Wrapping Up Buenos Aires March 22nd 2012 Now that I am home and rested a bit, I wanted to go back and wrap up my time in Buenos Aires. As I wrote in my previous blog, I had a bit of a melt down at being back in the crowded city. It was oppressively hot and humid when I arrived in BA. My hotel was in San Telmo area, an old section of the city with a lot of history. Unfortunately, they did not have an adapter for my electrical devices. The ... 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
Well, through good timing and lots of luck, I am about to hit the skies again. It has been far too long since my last journey. As much as I love going to visit my family each year, the act of heading to the airport and climbing on a plane back home lacks the edge, excitement and the element of the unknown that a trip abroad brings. Exotic sights, people and food await me in Egypt and Jordon. Wait just a little longer my friends, I am on my way.
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