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El Chalten from the trail  
   

El Chalten from the trail

El Chalten - the Land of Mountains and Backpackers

January 16th 2009
The thing about maps is that the trails look so short on paper. I arrived in El Chalten on a blue sky day at about 6:30 in the morning after a 30 hour bus ride. After finding a hostel, I glanced at a map, picked a likely destination and started walking. Tee shirt and jeans were comfortable and the day looked great. I didn´t know much about the place... my new travel philosophy is founded on l ... read more
South America » Argentina » Santa Cruz » El Chaltén

Argentine Flag Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, a long period of Peronist authoritarian rule an... ... read more
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Tot: 2.594s; Tpl: 0.033s; cc: 23; qc: 93; dbt: 0.076s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.5mb