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Chile Travel Journal 2008

Chile Travel Journal 2008, Easter Island and Atacama Desert Trip - Sometimes you ought to leave the damn guide book HOME. Not that they don’t have any merit. Still. When your travel books become glued to your hands like the Holy Bible, it becomes really difficult to morph from tourist to traveler - to take chances, to be spontaneous, to talk to people who can tell you more about a country than any guide book.

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Altiplano Wildlife - fox
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Wendy DeGiglio
I had arrived at lunch much later than usual that day– having spent the morning swimming in an emerald green lagoon. “I was missing you, Mrs. DeGiglio,” Max said by way of a …
Altiplano Lake
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Wendy DeGiglio
We made the trade quickly in the lobby of the Hotel O’tai: one faded blue New York Yankees baseball cap for another hat embroidered with the words Rapa Nui. “It’s a fair …
Altiplano Lake
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Wendy DeGiglio
Sometimes you ought to leave the damn guide book HOME. Not that they don’t have any merit. Jeez. If not for the Lonely Planet, I never would have found that wonderful French astronomer in …

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