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Recent Entries by Velvetescape
A desert full of wonders - Nov 10, 2008
Sit back because this is going to be a long (and hopefully fascinating) read. First of all, I would like to say a big thank you to my friend Dana who persuaded me to visit northern Chile. I was qui...
Across the Andes to Chile - Nov 7, 2008
We left Mendoza on Sunday morning for our second Andean crossing, this time back into Chile, to Valparaiso (Valpo) on the Pacific coast. The seats on the bus were very comfortable and we were serve...
The good life - Nov 1, 2008
All the good stuff in Argentina seems to come from Mendoza, like the best wines, mineral water, olive oil and other produce. Wherever we went, whether it was a supermarket or a restaurant in the so...