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Carry On Chaltén

Carry On Chaltén

Now where was I?? El Chaltén... The Argentines created the town of Chaltén in the early 80s to steak stake a claim  on a border region that is in dispute with Chile: They proclaimed it the trekking capital of Argentina (to rival Chile’s Torres del Paine just across the border) and so it has become. … Continue reading Carry On Chaltén

Update from the end of the world

Update from the end of the world

I'm in Ushuaia, self-proclaimed end of the world, so of course this post isn't about Ushuaia, as I wrote most of it on the bus here 5 days ago...[And now I'm not even in Usuaia anymore!] Anyway 🙂 A few observations from the last couple of weeks: My optimistic hope that there is some kind … Continue reading Update from the end of the world