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Invasive plants reaching new elevations

With humans traveling and occupying the world more intensively every day, invasions by nonnative plant species are becoming an omnipresent pattern. People transport countless plant seeds as they travel that might, or might not, establish and disrupt local ecosystems. 411 more words



Visitamos a Patagônia Argentina e Chilena no réveillon de 2014 para 2015. Foi uma viagem meio inesperada, pois conseguimos as passagens em uma promoção de milhas de última hora. 252 more words


Torres del Paine (Puerto Natales e Punta Arenas)

Visitamos as cidades chilenas de Puerto Natales e Punta Arenas durante nossa viagem pela Patagônia (aqui), que começou em Ushuaia (aqui), passou por El Calafate ( 1,436 more words


Another Boat Delay

I ended up spending a hell of a lot more time in Punta Arenas than I’d initially bargained for. It was awesome to check penguins off the list but after that and a few museums there wasn’t a lot else going on. 1,370 more words

General Travel

Punta Arenas

I can’t remember most of the bus ride out of Ushuaia. I’d stayed up drinking wine all night beforehand for three reasons:

  1. I don’t have an alarm, so staying up is a more foolproof way of not missing an early-morning bus than waking up early…
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General Travel

Leaving Tierra del Fuego and Isla Magdalena

January 1st it felt good to officially start heading north, towards home, towards our families and friends, towards all the excitement of 2015. We headed out of Ushuaia early and started on the same route we had travelled south just a few days earlier. 1,340 more words