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Some more Praia da Galheta
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Some more Praia da Galheta

Week 44: Hello Brazil!!

Another country, another border… and thus we make our way to the Uruguay/Brazil border for yet another round of paperwork. The border we take is in Chuy, which is a…

Hitch hike back!!
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Hitch hike back!!

Week 43: Hello & Bye Uruguay!

A new country, new (Covid) rules, new exchange rates and other cultural differences. Number one: Everything here is at least twice as expensive as Argentina, number two; we do not…

Building a fire to get the wood coals
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Building a fire to get the wood coals

Week 42: Cordoba & friends

As we leave the beautiful Quebrada del Condors, we drive eastbound towards the province of Cordoba for a change of pace. A quick overnight in a slightly dodgy cabana sets…

Hola Mendoza!
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Hola Mendoza!

Week 41: Route 40 to Mendoza and beyond

Another stab at the ruta 40 As we pile out of the cosy apartment the next morning we first stop by the laundromat and then on to the office of…

Rafters high five!
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Rafters high five!

Week 40: Picking up the car and moving north

Back in Ushuaia! After a quick and easy flight we find ourselves back in Ushuaia, down south in Argentina where we left our car to join the Antarctica cruise. We…

Cannons on the Falkland coast
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Cannons on the Falkland coast

Week 39: Falklands & back to BA

Falkland Islands Having survived the sea days (just barely!) it is with great relief that we set foot on land again. Different from our other landings this time we actually…

Jason Harbour
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Jason Harbour

Week 38: South Georgia

Coopers Bay & Gold harbour Braving the Scotia Sea we are getting excited early morning to go and discover South Georgia. Already from the ship, with binoculars, you can see…

More penguins!
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More penguins!

Week 36: Heading south… FAR SOUTH!

Thankfully the wind backed down in the evening and thus our tent survived yet another -albeit very cold- night. We have two days of driving ahead of us to get…

Impressive view from many angles
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Impressive view from many angles

Week 35: The Carretera Austral & beyond!

Queulat National Park We arrived nicely on time in the area of Puyuhuapi after a small ‘closed road’-scare, and thus have all the time in the world to find a…