New Year at The End of The World! January 1st 2009 We arrived in Rio Gallegos at 7.00am after catching the 2.00pm bus from Puerto Madryn. We had a quick toastie then jumped on another bus to Ushuaia. The trip to Ushuaia is a bit of a mission as you need to drive through Chile to get there. So you get off at a border to get your Argentina exit stamp, then another stop for your Chile entry stamp and they also check your bags for fruit and stuff! ... read more
South America » Argentina » Tierra del Fuego » Ushuaia 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
My name is Nick. I live in North London and love travelling. Me and my cousin Boucs are just about to start our ultimate adventure to travel the whole of South America.
The journey begins on 15th October 2008. Watch this space!... full info