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10
Sep

Top 20 Tips for a Safe & Successful Trip

Prepare in Advance Have a passport and necessary visas before departing for Argentina. Passport should be valid for at least six months after the time you leave Argentina. Physical fitness: Follow a regular training regime.  If not using porters, you should be able to carry a 50Lb pack for 3000 ft in 5 hours several days in a row. However, if

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9
Aug

Life in the Basecamp

Every summer (at least in Argentina), a few hundreds of international mountaineers begin their journey to the basecamps of Aconcagua, hoping to get a chance of successfully climb the highest peak on the western hemisphere. Plaza de Mulas   − Aconcagua’s basecamp on the Normal Route − is the second-largest basecamp in the world, following closely to Everest Basecamp. Plaza de

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