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Jan 21, 2006 - Le passage en Argentine: Chile Chico / Los Antiguos/El Calafate

Départ 8h de Coyhaique vers Chile Chico avec encore une fois 3h30 de bateau. C'est vraiment chouette de traverser par voie maritime! En plus il fait beau, nous en profitons pour dormir un peu. Arrivés en Argentine a Los Antiguos nous pensons prendre le bus du lendemain et descendre par la fameuse Ruta 40 vers El Chalten. Malheureusement le bus est complet et le suivant ne part que mardi! Déçus,nous nous rabbatons sur un bus passant par la ruta 3 qui nous emméne jusqu'a El Calafate et de là nous irons a El Chalten pour tenter d'aller voir le...

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Dec 1, 2005 - In Patagonia! Perito Moreno, la cueva de las manos, and the Ruta 40

The peaks of the Fitz Roy range and the wildlife of Peninsula Valdez inspired St.-Exupery to conjure the Little Prince, the vast nothingness intrigued British novelist Bruce Chatwin, and the prospect of escaping the world attracted vigilantes Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Gauchos, sheep, guanacos, roadrunners, whales, penguins, glacier fields, world-famous mountain ranges, lenga trees, Calafate berries, and miles and miles of empty space. This is Patagonia. The Ruta 40 holds certain fame in Argentina mostly because no one travels...

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Sam Guevara '05-'06

Oct 14, 2005 - Perito Moreno glacier (Argentina)

After a day mooching around Puerto Natales, drinking expensive luxury coffee and photographing dogs and shopfronts, I tried to buy some new music. The one music shop stocked pretty much what the Punta Arenas shop had: as much Pink Floyd, Metallica, Iron Maiden, Air Supply as you could wish for, and dangerous amounts of Mariah Carey and Britney. So nothing much there. I'd cleared up the mystery of the rocket launcher in Punta Arenas: Misael, (pronounced "missile", funnily enough), the hotel owner, had a friend who received it as an...

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