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Paseo de los Artesanos - Shopping El Calafate - Argentina

Harried travelers taking the shortcut downtown from the bus terminal pass through an alley at the foot of the stairs, before emerging onto Avenida del Libertador. Return there at a quieter moment during your stay in el Calafate to explore the two dozen stands filled with the colors and creativity of local artisans: knitted wool hats to keep you warm on the visit to Perito Moreno Glacier, hand-carved gourds to drink your mate, stone carvings, jewelry of lapiz lazuli, and more.

1100 block of Avenida del Libertador, between Mi Viejo restaurant and Correo Argentino
El Calafate, Argentina

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Estancia El Tranquilo, Boutique del Libro and Shopping Summary.

By Lorraine Caputo

Upon re-declaring her independence at age 29, Lorraine Caputo packed her trusty Rocinante (so her knapsack's called) and began...

27 Aug 2009

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