Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, a long period of Peronist authoritarian rule an... [read more]
Date: October 17th 2007
A story in 3 parts.
Turn Left at the Winged AngelWelcome to Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina and a very European city. A place where there are enough cafes and restaurants to feed the entire continent. A place where Pepsi is more popular than Coke. A city where a journey on the metro costs 11p and while you are there you are visited at your seat by a variety o ... read more