Argentina · 44 Days · 28 Moments · January 2017

Lola's voyage in Argentina


7 March 2017

My 60th B Day lunch in Mendoza!

6 March 2017

Aconcagua; the highest peak in South America and one of the 7 summits. There is a beautiful hike to the base of the mountain.

3 March 2017

Merlot vines. Vinnie's favourite grape!

27 February 2017

Best Patagonia Book; wild and free in the late 1800's

26 February 2017

Bariloche; Chico Circuito Cycling route in Nahuel Huapi National Park

24 February 2017

Refugio Frey around the backside of Catedral ski resort in Bariloche. Reminded us a lot of the ACC huts in beautiful Western Canada!

19 February 2017

Our cute Airbnb in El Calafate
Cerro Torres; this mountain was the basis of a controversial first ascent described in the book "The Tower"
Los Glaciares National Park where our two favourite mountains are; Cerro Torres and Fitz Roy.

18 February 2017

Ski Mountaineer carved from a tree stump

17 February 2017

Cerro Fitz Roy; he was the captain of the HMS Beagle that explored the straight of Magalen and carried Darwin.
El Chalten is the hippy wanna-be hiking/climbing Mecca of Patagonia. Lots of cheap accommodation!

14 February 2017

Argentinian Rock concert in El Calafate last night. "Axel" was the lead act... very cool.
Back in Argentina....the magnificent Perito Moreno Glacier in El Calafate. We watched it for 5 hours. It is so dynamic and alive!

2 February 2017

"What does the fox say?"

1 February 2017

Ushuaia
Happy feet.

29 January 2017

Newbie polo players; Vince fell off his horse during our mini match. No ribs broken.

28 January 2017

Lola speaking Spanish; me Lola,want beer! Vince speaking Spanish; good afternoon my name is Vince and I would really enjoy the opportunity to sample your home brewed IPA.

27 January 2017

Platform shoes all the rage in BA!
Our last Airbnb...

26 January 2017

Breakfast

25 January 2017

The Recoleta Cemetery for the aristocracy
Eva Peron; one of my heroes on the building of social development.
Tango at a local pub in the Boca district of BA
Vince cooking his lunch!

23 January 2017

Street graffiti ... all over South America
Buenos Aires