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“El Chalten III, Argentina” by K.J.S.Chatrath

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 Mirador (viewing point) for Mt. FitzRoy.

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                                                                                                    An old  French  2CV car.  

(Kabhi hum bhi, tum bhi jawan thay, tumhay yaad ho kay na yaad ho!  You may or may not remember but sometime ago both you and I too were young!)

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   This plaque was put up in  on the occassion of the 50th anniversary of the first ascent atop Mt. FitzRoy by the French expedition. Date of ascent 2nd February, 1952- date of commemoration of 50 years: February 2, 2002.

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 This photo is a little out of focus but could not help sharing it for originality of content.

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And talking about originality, what would you call using taps upside down as coat hangers?

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Argentina is famous for its high quality of beef.

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 This was the best beer I have had anywhere in the world- exceptional taste and flavour.

Useful website on El Chalten: http://www.elchalten.com/indexen.php

(This is the third and the last in a series of my three photo articles on El Chalten)

    Photographs  and text  & copyright by K.J.S.Chatrath.

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I am happy to share with you about the starting of another website by me:       www.gravematters.in 

Grave matters….matters of graves…graves and cemeteries….tombs and graves…cemeteries and graveyards….photos of gravestones from all over the world…inscriptions from all over the world…sad, inspirational and some with a sense humour… I look forward to receiving your encouragement and advice.

These photographs are also available without watermark and in high resolution. Please contact chatrath@gmail.com.

 

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