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Perito Moreno Glacier

December 13th 2010
Sun 12 Dec – Perito Moreno Glacier We booked a 'Mini Trekking' trip to the glacier with Hielo y Aventura which included walking with crampons on the glacier itself. The glacier was incredible to see. It sits 60m above the surface of the Lago Argentino with 110m below and is 5km wide. It's continually moving, up to 2m per day, with the middle moving slightly faster than the edges c ... read more
South America » Argentina

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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