Lanin National Park - camping and eating! January 27th 2008 After a month in Chile we were yearning for some Argentinian steak and so decided to take a quick (turned into a week-long) trip across the border back into Argentina. We crossed from Pucon, Chile to San Martin, Argentina and spent 6 days enjoying the highlights of the area. Our original plan had been to climb Volcan Lanin, but unfortunately recent events (which seem to have included a crevasse op ... read more
South America » Argentina » Neuquén » San Martín de Los Andes 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
Welcome to my travelblog, a place where I can record my trips, write down my experiences, share my ideas and re-live my memories. I don't really know why I keep a blog; I think it is partly because I don't want to forget things but it is also for my friends and family to keep up to date with my wandering. I guess I'm also writing it to help out other travellers who are looking for tips or inspiration.
For as long as I can remember I have wanted to visit Latin America. After much planning and saving I was finally able to live the dream - a year in Latin America (Sept 2007 to Sept 2008), t... full info