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

Wednesday 21 November 2012 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 … Continue reading

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

Tuesday 20 November 2012 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 … Continue reading

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

Monday 19 November 2012 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 … Continue reading

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

Thursday 8 November 2012 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 … Continue reading

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

Wednesday 7 November 2012 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 … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 34 – Ushuaia to El Chaltén, Argentina

Tuesday 30 October 2012 Highlights: Picturesque El Chaltén, Drive to El Chaltén Started the day with a walk around Ushuaia scoping out this small town that I’ll be back at in around 11 days to depart to Antarctica. The mountains … Continue reading

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