Travel Blogs from Ushuaia, Argentina

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Bottom of the world (ish), Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Bottom of the world (ish)

A travel blog entry by lizandkev

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... to have a walk around a storm hit us. Freezing wind and rain pounded us for the whole hour or so we walked around Argentina’s most southerly piece of land. We were glad most of the tour was spent cowering in the very same spots the indigenous ...

Journey to the end of the world....., Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Journey to the end of the world.....

A travel blog entry by nadinehanlon

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... Patagonia, who had the most helpful Argentinian tour guide that gave me loads of maps and tips, not just on Patagonia but the whole of Argentina, so I now have a good plan to work to for the next couple of months! Although most of the trip was on a bus we ...

Tierra del Fuego - Land of fire....and pingüinos, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Tierra del Fuego - Land of fire....and pingüinos

A travel blog entry by nickiemoore

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... del Fuego. So very, very cool. At San Sebastian we were stamped out of Chile, a very quick affair, and at San Sebastian, Argentina we received a new visa, sadly the last of our Big Trip, and waited and waited as the Argentine customs officials made a big ...

To The Land of Fire...Tierra del Fuego, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

To The Land of Fire...Tierra del Fuego

A travel blog entry by nomadic-brands

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... one.....13 hours from Puerto Natales to Ushuaia, including the 2 hours that it took to cross the border from Chile into Argentina...what a joke! The most interesting part of the journey was the crossing on the ferry over the Straight of Magellanes into ...

The journey begins., Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

The journey begins.

A travel blog entry by patagonia2peru

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... copies of our passports and only then realised that Starky was an imposter (or should that be wannabe Brit!) We arrived in Ushuaia from Buenos Aires on Thursay evening, cycling the 3 miles from the airport to our B&B. Philsy nearly came off his bike, ...

Southernmost city in the world............check, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Southernmost city in the world............check

A travel blog entry by travellingtans

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... thanks. Tragic. Thus concludes what I would call one of our most bland blog updates. In our next blog update, we head to Bariloche, Argentina’s chocolate capital and cycle 37kms in an effort to earn ourselves some fat credits for Easter ...

As south as you can go without getting wet!, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

As south as you can go without getting wet!

A travel blog entry by alexndean

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... ! We arrived in Ushuaia after a 13 hour bus journey which involved crossing into Chile, a short boat ride and a crossing back into Argentina - 4 border crossings each with one guy at the desk and 50 people on the bus - that's why it takes 13 hours! ...

Welcome to the Land of Fire, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Welcome to the Land of Fire

A travel blog entry by ameng

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... ).  Walked 4 blocks in the wrong direction looking for a super market, but eventually found it. The main street of Ushuaia seemed like a gigantic shopping mall for hiking and camping gear, and every few windows we could see ads for trips to ...

Definitely our best trip ever!, Sadly back in Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Definitely our best trip ever!

A travel blog entry by emanddave

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Woken at 6am and go to breakfast hoping for baked beans on toast. They appear to have run out so settle for everything else instead knowing this will be our biggest meal for a while! Our bags are taken off and we start to leave at about 7.30am. Dave ...

The end of the world, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

The end of the world

A travel blog entry by sarah_s_america

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A few days in Ushuaia, which is the southernmost city in the world. There's actually a Chilean naval settlement of a couple of thousand people on the the other side of the beagle channel, but presumably that doesn't count!! The flight here was amazing, ...

Leonard Bernstein and the Fin del Mundo, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Leonard Bernstein and the Fin del Mundo

A travel blog entry by dazzla

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... of Magellan to Tierra del Fuego, then go through the same laborious paperwork again to get out of Chile and back into Argentina. I arrived at 9pm and after a lovely lamb cordero and glass of wine with Helen and Jo I exhaustedly dragged myself ...

The end of the world, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

The end of the world

A travel blog entry by erriuc

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... been told by a friend made on the plane (from Montreal to Buenos Aires), there is not many natives if any that remains in Argentina.  Therefore, Argentineans people are a wide mix of white to a little darker people.  So when I do not have my ...

The Land of Fire., Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

The Land of Fire.

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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... months driving down here from Vancouver. Through the US, Mexico, the whole of Central America, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Boliva, Chile and Argentina. They came down the West coast, and plan to go back up the East. Not missing a single country on their ...

Tierra Del Fuego National Park, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Tierra Del Fuego National Park

A travel blog entry by erriuc

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As I was discovering you, myself I remembered Your wet autumn smell awakened my home inside The splendour of your mountains rose so high it caught up with the flight of birds The magic of your trees anchored down all the way to my heart And ...

Driving to the end of the road., Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Driving to the end of the road.

A travel blog entry by seankervin

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... National park, but any cursory examination of map clearly shows a road that goes at least 75 miles further south-east of Ushuaia toward the toe of South America. Four of us rented a car, packed a lunch of empanadas, and decided to find out ...

