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Argentina: St Martin

From Pucon in the lake district of Chile we took a bus across the border to Argentina. There are only one or teo mountain passes across the border in this area and only one over which buses can pass.

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A  novel breakfast publicity poster

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Fellow passengers reflected in the bus before the ‘off’

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A rather spoiled young fellow passenger uses the seat as a foot rest. She didn’t provide us with nose pegs….

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We stop at the border to allow us to change money to Argentinian pesos

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The money changing ‘shop’

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The Argentinian border post

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Barry trying to escape at the border…..

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Great cafe on arrival in St Martin

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Reminded me of the sixties

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Lots of upmarket shops

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Very PC dolly display

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St Martin through a ‘photo op’ bill board….

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The ‘Dublin’ pub where we had an apero one evening.

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The lake in the early morning

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The lake again – the guy is metal detecting…

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St Martin is 2212kma from somewhere on the route 40

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These lovely guys were wanting to be elected..

 

24 Feb 2016