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The Last Steps  

The Last Steps

Here we waited for Lucas, our ride back to Ushuaia.
Following Federico

March 4th 2015
Federico Gargiulo wrote a book, ‘Walking on Fire’… It was a book of adventure and courage, as he, and two others walked for more than a month around the remote and fairly unknown Peninsula Mitre on the far south-eastern tip of Tierra del Fuego. Their adventure had them wading across rivers in storms, scrambling up unnamed peaks, getting trapped by the tides and running out of food. A harrowi ... read more
South America » Argentina » Tierra del Fuego » Tolhuin

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
5th March 2015

THAT is remote. Thanks for the journal and the great pictures of a land most people would otherwise never see. I have been immersing myself of late in a series of YouTube videos of northern Ontario winter camping.....gear on a toboggan and hiking in to remote lakes and staying in a tent with a small wood stove. Man just can't resist the call of going to new places, and seeing signs of his presence in such remote locations.....from that wooden cart to the artifacts in the midden are reflections of that drive.

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