The end of the world - Tierra Del Fuego, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

The end of the world - Tierra Del Fuego

A travel blog entry by seankervin

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... border and settle the dispute.   John Paul II cut Tierra del Fuego in half by a North-South Line.  Argentina got the East portion and Chile got the western half along with all the islands South of ...

Martial Glacier - in the midst of change, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Martial Glacier - in the midst of change

A travel blog entry by erriuc

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Traveling for months with my backpacks in different countries, different cultures, different languages, with different people I call friends, different climates, different level of wealth, it makes it pretty obvious that the only permanence in the world ...

End of the World, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

End of the World

A travel blog entry by shawnsmith

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... most expensive city in South America, Punta Arenas, Chile we caught the morning bus and crossed back into Argentina, 10 hours later finding ourselves in Ushuaia, "THE WORLD'S MOST SOUTHERLY CITY." Ushuaia is the jumping off point for those with the ...

Concert at the End of the World, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Concert at the End of the World

A travel blog entry by thymeoff

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... peaks, Ushuaia is not only famous as the gateway to southern adventure, but it is also the former home of many of Argentina's criminals and political prisoners in its notorious penal colony. Having already made our trek to Antarctica, and not being ...

Manuel and the Hoochy Coochy, Hannah Point, Livingston Island, Antarctica travel blog

Manuel and the Hoochy Coochy

A travel blog entry by burtonll

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Christmas Day! We wake up at Hannah Point, known as the "jewel in the crown" of the Antarctic for its diversity of species and glorious scenery. Named for a sealing vessel - the Hannah - it is home to gentoo, macaroni, and chinstrap penguins. The ...

Happy 2010 Everybody, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Happy 2010 Everybody

A travel blog entry by jennykelly

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1.1.10 Happy New Year everybody, from the end of the world – Ushuaia. Lou and Lynn together with Des and I would like to wish all our friends, family and pod readers the very best for 2010. May your lives be enjoyable and adventurous. Lead your ...

Ringing in the New Year, Beagle Channel, Chile travel blog

Ringing in the New Year

A travel blog entry by thymeoff

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... that followed, brought us to the realisation that we would all be more than a few pounds overweight before disembarking in Ushuaia thirteen days hence. With only 520 passengers and more than 300 crew on board, there would definitely be some pampering in ...

Tierra del Fuego....  Exploring The Land of Fire, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Tierra del Fuego.... Exploring The Land of Fire

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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Renting a Car, Take 2:  OK, let's try this car rental thing again.  Lightning in the form of bad driving Israeli girls cannot strike twice,  can it?  This time, Doug drives.  At our hostel yesterday, Doug and I recruited ...

Leaving Ushuaia, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Leaving Ushuaia

A travel blog entry by mandibee

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... how many times a night/morning. Next stop is the glacier which is the main reason we came south in Argentina - cant wait Just added some random pics of Ushuaia and the yummy food on this entry - we caught an amazing sunset cant believe how orange the sky ...

Paul Oakenfold at the end of the earth VIP style!!, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Paul Oakenfold at the end of the earth VIP style!!

A travel blog entry by mandibee

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 So the main reason we decided to come as far down as Ushuaia was that Marc´s favourite DJ, Paul Oakenfold was playing here so we changed our plans and here we are the day had finally arrived it was time to party at the end of the earth. Ticket ...

Travelling day, Punta Arenas to Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Travelling day

A travel blog entry by emanddave

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... miles later we get stamped out of Chile for what feels like the millionth time, and then a bit later get stamped into Argentina. Always get a bit sad in the immigration control offices as there are countless ´Missing´ photos plastered on the walls of ...

Exploring, partying and preparing..., Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

Exploring, partying and preparing...

A travel blog entry by emanddave

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... , on the Chilean side. See some foxes in the forest on the way back to the main road and head back to Ushuaia, weather gradually improving all the way. Stock up in the supermarket for our Antarctica trip before driving up towards the glacier just ...

No one said it was this beautiful, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

No one said it was this beautiful

A travel blog entry by jennykelly

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... walk) to get the obligatory T shirt of Ushuaia and some stickers for our bikes of Route 3, the National Highway of Argentina, which ends here in Ushuaia. Many of the houses are built of timber, as there is an abundance of trees. Also it tolerates the ...

The end of the world is nigh, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

The end of the world is nigh

A travel blog entry by kris

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... for five minutes, but the better part of the deal got me great views from 2 flyovers of the terra del fuego region. Ushuaia reminded me of a little Hobart but with houses from Iceland.. It was very picturesque being surrounded with the snow capped jagged ...

The End of the World, Ushuaia, Argentina travel blog

The End of the World

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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... passport) to get stamped out of Argentina and into Chile only to stamp out of Chile and back into Argentina two hours later.  Finally in Ushuaia, I met up with my friend Doug from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, who had already spent a day ...

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