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Awesome Argentina

First to Buenos Aires, then to Ushuaia at the bottom of the continent where we hiked and visited a penguin colony. Next to El Calafate where we stayed on a sheep ranch, visited a glacier in Glacier National Park, and went for a great horseback ride.

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This metal flower closes at night, opens in the day.
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Majorie Gendler
When I woke up this morning and looked out the window there were three horses grazing on the grass just outside my window. We just had time for breakfast and to finish packing when we were picked up …
Ship in Argentina
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Majorie Gendler
The regular schedule for today is a hike on Morino glacier. Because the local tour operator would not allow anyone over 65 to hike on the glacier, Adventure Life arranged for an alternative tour for …
The waterfront, Puerto Madero
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Majorie Gendler
Today we flew from Ushuaia to El Calafate. Before we left, I walked around town a bit and found a sled house. I also walked down two streets below our hotel to check out the cemetery. Lie the one in …
Dance and music on Florida Street in Buenos Aires
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Majorie Gendler
Today we were picked up by a different guide who was equally as personable and knowledgeable. He drove us to the east to Estancia Harberton, a former cattle and sheep ranch. As we drove through the …
Tango on Florida Street
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Majorie Gendler
Our guide for the day, Frederico, picked us up at the hotel in the morning and we drove out to Tierra del Fuego National Park. We had a very easy hike through the park forest. Freddy was very …
Obelisk on Avenue De Mayo
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Majorie Gendler
Our guide from yesterday took us from the hotel to the airport for our flight to Ushuaia. On arrival at the domestic airport we learned our flight was rescheduled to leave from the international …
Museo de Cabildo, Plaza de Mayo
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Majorie Gendler
Today, Sunday I started on the official tour. Our tour guide met us at the hotel and I met the couple, Kathy and John from New York City, who would be joining me for eight days. Our tour guide gave …
Framed
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Majorie Gendler
Today I walked in a wider circle around the hotel. The Puerto Maderno waterfront has been redeveloped with upscale lofts, shops and restaurants. I love harbors and enjoyed the scenery of the yacht …
Plaza De Mayo, Buenos Aires
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Majorie Gendler
I am traveling alone and planned to arrive a few days early because I live in Salt Lake City and could not depend on the weather allowing me to make my scheduled flights. It turned out that all …

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