A weekend filled with fútbol November 24th 2011 This weekend I went to my first Argentine futbol game, Argentina Vs. Bolivia at the River Plate Stadium. I wasn't sure that i wanted to go because soccer isn't really my thing and i didn't want to pay 170 pesos, but I'm so glad that I went. I feel like its one of those experiences that you just can't go without doing while in Argentina.
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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
Hi! I'm 21 years old and studying political science with a minor in environmental studies at the University of California, San Diego. After spending the summer working as a Camp Counselor in San Diego, I'm spending the fall semester/quarter of my senior year in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I'll be back in California at the end of December, only to leave again for Washington D.C. where I will be interning through the UCDC program. After that, I'll finish out my senior year in the spring at UCSD and see where life takes me from there. ... full info