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Jan 20, 2007 - The Moreno Glacier, Ushuaia & Tierra del Fuego

01/15: The Perito Moreno Glacier. So I don't pretend to be a travel writer, or for that matter even just a writer. That being said, I will refrain from attempting to describe the Glacier because I surely won't do it justice and let you look at the the pictures. 01/16-01/20: Ushuaia with a side trip to Tierra del Fuego. Ushuaia is the jumping off point for excursions to Antarctica. It is a small town that thrives on tourists, it's claim to fame being that it is the ¨Southernmost City in the World.¨ The town is on the ocean with mountains...

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Feb 25, 2005 - El Calafate - Moreno Glacier

25.02 The weather was fantastic this morning so we quickly headed to the base of Glaciar Martial on the outskirts of town. It was a moderately demanging walk with some very steep sections and strong winds towards the glaciar. The terrain at the edge of the glaciar was very rocky and small streams crossed the 'path'. We boarded the plane to El Calafate that afternoon. In the taxi ride from the airport to town the sky amazed us with some very strange looking clouds. Awesome! It was very cold in El Calafate and we heard later that it had...

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