Puerto Madryn: Whale Watching and Welsh Cake! November 5th 2009 Puerto Madryn: Whale Watching and Welsh Cake!
We're still days behind with the blog and so here's another quick one to help us catch-up!
Our next stop was Puerto Madryn, which is where the legendary Welsh settlers arrived in Patagonia to start a new life away from their English overlords! It's a laid-back seaside town from where trips to Peninsula Valdes leave to see penguins, ... read more
South America » Argentina » Chubut » Puerto Madryn 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