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December 2nd 2010
Published: December 4th 2010
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We wandered around Retiro this morning - transport hub where trains, buses, ferries and subway converge. Nice parks and some interesting buildings.

Staff at Art Factory Hostel ($13/night) are great and the art work is impressive but the floor so badly termite damaged that we were in constant fear of falling through and the broken glass, tack and nail in the shower stalls will not be missed.

Funniest taxi to the airport... Cars drive on the opposite side of the road over here and it can be a little disconcerting sitting in the passenger seat especially when every driver subscribes to the Wayneo school of
thought (road markings and speed signs are clearly "guidelines only") so as the driver was putting bags in the boot Wayne headed to the driver's seat out of habit. The taxi driver thought this was "muy loco" so he put Wayne's acubra on and proceeded to laugh hysterically all the way to the airport in between helping me with my Spanish and pointing out all the important sights.

Flight to Iguazu delayed a few hours and having trouble getting Buquebus website to make any sense so not sure we will be able to get to Uraguay Saturday - we will see.




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4th December 2010

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5th December 2010
PB300081

Hello... do you read this ... over?
G'Day Cobbers! Hows it garn? I miss you all & I LOVE this art that you a flaying online for our viewing pleasure. Kisses & hugs to Yall & dont git any mozzie bites.... PS: What was the story with that poor barstard Moon Bear in the photo on Niccy J'S facebook piccies... He looked like some kinda prisoner of war????? Humans can be ugly at times..... