Buenos Aires and best buses! June 3rd 2008 I've met so many people on my travels who went to BA for a few days and ended up staying a few weeks. Now I know why this is........ the Argentinians live their lives on a completely different timescale to the rest of the world! On a night out at home you'd be in the pub by 8pm, then falling out of a taxi into your house around 2am ish. But in this crazy country people don't think of even eating t ... read more
South America » Argentina » Buenos Aires 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
Hiya! I'm leaving on August the 20th to hopefully find some sun, see some sights, make new friends, eat some yummy food, learn a bit of Spanish and have lots of adventures along the way.
My itinery at the moment (obviously subject to change!) is to spend 10 months travelling through Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina and Brazil. Phew, I'm exhausted (and a bit scared!) thinking about it!
Hope you enjoy my blog (wow, I never thought I'd say that, I feel like such a geek)! Take care!... full info