Gaiman
Ushuaia

Trelew

We left Gaiman and headed back to Trelew, home of the Touring Hotel. This place was made famous by Butch Cassidy, the infamous US bank & train robber, who hid out there while running from the law.

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The hotel is basically frozen in time. It doesn't look like it's been updated since Butch himself was there. The bottom floor is a large cafeteria and bar; room keys hang on a board behind the bar, along with shelves of liquor bottles from yesteryear. 

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A faux Wanted poster keeps the story alive:

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(Incidentally, I read Bruce Chatwyn's In Patagonia while on this trip, where he recounts his journey through this region and includes notes on Cassidy's time there.)

Last stop, the Egidio Feruglio Paleontologic Museum, which contains over 1,700 fossil pieces and 30 specimens of dinosaurs from the area. Really quite impressive.

This is a femur (THIGH BONE)!!

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This is a fossilized dinosaur egg:
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Next, off to the airport for our flight down to Ushuaia, the end of the world.

Here's the full slideshow from Chubut:

Previously:

Gaiman

Punta Tombo

Puerto Madryn

La Boca

San Telmo

Puerto Madero

Recoleta

Palermo

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