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Quebrada de Humahuaca Day Trip from Salta Including Purmamarca
"The Quebrada de Humahuaca is a 95-mile-long (155-km) mountain valley and ravine in the Jujuy province of northwestern Argentina. The Río Grande flows through the gorge during the summer.After hotel pickup in Salta travel north with your guide for about two hours toward the quebrada. During the ride learn about how this UNESCO World Heritage site once served as a caravan road for the Incans later as a pivotal commercial route during the colonial period and also saw battles during the Argentine War of Independence. When you arrive in the picturesque village of Purmamarca walk by the church and note its organ-pipe cacti-covered roof and peruse the jewelry and wool rugs at the craft market. The unforgettable sight here however
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Tierra del Fuego National Park Private tour
"Tierra del Fuego National Park is the most southern natural reserve and it is the only park that is home to sea coasts and mountains covering a width of 6 Km along the shores of Beagle Channel and a surface area of 63000 hectares. It is accessible by the national road 3 southwest from Ushuaia.On this tour we will sightseeing interesting points like the river Pipo Mount Susana Ensenada Bay Island Redonda
From $280.00
 
The End of the World Train Admission Ticket
"The train departs from the End of the World station. After 10 minutes the train arrives to ""La Macarena"" station where it stops for 15 minutes. In that station passengers can get off the train take some pictures and walk two different footpaths. Once time is up the train guard will blow the whistle in order to let the passengers know it's time to continue the trip. After that the train departs from ""La Macarena"" station and 5 minutes from there
From $50.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Falkland Islands

The newest and smallest Gentoo colony

Newhaven is not a settlement, nobody lives there, it's not even a dot on the map because according to most Falkland Island maps it doesn't exist. Yet Newhaven has a newly built road (i.e. a...
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zweiblumen
Jan 20, 2009

The Bridge at Bodie Creek

I suppose the last place you would expect to find a suspension bridge is in the middle of nowhere in the Falkland Islands. Nevertheless there it stands quietly rusting approximately six miles out of...
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zweiblumen
Jan 23, 2006

The Gypsy Cove Gun

Gypsy Cove is one of the most visited places in the Falklands so perhaps this shouldn't go in Off the Beaten Track? Except I got the feeling that people tended to overlook this war time relic in...
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zweiblumen
Jan 23, 2006

Fossil hunting in Green Patch

As I have already explained virtually every place in the Falklands is off the beaten track. Some places such as Darwin will attract maybe as many as three Rover's full of people at a weekend .. by...
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zweiblumen
Jan 23, 2006

EVERYWHERE

EVERYWHERE here is off the beaten path!! (with the exception of Stanley that is). This is one such place, Walker Creek. Just turn left five miles out of Goose Green and carry on along the dirt track...
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zweiblumen
Jan 23, 2006

Sheep shearing

A great way to join the Falkland way of life is to visit a farm during the sheep shearing season.Normally, they cut the sheep three times a year: the males, the females and the lamb, and any of these...
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Claus_Qvist
Sep 11, 2004
 
 
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Anywhere

There isn't really any "beaten path" on the Falklands, so anywhere you go, you are very likely to be the only tourist.However, once a cruise ship arrives, stay away from Stanley downtown. These...
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Claus_Qvist
Sep 11, 2004

Antarctica, the Final Frontier

ANTARCTICA - the 7th continent! One can't just describe Antarctica in a single tip. Not even an entire page on it is enough! So, instead of saying what I need to say here, I direct you to 225 tips of...
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Sharrie
Jun 03, 2004

Ushuaia, Argentina

"Ushuaia - The End of the World, Beginning of Everything" it says on the seafront.It is probably Argentinian southernmost city.Scenic, resort-like & clean.Snowcapped peaks & relying on...
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Sharrie
Jun 03, 2004

Cape Horn, Chile

Cape Horn was discovered in 17th century by the Dutch. It was the Dutch East Indian Company which then held the monopoly to the sea route leading from Africa Sea to the Spice Islands.Cape Horn is now...
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Sharrie
Jun 03, 2004

Time to say goodbye to the...

Time to say goodbye to the Falklands and get to our next destination which will be PUERTO MADRYN, ARGENTINA.The picture is a haunting reminder of the Falkland War, you'll see what I mean when the...
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pjallittle
Aug 24, 2002

More stamps may be seen within...

More stamps may be seen within the link furnished at the very top of this page where a lot of my smaller featurette highlights were found. There is quite a collection, actually, some of you may find...
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pjallittle
Aug 24, 2002

After seeing penguinieras...

After seeing penguinieras during prior stops, we had thought that we were not all that interested in seeing even more. But this proved not to be the case, there are more varieties of penguins within...
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pjallittle
Aug 24, 2002

Ice with that sir???

Working on a "flying"section I was very fortunate to up now and again,this was on theway to South Georgia,fantastic sight,it just took my breath away.
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neilward
Jan 24, 2004

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Top Things to Do in Falkland Islands

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The POD Gift Shop

The POD Gift Shop is the largest and most extensive souvenir shop in the Falkland Islands. It’s easy to spot this bright yellow building. They sell clothing & accessories, glassware, jewellery,...
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Top 5 Falkland Islands Writers

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zweiblumen

"The Falkland Islands 2000-2001 & 2004"
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Sharrie

"Sharrie's Falkland Islands Cove"
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MikeAtSea

"The Falklands - Britain in the South Atlantic"
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SabrinaSummerville

"It Rains a Lot ...... Just Like Home"
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Claus_Qvist

"A piece of Britain in the South Atlantic"
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