Hotel Los Yamanas
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... and had been informed that there was active beaver dams but alas we found none that looked active. Beautiful terrain and gorgeous autumn colours in the trees but no beavers. On our second loop we did come across an active beaver dam, very clever how they build the dam however still no beavers to be seen, perhaps they were sleeping. On our way to our final walk we went through a campsite and came across a fox breaking into a tent. It had ripped nearly the whole ...
... there was a problem. The seven claimant nations didn’t want to do anything that appeared to relinquish claims, and the rest of the world didn’t want to acknowledge that any legitimate claims existed. Essentially, the Treaty suspended the claims of the seven claimant nations (without giving them up), while the other countries basically said, “We recognize that you think you have a claim and we are happy to have you suspend the claim ...
The Argentines had done a pretty good job in installing a heap of walkways for people to see the glacier from all different perspectives. Our favourite platform was the North platform where we had the clearest view of the glacier’s main face.
Similar to those glaciers in ...
... 3. The iceberg that flipped over
4 . See the Minke whale so closely that she could have touched it
5 . See Orcas
6 . Stepping on her 7th continent
7. Take “dramatic” photos
8. The film about Shackleton’s expedition
9. Gentoo penguin chicks, sooooo cute!
10. Leopard seals
Elena’s Top 10:
1. Stepping on her 7th Continent
2. Climb the mountain
... Christmas. We drank our Christmas toast at the end of the world, then moved to a lovely camping spot by the banks of a river flowing into the southern ocean for lunch. Obviously after that we were in no state to go anywhere, so we camped overnight, waking up to a temperature of 1.5 degrees and a fresh sprinkling of snow on the hills around us – all very Christmassy, but of course it is midsummer here!
So, just the 2000 miles now to drive to Buenos Aires ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Los Yamanas Ushuaia
10 minutes taxi ride from the center of Ushuaya
Room very spacious, beds very comfortable, nice bathroom.
free access to the Internet in the rooms as well as in the lobby
some of the staff actually speak some English !!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.