It was quite lovely sitting outside on the patio at Tito's, under the shade, watching the beautiful ladies walk by. It didn't take long for me to notice that compared to Chile, so far Argentina is a lot more like Spain :)
I was tempted to check out the shoes in a store next to Tito's, because they appeared to employ the most-beautiful shoe salesgirl in Argentina. But given that the place only sold women's shoes, she'd probably give me a weird look if I went in there asking to try on a pair of 4" stilettos ...
A perfect evening January 7th 2009 Geo: -32.8927, -68.8331Another bad sleep, as we were up WAY early for the bus to Mendoza this morning. No time for breakfast at the hotel, but I snagged a napolitana and ham/cheese empanada at the bus station, and a rollito, a bit like a pain au chocolat, but glazed, and filled with jam. Kinda bad, but the empanadas were alright. Off to Argentina today! It was a beautiful drive through the ... read more
South America » Argentina » 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