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Bathrooms + Electrical Underway

Last week saw the bath and toilets all installed. The bath installation meant getting yet another hole cut in our laundry ceiling because the plumbers had never actually plumbed the bath in even though we had told our supervisor numerous times. 273 more words

Face the facade! 

When choosing the facade of our home we were tossing between the modern and metro facade. We initially chose the metro until we realised that the facade consisted on a bit of a weatherboard style look. 233 more words

Torres del Paine National Park

Torres del Paine National Park is one of the most visited places in Chile and indeed the whole of South America. My original plan was to do the 5 day trek of the famous W circuit to the mighty Torres del Paine but my dad decided to come and join me and didn’t have enough time. 502 more words

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Week 6: 24 to 30 July 2016

Here come the bricks!

A busy week, pretty ordinary weather and the expectation that there wouldn’t be much action on our build, meant that I managed to stay away from our new-home site all week. 262 more words

The Balmaceda and Serrano Glaciers

On Thursday July 7, my father and I went on a cruise from Puerto Natales to the glaciers of Balmaceda and Serrano. We booked the tour the day before at the agency Tourismo 21 de Mayo. 509 more words

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Beagle Channel

Beagle Channel is a strait in Tierra del Fuego Archipelago on the extreme southern tip of South America partly in Chile and partly in Argentina.The channel separates the larger main island of Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego from various smaller islands including the islands of Picton, Lennox and Nueva; Navarino; Hoste; Londonderry; and Stewart. 26 more words

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Families welcome new Catholic school at Austral

From the beginning, St Anthony of Padua Catholic School Austral has invited the parents of its inaugural classes to help build a community of faith and learning that will maintain an appreciation for its rural roots. 649 more words

Teaching And Learning