Argentina: Lake District & MendozaChile’s Ruta 7 & Lake DistrictSouthern PatagoniaBuenos Aires

Argentina: Lake District & Mendoza

[mp_row] [mp_span col="12"] After completing the Chilean Lake District we crossed into Argentina for the 6th time of the trip and immediately entered the Argentinian Lake Country. For the next month we will work our way around the portion of Ruta 40, known as the Seven Lakes District. This stretch of Hwy 40 between the…
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Chile’s Ruta 7 & Lake District

Chile’s Ruta 7 or as it is more commonly known, the Carretera Austral runs 1,240 km through a stunning landscape of fjords, mountains, glaciers, thick forests and rushing rivers. We crossed from Argentina at Chile Chico and would follow the hwy back down south to explore its most remote points before turning around and driving…
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Southern Patagonia

From Ushuaia it was a half day’s drive to the border crossing back into Chile, another couple hours and we were on another ferry that would bring us to Punta Arenas where it is time for a truck service and, unfortunately, a new set of tires. With some housekeeping complete and a few visits to…
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Buenos Aires

With our visit home complete and having successfully missed a couple months of Southern Hemisphere winter, we landed back in Buenos Aires where we would spend the next month enjoying the city and once more try to improve our Spanish skills. We based ourselves in the historic district of San Telmo in a crazy inexpensive…
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