arrival to the archipelago for different reasons from different parts of the world.
Facial treatments with potatoes from Chiloe
One of the Archipelago of Chiloe’s most traditional ingredients, the star of typical dishes from this region, is also used in therapies for the skin thanks to the many benefits it offers.
Celebrate Earth Day today and everyday
Tierra means “Earth” in Spanish, and protecting it is at the core of everything we do – from solar panels that power us, down to the biodegradable straw served with your evening cocktail. Now more than ever, it’s important for all of us to take steps to protect our planet.
7 ways to take care of your skin
Staying home, but want to keep your skin healthy? Here we offer suggestions from Katherine Zenteno, manager of Uma Spa at Tierra Chiloe and an expert in the use of natural health products.
Traditional agriculture in Chiloe
A visit to Sandra Naiman’s organic farm is a way to get to know intimately a culture that profoundly respects and connects to the earth. A Williche entrepreneur opens the doors of her home to share her knowledge with tourists from all over the world.
Pulmay Chilote Recipe
“Curanto en hoyo” is Chiloé’s most typical and delicious dish, prepared using ancestral traditions and cooking methods. While itusually requires a large, open-air space to cook, the islanders have come up with the perfect alternative for making an equally scrumptious version at home in a kitchen pot.
Photographing Pumas in Torres del Paine
It is not easy to photograph Chile’s largest cat in its natural habitat. However, Roberto Ruiz, excursions guide at Tierra Patagonia, has on several occasions managed to achieve some impressive portraits of this animal.
Excursions that respect nature
Our adventures allow guests to get out and enjoy the beautiful scenery, but we also ensure that we take proper measures in order to protect the environment. At Tierra Hotels, we are very committed to following these rules and teaching our guests about why they are so essential to ecological conservation.