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Glacier Trekking on Whipped Cream Peaks

March 21st 2011
Glacier Hound Glaciers--can I ever get enough of them? I'd fallen in love with these rivers of ice in the Alps and in Alaska and through climbing films, and I longed to walk on one and peer down into a lapis-blue crevasse. Finally, in my beloved El Chalten, I got to sail across a turquoise lake, strap on crampons and walk on the whipped cream peaks of Argentina's largest glacier, Viedma. A ... 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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9th November 2011

I love this picture.
10th November 2011

Ice hounds
Thanks, Chris and Nicki--that's quite the compliment coming from a couple of fellow ice hounds--didn't you get married in an ice hotel?. On your recommendation, I'm going to put this photo at the top of my blog.
11th November 2011

Yes, we got married at the Ice Hotel, it was the most amazing place I have ever been to. I'm flattered that our comment has prompted you to put your picture to the top of your blog :-)

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