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Posted on November 28th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

It is the first time I name a blog with a country name. And I feel proud of it. It is not just a title, it is a feeling. A feeling deep Read more

Plus Ultra

Posted on November 26th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Spanish record long range flights were very important in the nineteen twenties and thirties. Destinations were selected to spanish related  countries, because Spain, always had a special feeling and love for those countries, as Philippines, Cuba, ArRead more

Whales and mermaids

Posted on November 24th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Rada Tilly, is a small and nice city, south of Comodoro Rivadavia. The land around is dry, somehow aggressive. But there is the AtlanticRead more


Posted on November 21st, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

  Ushuaia had many important meanings. I always had in my mind that getting into there would have me relaxing quite a lot: Antarctica was a big thing to overcome ! Also it was the meeting point with my wife Paula. I do know that it has Read more

Leaving Antarctica, the Dreaded Passage

Posted on November 20th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

  What to say about Marambio? What to say about Argentinian Air Force? It was quite windy, at that top of the hill. The approach was to be made carefully, because of the downdrafts next to the runway threshold, and as I have told, itRead more