Tag: Argentina

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El Chalten

El Chalten After a relaxing and rainy few days in El Calafate, we moved onward to El Chalten. El Chalten is home to Cerro Fitz Roy and we had planned to come here in the fall (for photography purposes, of course!). En route, we were surprised to see snow decorating the hillsides ~500 feet above.   We found El Chalten to… Read more →

El Calafate – Perito Moreno Glacier

El Calafate El Calafate is a small town located in the Santa Cruz province of Argentinia. It serves as the hub for the Parque Nacional de los Glaciares. We spent 5 days here exploring the town and beautiful surroundings. Estancia Nibepo Aike Nibepo Aike is a working ranch located about 50 km from El Calafate. It has been a family-run… Read more →

Nahuel Huapi Traverse

Nahuel Huapi Traverse After a week of relaxation with my parents, we headed off for our next trekking adventure. This 4-5 day trek covers nearly 40 KM of various ridgelines in Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi. Read more →

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Bariloche, Argentina

San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina Although it’s hard to complain about traveling for several months, it does get tiring feeling “unsettled.” In planning our trip, we knew that we would want a “vacation” from our vacation. Read more →

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Mendoza, Argentina

We arrived to Mendoza last Thursday. We stayed for ~1.5 weeks with a host family while taking some refresher Spanish courses. Mendoza Mendoza is a lovely Argentinian small city and is the “wine capital” of Argentina and most famously produces excellent Malbec. Read more →