North West Argentina - A Rocky Palette September 30th 2014 North Western Argentina sits in the corner where Chile meets Bolivia. It is a small corner of a big country.
Heading South through Bolivia, we met many travelers who extolled the beauty of this part of the world, so we decided to add it to our itinerary as we were in the area.
We crossed the border into Argentina at La Quiaca and some differences from Bolivia were immediately appar ... read more
South America » Argentina » Salta » Salta 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