Saturday, November 25, 2006

Friday, November 17, 2006

Homeward Bound STG-BUD via GRU & FRA

South wing of the Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport of Santiago de Chile

The Andes with Aconcagua (6962 m)

Above the Andes

Onboard gelocated passanger information display
Lufthansa's Classic B747-400 ready for start in Sao Paulo
Frankfurt Rhein/Maine Airport
First morning after the trip at home

Colours of Chile

Impressions in Santiago and in Los Andes Region

Tree on the Alameda Avenue

The emerald colored water of the Laguna del Inca in Portillo, 2800 m above sea level

Oliva trees in the Los Andes area

Typical Pio Nono scene in Bellavista, celebrated quarter of artists
Sunset view from the Penalolen Camp

Colours of Mendoza-Argentina

As seen at Punta del Inca and in the Aconcagua Provincial Park

Mountain lake over 3000 metres over the sea level

Slope with some vegetation

Mountain animals high above Punte del Incas

Fine local products on the market of Punte del Incas

Bottom reflected under the crystal clear springwater in the Aconcagua Valley

Natural Monument at Punta del Incas

Colorful hand-made local product

Stones for sale at the market of Punte del Incas

Wednesday, November 15, 2006

Portillo Ski Resort Area, Chile

Portillo with the Laguna del Inca. Image: HUNAGI Visuals Resource, 2006

One of the most celebrated ski area of the world: Portillo

The Ski resort complex (2950-3310 m) is located not far from the international Route 5 lead to Mendosa, Argentina.
The downhill speed record was set up here by a French skier over 200 km/h

More image on Portillo and the full Saturday excursion guided by Christian Minich of the Andes Wind Company on 11th November at the Photo Collection.... Sites... later this week...

Sunday, November 12, 2006

Parc Provincial Aconcagua, Argentina

Images: HUNAGI Visuals Resource, 2006

Highest point outside Asia: Aconcagua 6962 m

Some of the GSDI participants including Professors Arnold Brengt and Ian Williamson on the trail. The full-day excursion was guided by Christian Minich of the Andes Wind Company after the Conference on 11th November 2006.

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Friday, November 10, 2006

GSDI social evening in a resort camp on the slope of the Andes

Venue of the GSDI9 social evening: the Penalolen Military Camp near to Santiago
Sunset over the sourrending mountains near to Santiago. Image: HUNAGI Visuals Resource, 2006

Sunset over Santiago. Image: HUNAGI Visuals Resource, 2006

Right to left: Convenor and Director of the EUROGI International Affairs Bruce McCormack and Gabor Remetey-Fülöpp at the GSDI9 Social Evening. Image: HUNAGI Visuals Resource, 2006

Thursday, November 09, 2006

Chilean Folk Dancers

Luncheon Dancing Performance in the courtyard of the Historic and Military Museum, venue of the GSDI9 Conference

Images: HUNAGI Visuals Resource, 2006

Springtime flowers, Chile

Photographs taken in the downtown of Santiago de Chile.
Images: HUNAGI Visuals Resource, 2006

Above Santiago

Santiago as seen from the Cerro San Cristobal


Los Leones


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Chilean Military Horse Show

Military Horse Parade arranged by IGM

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