Yo Soy Prometheus November 22nd 2008 Three years ago, about this time, I began digging around on www.travelblog.org, just looking at beautiful places around the world. The Lakes District of Patagonia in Argentina jumped out at me. The pictures were amazing and made me long to see this part of the world. It hasn´t disappointed. There are large, jagged, snow capped mountains ringing lakes with water so clear you can see the bottom twe ... read more
South America » Argentina » Río Negro 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
I quit my cushy job in health care software in January of 2008 and hit the road with my younger brother Darren (the one on the left of the photo). We had plane tickets to South East Asia and not much of a plan beyond that. It turned into one of the best years of my life. And, as a result of this blog, I convinced many of my friends to leave their uninspiring jobs and travel as well!
I am now finishing medical school in the United States and starting residency shortly. Money is tight, becoming a MD has me pinned down, but I jump at every opportunity I can to get out on the road.... full info