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Volcan Licancabur

Licancabur is a highly symmetrical stratovolcano on the southernmost part of the border between Chile and Bolivia. It is located just southwest of Laguna Verde in Bolivia. The volcano dominates the landscape of the Salar...
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Pelicans of Atacama

Pelican ( Pelecanus thagus ) is a species of seabird in the family Pelecanidae living in South America. Today it is considered a species of pelican and not a subspecies of brown pelican . Peruvian Pelican in breeding plu...
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Apachetas

  The apacheta , Quechua : apachita , is a mound of stones placed in a conical shape on each other , as an offering made ??by indigenous peoples of the Andes in South America to the Pachamama and / or deities of the plac...
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The Elqui Valley

The Elqui River starts in the west Andes, flowing into the Pacific Ocean, crossing the Chilean city of La Serena, is a wine and pisco producing area. Vicuña, its main town, was the home of Nobel Laureate poet Gabriela Mi...
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Gatico, Tocopilla

Gatico is located approximately 60 kilometers south of Tocopilla. The mining history of Gatico back to 1832 , when the Bolivian government franchises Minerals, Gatico was considered the richest of the region.   In 1857 ,...
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Toconao

Toconao is a town located in the west of the Region of Antofagasta , northern Chile.The Toconao name means place of stones, and comes from the tocknar kunza words , meaning stone, and year, place . Toconao is located on ...