Beautiful Buenos Aires March 20th 2009 We arrived in Buenos Aires at about 8pm and driving in from the airport we could see this was going to be a really neat city. It was a welcome change after being on the boat and the weather was nice and warm. We were pretty exhausted from our day of travel, so we checked in to our hostel and sat down at the hostel restaurant to plan our time in BA. Luckily, the hostel staff were super friendly and ... read more
South America » Argentina » Buenos Aires » 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
We got married in June of 2007 and figured our backpack through Asia trip had to happen now or never, so we quit our jobs, sold our cars, rented our condo, and booked our plane tickets. Now it's time to teach in Japan and then travel through Southeast Asia!
We arrived safely back in Toronto, and we have to get back to real life! We're trying to get the last few entries of our travels posted so please bear with us!
We have continued our travels with a short visit to South America: Chile and Argentina!... full info