A spot of drink driving! Wine tasting in Mendoza March 5th 2011 Well, drink cycling actually! We left Arequipa, Peru, on Monday on the 6am bus, 63 hours and 4 buses later we arrived in Mendoza, Argentina, after travelling the length of the Chilean desert. Although this sounds horrendous, it was not too bad and was made funnier by the attendant on one of our buses repeatedly saying "more tea" in a cockney accent for 24 hours everytime he came past us after we f ... read more
South America » Argentina » Mendoza » Mendoza 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
Welcome to our blog!
We intend to update this as much as possible whilst we are on our travels to keep you all informed of our whereabouts!
Our key dates so far are:
30th November 2010 - Leave London and fly to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
31st January 2011 - We begin our 4 day trek of the Inca Trail, Peru
8th March 2011 - Fly from Santiago, Chile to Auckland, New Zealand
22nd April 2011 - Leave New Zealand and fly to Nadi, Fiji
6th May 2011 - Fly from Fiji to Cairns, Australia via Auckland and Sydney
We are going to work in Australia and have a 12 month Visa so... full info