South America 2015

Holiday in Patgonia and Atacama
Buenos-Aires  Images from Buenos Aires on tour between planes on first day AMF 9005-2  Buenos Aires main square AMF 9011  The famous Eva Peron balcony AMF 9020  Interacting with tourists a Performance Art experiment
AMF 9023  La Boca district AMF 9028  La Boca district AMF 9038  Tango everywhere! AMF 9044  Understand the Pope figure has replaced Mardonna :)
AMF 9047  La Boca district AMF 9051  Eva Peron's Tomb AMF 9117  Whale watching territory day 2!! AMF 9075  Elizabeth 'loaded' for whales
AMF 9117mod  Southern Right Whale - close up! AMF 9124  I did not know seagulls did this :( Mighty big fish supper!! AMF 9151  Me and my Mummy :) AMF 9162  Backfilps
AMF 9261  Large female very close up !! AMF 9270  Bringing in the boat AMF 9282  Rhea with chicks AMF 9288  Elephant seal with pup
AMF 9301  Magellanic Penguin AMF 9320  Back from the fishing trip AMF 9372  Ushuaia - Fin del Mundo [End of the World] AMF 9322  Need the winter coats now :)
AMF 9330  Found nice 'pub' Ramos Generalis El Amacen AMF 9376  Ramos Generalis El Amacen from the outside AMF 9349  Art in the prison cell AMF 9353  Train in the prison grounds
AMF 9358  Argentine Naval Base Ushuaia AMF 9365  Back to the pub :) AMF 9378  Elizabeth finally gets on the boat AMF 9420  Cruise round Cape Horn
AMF 9389  Finally!! Elizabeth on Cape Horn AMF 9393  Sailor's Monument AMF 9397  Chapel on Cape Horn AMF 9403  Lighthouse keeper
AMF 9451  Wulaia AMF 9465  View from the hill AMF 9474  Lifebelt reflections AMF 9503  Safely onboard for the next trip
AMF 9517  First view of Aquilla Glacier AMF 9533  Poser!! AMF 9646  Waiting to disemark at Punta Arenas to travel to Patagonia!! Patagonia  Patagonia begins :)
AMF 9824  First view of Torres del Paine AMF 9834  First view of the first of three Tierra Hotels AMF 9727  Southern Caracara's view of the Torres del Paine AMF 9728  Another view of the Torres
AMF 9723  Bird watcher's view of the Caracara :) AMF 9697  Flight of the Condor. From above!! AMF 9773  Grey Fox AMF 9788  First Guanaco
AMF 9796  Upland Goose family AMF 9836  Half way stop to the baese of the Torres. IMG 4352  Elizabeth after reaching the Base of the Torres in Patagonia. Image by Pancho - Guide at Tirra Patagonia Hotel Chiloe  On to Chiloe Island
AMF 9858  First excursion to ancient forest. Table kindly set by guides AMF 9859  Pre Aga LOL AMF 9933  Stilt houses AMF 9873  Basking Sea Lions
AMF 9892  Muelle de las Almas - Pier of the Souls AMF 9919-2  The observant might notice the table is set for only two. Two crew members, one chef and one waitress for a Sunset Cruise & Dinner for two. VERY ROMANTIC!! AMF 9925  The Sunset bit with a very beautiful and happy Elizabeth:) AMF 9946  And boats are still being made
AMF 9964  Heading for the local market in Castro AMF 9966  Anyone for octapus? Atacama  Atacama AMF 9997 1600  Elizabeth posing on the rock at  the Valley of the Moon in Atecama
AMF 0001-2 1600  After the Death Valley walk AMF 0092  Atacama Sunset AMF 0012  Emerging from the salt cavern AMF 0021  The poster and the reality :)
AMF 0019  San Pedro de Atecama AMF 0118  Hot Springs at 3500 metres!! AMF 0042  Incoming!! AMF 0287  Last but not least!!
IMG 80371  Our host - Sebastian [not my image} AMF 0129  The welcoming committeee :) AMF 0215  Our bedroom - Suite de Patron no less :) AMF 0292  Lyness - Eat your heart out :)
AMF 0268  Sample of Sebastian's art in the hallway