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Glacier Spegazzini  

Glacier Spegazzini

The highest Glacier in Patagonia
World of Ice

February 14th 2011
We got our bus to Calafate at 6am on the 9th, an hour late, leaving us waiting at 5am in the cold! The coach trip was a pretty arduous 20 hour journey, punctured by frequent stops at the Argentine and Chilean borders and a short ferry ride from Tierra del Fuego to the mainland. The journey took us through Chile for a few hours, and we were held up at Chilean customs as they were seizing food from ... 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
21st February 2011

Hmmm Food for Thought
Chris wouldn't have been thinking about food when he titled this one, was he?! Not sure that I believe this Spegtacular name

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