Dogs and ham and cheese toasties in the Argentine desert... May 23rd 2011 Finally, we got to Salta. We found a room at a place called El Alcazar. Pretty good really – reasonably priced and comfortable. We spent a couple of days there, and our luck seemed to suddenly turn around. One of the things to do in Salta – apart from eating a lot of excellent salteñas – is to look at the museum with the dead Inca kids. They have three of them, and rotate them as eac ... read more
South America » Argentina » Jujuy » Tilcara 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 Coles’ New World - the amazingly imaginative titled account of the Coles’ trip to...the New World. And the Old World. And a bit of Asia.
If, like us, you’ve read any other travel blogs, you’ll know that we’re supposed to “quit our jobs!!!” and “all our friends told us we were crazy!!” and “my mom was crying and saying we’d have our faces sewn onto a soccerball in Mexico..”
Well, not for Aussies. Not uncommon, actually (although we’re not doing the year in the UK thing). Klaire’s a lawyer, so will get a new job no dramas (probably her old one back), I... full info