The town of Iguazu September 28th 2009 After a long bus ride we made it to the town of Iguazu. The landscape here in Misiones is beautiful - the contrast of rust-red earth and shades green are impressionistic! The town is small and cute, certainly supported mostly by tourism, but less in your face and disneyland-ish than I expected for such a tourist destination. Pablo and I arrived on Monday, early in the afternoon, a quiet day just ... read more
South America » Argentina » Misiones » Puerto Iguazú 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
Experiencing new places has and will continue shaped who I am. I love to discover how other people live and incorporate what I can into the amalgamation of cultures I live in. I've moved around quite a bit throughout my life and will probably continue to do so for a while. I'm especially trying to find out about local history and culture through food and drink. Enjoy and learn from my stories, and send me some feedback!
(You probably can't make out the words in my profile photo, but I'm standing with one foot on each side of the US-Mexico border here... apparently I have a lot of these ph... full info