Category Archives: birding

Trelew

November 28, 2018 (later in the day) It didn’t take long to get to Trelew but we passed on by, stopping at Gaiman. It’s the heartland of Welsh immigration in Argentina and a lot of their descendants still live there. … Continue reading

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Peninsula Valdés

November 25, 2018 We had planned to do a few things in Puerto Madryn, but it was Sunday and they weren’t open. So instead we headed directly to Peninsula Valdés for the next few days. At the entrance station we … Continue reading

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Puerto Madryn

November 23, 2018 (Later in the day) The flight to Trelew was uneventful; in Trelew we got our rental car and drove north to Puerto Madryn, a town on the coast of Patagonia. Our hotel, Hotel Bahia Nueva, was right … Continue reading

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Iguazú Falls

November 20, 2018 (Later in the day) We moved on to our last destination for the tour, Iguazú Falls. We arrived there in the early afternoon and checked into our lodge, Luces de la Selva. The two of us had … Continue reading

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San Sebastián Lodge

November 17, 2018 After an early-morning walk around the grounds of the lodge we headed north in the van again. Our next destination was San Sebastián de la Selva. Our first stop en route was San Pedro, where we would … Continue reading

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La Misión de Moconá

November 15, 2018 The two of us got up early again this morning and went for a walk around the nearby lagoon with Dylan. The water had receded slightly and it was just possible to make it all the way … Continue reading

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Rincón del Socorro

November 13, 2018 There was a change in the weather today, and that caused us big problems. Rain was forecast, which means flooding and bad roads in this area. Our plan was to move on to Estancia Virocay, in the … Continue reading

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