Uspallata - Seven Years in Tibet in Half a Day May 6th 2008 Uspallarta is both the name of a small village and a remote pass between Mendoza and Santiago Chile. Travelling between Santiago and Mendoza was a joy, beautiful craggy mountains, twisting roads that double back on them selves over and over, looping up the mountain.
After arriving in Mendoza - I headed back to the village - spent an afternoon on horseback, taking photos when I could convince th ... read more
South America » Argentina » Mendoza » Uspallata 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