Puerto Madryn.. Wildlife!! March 23rd 2012 After a pleasant 20 hour bus ride (with films, food and lots of sleep!) we arrived in the quiet town of Puerto Madryn. We finally made it to our hostel, Hi Patagonia, after being harrassed by an old Spanish Lady trying to get us to stay with her. The hostel is along the main street right by the beach and an excellent ice cream shop. Hi Patagonia is probably our favourite hostel yet! Gaston, the ma ... read more
South America » Argentina » Chubut » Puerto Madryn 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
After months of saving Hayden and I are finally leaving the UK today and heading to South America for (roughly) 3 months! We thought we'd set up this public blog and try our best at keeping every one up to date fairly regularly, adding photos along the way too! Our itinerary so far is Rio-Ilha Grande-Paraty-Sau Paulo-Iguazu, we then plan to visit Argentina, Chile, Bolovia and Peru... But we will see how long our money lasts!
Our blog is mainly for family and friends but we'll add a few tips about each place. Enjoy :)... full info