BEAUTIFUL BUENOS AIRES December 27th 2009 We write this following a wonderful and relaxing first week in Buenos Aires.
We stayed in a hotel suite right in downtown for 4 nights as our apartment wasn't available until the 23rd December. It gave us a chance to explore downtown at leisure.
Our first day was a Sunday so everything downtown was closed. The place to go was San Telmo and to get there we took a grotty train from a grott ... read more
South America » Argentina » Buenos Aires » La Plata 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
Well, the Hewlett's are planning their family adventure - 1 year in Latin America. Our trip begins on 1st August this year, so it's time to start planning. We're beginning our trip in South America but are a little nervous of some of the places, particularly as we are travelling with our young daughter, who will be 5 when we travel.... full info