10 Reasons You Should Visit the Falkland Islands // Brittany from Boston

10 Reasons You Should Visit the Falkland Islands

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The Falkland Islands are an archipelago off the southeastern coast of Argentina. You may also know them by their Spanish name, Islas Malvinas, because there is an ongoing disagreement over ownership between Britain and Argentina. But whatever you choose to call it, these remote islands are teeming with wildlife and history, and you should definitely […]

Sailing the Beagle Channel to the End of the World // Brittany from Boston

Sailing the Beagle Channel to the End of the World

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Those familiar with the famous expedition of the HMS Beagle don’t need any introduction to the Beagle Channel at the southern tip of South America. This channel connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, and was an important route used by many ships in years past, especially before the digging of the Panama Canal. (More on […]

Visiting the End of the World: 10 Things to Do in Ushuaia, Argentina // Brittany from Boston

Visiting the End of the World: 10 Things to Do in Ushuaia, Argentina

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The southernmost city in all the Americas, Ushuaia is properly the only city in all of Patagonia, because it serves as the port for cruises headed further south to Antarctica. Whether you’re headed to this southern Argentinian outpost for a cruise, or as the start to a hike through Patagonia, or just out of curiosity […]