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Month: March 2018

Getting Lost in Tierra del Fuego National Park, Argentina

My last day at the End of the Earth was another great day filled explorations, even a few unexpected ones. Tierra del Fuego National Park is a 20 minute drive outside of Ushuaia and is a sightseeing mecca for hikers, campers, and tour buses. We had a really cool view from our hotel of the harbor but the naked mannequins hanging out ruined the view While my fellow tourmates were out visiting the penguins for a second time, I caught my van transportation at the bus station in Ushuaia and they explained that pickups are every 2 hours at certain Read More

End of the Earth- Ushuaia, Argentina

Ushuaia, Argentina is the southernmost city and the embarkation point for most Antarctic cruises. While Antarctica was not in the cards for me this trip, Ushuaia and the Tierra del Fuego National Park was well worth journeying down to the end of the Earth. In the two days I had in Ushuaia I filled it with hiking, penguin viewing, a crab feast, and a self-guided walking tour. The penguin tour was the greatest thing ever! The boat to the penguin colony left the main pier 2 blocks from our hotel. After 90 minutes with a  few “stops” to see cormorants Read More