Zion National Park 2020

Zion National Park – USA Visiting Zion National Park is one of the best experiences when traveling on the west coast. Park admission is $ 35 per car and is valid for one week. We can also make use of our Annual Pass. It is a pass valid for 12 months with which we can enter all the National Parks of the United States. The NPS Annual Pass (1) costs $ 80 and will be profitable when we plan to …

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Los Glaciares National Park: Glacier Laguna Torre Trail

Glacier Laguna Torre  Trail - Chalten - Argentina

Glacier Laguna Torre Trail: In the Argentine Patagonia almost at the end of the world, in a town of 300 inhabitants called Chalten, you can visit glaciers in places that have very little human presence. The walk lasts about 6 hours from the village and you have to take everything to camp, since there is no support there.

To move there you have to take a plane to Buenos Aires (about 9 hours), another plane from Buenos Aires to Calafate (three hours more to the south). And finally in a vehicle (about four hours more) until chalten. All an adventure and an authentic Glacier at The End of the World. It is located in Los Glaciares National Park, in Argentine Patagonia.

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Glacier Laguna Torre Trail - Los Glaciares National Park

 

View of Torre Hill and Torre Glacier ( Cerro Torre & Glaciar Laguna Torre ) You can not see the birth of the Glacier because it is more than 30 km from this place. Hiking on the glacier is forbidden. There is no presence of park rangers and control authorities. It is a very aggressive and rugged place,

Cerro  Saint Exupery

The mountain on the right is called Cerro Saint Exupery. In homage to a French aviator pioneer of commercial flights in Patagonia in the decade of the 30s of the 20th century. 

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Glacier at The End of the World - Torre Hill - Chalten - Argentina

Cerro Torre - Tower Hill

Laguna Torre Glacier at The End of the World
Icebergs on Laguna Torre - Chalten Argentina

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Iceberg floating on Laguna Torre

There is an iceberg floating in the lagoon, due to the glacier's disconnection. This photo is taken in December, at the beginning of summer. At night temperatures reach 10 ° C  below zero in summer

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Senda a Laguna Torre - Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

Los Glaciares National Park Pics

The iceberg is present all year. In winter the lagoon freezes.

Glacier Laguna Torre Trail -Los Glaciares National Park
Glacier Laguna Torre Trail

Frontal view of the glacier. as close as we could get. It can be noticed that the color of the ice is not white but BLUE. This is due to the compression of the ice mass during the journey from birth to the lake. The ice's journey takes about 300 years. The river of ice can move one meter per day

Glaciar Laguna Torre - Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
Glaciar Laguna Torre - Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

Blue Ridge Parkway and Skyline Dr

Blue Ridge Parkway: Traversing the Appalachians We travel one of the most beautiful roads in the United States. A road to enjoy with tranquility while admiring the landscapes that it offers us. We are going to travel the Blue Ridge Parkway, but starting with another parkway. It is the Skyline Dr. After to finish touring Skyline Dr, we join the Blue Ridge Parkway until we reach the Smoky Mountains National Park Columbia Store Columbia Store on Amazon  Discovering Skyline Drive …

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SONY DPT RP1/B Digital Paper

The Incredible SONY DPT RP1

Electronic ink is a very particular type of screen, which does not emit light, so it only uses the battery when it modifies its contents. Well, now we know the Sony DPT-RP1, a 13.3-inch touchscreen electronic ink that borrows many ideas from popular eBooks.

 

 

The electronic ink, for now

Only works well with grayscale images, and requires a good light to see it, because it has no backlight. Therefore, the Sony DPT-RP1 is a product halfway between a tablet and an eBook.

At the functional level, it allows you to read PDF documents on your screen with 1,650 x 2,220 pixels (can be converted from other formats), with up to a month of autonomy.

 

Sony DPT-RP1 offers a 13.3-inch screen
Sony DPT-RP1 offers a 13.3-inch screen

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13.3-Inch Screen - Sony DPT-RP1

But the Sony DPT-RP1 offers a 13.3-inch screen, a larger space than e-books, and with tactile functionality. Thanks to the included pen, it is comfortable to annotate.

Sony claims that it has the thickness of 30 pages of paper. Today we also learned about the development of an electronic ink laptop, so it seems that this technology is becoming fashionable again.

The Sony DPT-RP1 electronic ink tablet features a Marvell IAP140 64-bit processor with 4 cores, and 16GB of storage, with space for up to 10,000 documents. It has Wi-Fi ac MIMO and Bluetooth 4.2, while the autonomy can reach one month.

Sony DPT-RP1 offers a 13.3-inch screen

This is an interesting 13.3-inch tablet based on an electronic ink screen that can meet the specific needs of certain users.

Sony DPT-RP1 offers a 13.3-inch screen 

  • World's thinnest, lightest letter-size tablet device: as thin as 30 sheets of paper.
  • Projected capacitive touchscreen allows for “pencil or pen style” writing and erasing with provided stylus.
  • High contrast and no glare, so text can be read clearly even in bright sunlight.
  • Easy drag & drop transfer of documents via USB or wireless (Wi-Fi or Bluetooth) with Digital Paper app installed on your PC or Mac.
  • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery provides up to three weeks use on a single charge. 16GB internal memory provides storage for approximately 10,000 PDF files.

 

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How to do Hiking Safely?

How to do Hiking Safely? Tips. Hiking and trekking are very rewarding activities. In order for the experience to be enjoyed, some basic recommendations must be taken into account. There are many trails where you don’t need to be an expert, perhaps the vast majority. But there are also others instead where the level of difficulty is higher. Whatever the route and the days it involves, it is always necessary to follow some minimum safety rules to fully enjoy it. …

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