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World Trip 2012-13: Day 56 – Ushuaia to Miami, USA

Highlights: Business class flight to Miami With my flight out of Buenos Aires now confirmed at 9.15 pm tonight I was more optimistic that everything will work and I’ll be in Washington late tomorrow night after 4 flights. This meant … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 55 – Ushuaia, Argentina

Highlights: Stranded in Ushuaia I found out that the national strike was definitely on. Argentina Airlines had changed my flight from noon today to 10.35 pm tomorrow which would result in me missing my connecting (but not linked) flights from … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 54 – Ushuaia, Argentina

Highlights – Farewell to MS Expedition, National Strike in Argentina After 11 days on the MS Expedition today was the sad end with one final breakfast and then some farewell hugs as people started leaving the ship and some leaving … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 43 – Ushuaia to Drake Passage, Antarctica

Highlights: Setting sail for Antarctica Boarding of the MS Expedition commenced at 4 pm giving me most of the day to catch up on e-mails, upload photos and explore the city. Checkout was at 10 am giving 6 hours without … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13 – South America Highlights

The South American leg of my trip covered 11 days visiting Argentina and Chile with the majority of my time in the Patagonia Region. When I first booked this legs activities I was really focusing on the next stage i.e. … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 42 – Puerto Natales to Ushuaia, Argentina

Highlights: 13 hour bus ride (not really!) Our long ride back to Ushuaia so we could begin our Antarctica voyage tomorrow. There are no international airports in this part of Chile so the bus was our only real option. A … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 38 – El Calafate to Puerto Natales, Chile

Highlights: Border Crossing, Car Rally Today I left Argentina behind for a 4 day trip inside Chile. On a mostly rainy day the tour group caught the bus to Puerto Natales, home our guide. The bus ride only took about … Continue reading

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