Iguazu Falls: Lots of rainbows....but I am still searching for the pot of gold:) July 25th 2011 The anticipation to see family had been building up for weeks, so when I finally saw my sister, it was definitely one of the happiest moments of my trip. It was also nice to get to see her on her 30th Birthday! I was a little afraid she was not going to make it as she has missed her first flight, but she was able to get on another flight, and arrived only 3 hours later than expected.
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South America » Argentina » Misiones » Puerto Iguazú 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
Ever since I decided to study Spanish in University, I have longed to travel to South America. However, somewhere in between graduation and starting to work, this dream got put aside as I got caught up in the hustle and bustle of life. Fortunately for me, I have decided to go back to school, and take a little vacation before I start....and that is why I have decided to set off for South America on June 6th. ... full info