Tucuman...Beginning of Siesta country May 14th 2009 As you may have noticed, we are VERY behind on the blog! We're now in Arequipa, Peru, after having passed through northern Argentina and Chile. The internet connections are annoyingly slow in the past few weeks, so it's been impossible to even access the blog. We're making up for lost time, so expect to see several updates in the next few days.
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South America » Argentina » Tucumán » San Miguel de Tucumán 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 getting engaged, we left our corporate jobs in New York City to travel around the world for a year. We started in June 2008 and came back 364 days later; our trip brought us to Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Colombia and Canada. We are now thoroughly infected with the travel bug, so stay tuned for future adventures!
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