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Trip 39 — Quinchao Walk

24 December 2023 to 6 January 2024

Quinchao, part of the Chiloé Islands of southern Chile, is the 18th of the 26 Abecedarian Walks, my endeavor to walk around islands whose names begin with each of the letters of the alphabet.

Each "day" below corresponds to a walking day. Occasionally I took a day off from walking, and experiences from those days are incorporated into the previous or the following walking day's account.

In addition to these verbal accounts are musings, photos, and videos on Instagram and Twitter.

Day 1 Punta Coyumbué to Curaco de Vélez
Day 2 Around Huenao
Day 3 Curaco de Vélez to Cohem
Day 4 Cohem to Traiguén via the Matao and Chequián beaches
Day 5 Traiguén to Achao
Day 6 Achao to Punta Coyumbué