A very Good Friday, and a very long one too! April 2nd 2010 It's just one day but thanks to the date line I managed to finish up my packing, figure out my storage, have a leisurely lunch with my parents in Auckland before flying to Santiago then on to Buenos Aires all well before the cocktail hour. That's the Argentinian cocktail hour anyway.
About half an hour out of Santiago the skies were a stunning blue and you could see the mountain ranges all aro ... read more
South America » Argentina » Buenos Aires » Buenos Aires 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