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An excursion in the snow, at El Calafate, Patagonia.

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AGA8 in El Chalten and Fitz Roy area.- By Billy Zeballos

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Ecocamp in Torres del Paine National Park In this world of vanishing wilderness, we invite you to explore our remote Patagonia with the least ecological impact possible; to trek in virgin beech …

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Sullivan Peraino
Robert likes his steak.  Visiting Argentina was like bringing a kid to a candy store, or rather a man to the meat capital of the planet.  After exploring Tierra del Fuego National Park, we …
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Sullivan Peraino
Patagonia makes you work for it.  From boarding our first plane in Missoula, Montana, my Dad, Robert, and I dedicated forty-two hours to get to Ushuaia, Argentina, the southernmost town in the …
Cape Horn Brewery- So fresh and tasty!
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Erin Correia
My family enjoys drinking.  This is sort of an Irish fact, but we Briertys (my maiden name) take it very seriously. My dad and I used to bring home strange liquers from our travels to drink …
The cathedral in Buenos Aires that the new pope is from!
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Erin Correia
I left Missoula at 7 PM on Wednesday and arrived in Buenos Aires at 5 AM on Friday.  The two days of travel were exhausting, and I slept about an hour total on all of my flights, so our first …
Yacutinga Fireplace
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Jenny Johnston
Yacutinga Lodge recently received the distinction of becoming the FIRST ecolodge in Argentina to be verified by Rainforest Alliance.  This reflects the lodge's commitment to operate …
Tango dancers in the street
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Sullivan Peraino
A couple dancing the tango in the streets of La Boca We were greeted this morning by our bright and energetic guide, Jose. His enthusiasm and humor were literally infectious, and we soon found …
Taking a siesta
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Sullivan Peraino
Relaxing on the porch at Casa Zolo with a glass of Torrontes from the nearby Bodega Melipal Mendoza is the only province in Argentina that still observes a siesta. Actually -- scratch that -- that …
The magnificent canyon
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Sullivan Peraino
Heading west on Ruta 7, we drove out of the pampas and vineyards of Mendoza and into the mountains. We passed the last vineyard and then entered a stunning red, orange and yellow limestone canyon. …
Cooking classes
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Sullivan Peraino
Our first day on our Mendoza tour has been nothing short of perfect - we cooked a meal in a busy Argentine kitchen, toured the largest family winery in the country, mailed 3 cases of wine back to the …
Off to Argentina
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Sullivan Peraino
Sullivan and Suzy take off for Argentina! Today's the day! South America adventure take 2. There are five flights between Missoula and our first destination - Mendoza, Argentina. This is the …
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Elizabeth Conway
If you've been on an Argentina tour or Uruguay trip chances are you've passed the mate. Yerba mate is a hot drink made from a blend of herbs, much like a tea. It contains caffeine, herbs and proteins …
Hiking toward the Fitz Roy Range
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Elizabeth Conway
I just received a statement from Argentinas Aerolineas regarding changes that the Argentine government is making in how the reciprocity fee is collected. The statement reads as follows: IMPORTANT …
Feria de Mataderos
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Elizabeth Conway
Enjoy a little gaucho culture at the Feria de Mataderos during your Argentina trip Continuing with a few insider tips for exploring the best of Buenos Aires, I invite you to visit some of the …
A dance for all ages
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Elizabeth Conway
Visit some of Buenos Aires' best Milongas The first is a series of insider tips to best help you explore Argentina's Buenos Aires -- I begin with some of its best Milongas. Milonga refers to a …
Perrito Moreno Glacier
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Elizabeth Conway
On March 4, 2012, lucky visitors to Argentina's Perito Moreno glacier had the rare opportunity to witness a massive ice fall. It's been nearly four years since Perito Moreno glacier experienced an …
Bariloche Main city square
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Elizabeth Conway
Argentina Travel: Bariloche's main city square Since the eruption of Chile's Puyehue Volcano in early June, flights in Argentina's Bariloche region have experienced disruptions. Waiting for the …
Locals getting ready for the market
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Elizabeth Conway
Travelers looking for bargains should look towards Latin America. Like our Guatemala Classico trip 6-days for $795 Last week, the New York Times did a feature on ways to save on your next trip, …