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Argentina, Patagonia – Untamed Land
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Published: 12.11.2020

Patagonia is a unique place that you will not experience anywhere else, only in the south of South America. It is a huge wall in the west in the form of the Andes, the blue sea in the east in the form of the Atlantic, a landscape of pine trees and lakes and also a huge plateau in the central part. It all ends with the Tierra del Fuego and the city of Ushuaia, literally the end of the world.

 

Text and photos: Tomáš Novák

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