October 9, 2012

Ushuaia, Argentina

Photograph by Alvaro Leiva

Near the southernmost city in the world, strong winds create one-sided trees. Ushuaia is the capital of Tierra del Fuego province, separated from the Argentine mainland by the Strait of Magellan. Ushuaia is also a main jumping-off point for Antarctic travel.

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