Patagonia Wildlife Photos – National Geographic

English: Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Arg...

English: Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Argentina. Español: Glaciar Perito Moreno, Argentina. Français : Glacier Perito Moreno,Patagonie, Argentine. Italiano: Ghiacciaio Perito Moreno, Patagonia Argentina. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Tèmpanos (iceberg), Lago Argentino Br...

English: Tèmpanos (iceberg), Lago Argentino Brazo Norte, Patagonia, Argentina. Français : Tèmpanos (iceberg), Bras nord du Lac Argentino, Patagonie (Argentine). Italiano: Iceberg nel Lago Argentino Braccio Nord, Patagonia Argentina. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Southern right whale (Peninsula Valdé...

English: Southern right whale (Peninsula Valdés, Patagonia, Argentina) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

On the road to El Calafate in Patagonia.

On the road to El Calafate in Patagonia. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Here are some brilliant photographs. This is National Geographic at its best!

via Patagonia Wildlife Photos – National Geographic.

Personally, I have not yet had the privilege of visiting South America. Hopefully, my wife and I will get the opportunity. For sure, Patagonia, Southern Argentina will be close to top of the “must see” list.

Thoughts?

Letters: Protest in Patagonia | World news | The Guardian

English: DAVOS/SWITZERLAND, 29JAN10 - David Ca...

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This is an interesting personal viewpoint, expressed in a letter to the Guardian newspaper. Check it out! 

Letters: Protest in Patagonia | World news | The Guardian.

At the moment, UK Prime Minister David Cameron is struggling to present the case for “big business”. Big banks and their executives have done so much harm in recent years, yet they are amongst the winners in Dave’s society – see Winners and Losers in David Cameron’s Society.

The Patagonia letter challenges the mining companies.