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Puerto Montt is a place, where hundreds of german settlers started to cultivate the land around of the Osorno in 1852.

Nowadays you still find many german traces in Puerto Montt...

  • Last visit to Puerto Montt: Jan 2008
  • Intro Updated Mar 1, 2008
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  • balhannah's Profile Photo
    Jun 7, 2012 at 1:27 AM

    Excellent page! Many helpful tips and lovely photos, it looks like a beaut place to visit.

  • spidermiss's Profile Photo
    Jul 9, 2010 at 12:43 PM

    I was in Puerto Varas in 2008. I was fortunate to have a nice day where I saw Volcan Osorno clearly from the lake. What an amazing sight! Dawn

  • Goner's Profile Photo
    Dec 10, 2009 at 12:27 PM

    Another informative page Michael.

  • coccinella169's Profile Photo
    Apr 15, 2008 at 10:07 AM

    Gott sei dank muss ich auch in Puerto Montt nicht auf ein anständiges Bierchen verzichten ;)

  • victorwkf's Profile Photo
    Mar 18, 2008 at 9:03 AM

    Hi Michael, another great travel page with lots of great information and photos!

  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    Mar 15, 2008 at 11:23 AM

    What a fun cruise you had! Those snow-capped mts. behind Puerto Montt are beautiful, not to mention your fjord cruise scenes! It must have been worrying for those early German settlers to make such a move - I thought the same about Papua New Guinea!!

  • HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
    Mar 11, 2008 at 3:14 PM

    Michael, fabulous page about this Chilean palce with so much German history. I really like the old steam trains. Also I would like to give the Kunstmann beer a try; "Das gute Bier" :-)

  • Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo
    Mar 8, 2008 at 1:37 PM

    I would better like to see a face of a german sheep-dog of that monument. German traces in South America - it's something! Several brilliant pics as well. Thanks Michael for another perfect page!

  • yumyum's Profile Photo
    Mar 5, 2008 at 11:20 AM

    I really like following your cruise as I have done it the other way round and can't remember much of which place was which in Chile.

  • dannebro's Profile Photo
    Mar 4, 2008 at 11:46 AM

    deutsches Bier da unten, das ist echt ein Hit !

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