La Gira Andina 2012 travel blog

La Gira Andina 2012

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In October to December 2012 we drove our classic car 10,000 miles from the north to the south of South America. The route started in Cartagena in Colombia and followed the west coast and the Andes mountains to Ushuaia in Argentina.

Follow our story via the log below!

You can see more details of the trip via our website:   www.robinandcharlotte.com

Order: oldest at bottom ( reverse )

 
51 
 
 
Arrived safely in Ushuaia
 
50 
 
 
Long, tough birthday
 
49 
 
 
Fresh air and exercise
 
48 
 
 
To More Ice and Mountains
 
47 
 
 
Catching Up
 
46 
 
 
Wind and Ice
 
45 
 
 
Penguins
 
44 
 
 
The longest drive
 
43 
 
 
A Rest Day in Bariloche
 
42 
 
 
A Visit to a Malvern Friend
 
41 
 
 
To the Chilean Lake District
 
40 
 
 
To Los Angeles via a Vineyard
 
39 
 
 
Rest Day, Vina Del Mar
 
38 
 
 
Last high Andean pass
 
37 
 
 
Less Exciting Argentina
 
36 
 
 
Twisty roads and Cafayete gorge
 
35 
 
 
High pass to Argentina
 
34 
 
 
Rest Day in San Pedro
 
33 
 
 
Driest desert in the world
 
32 
 
 
Not a 'rest' day in Arica
 
31 
 
 
Crossing to Chile and the Pacific...
 
30 
 
 
Long way round to Oruro
 
29 
 
 
Old trains and Salt Flats
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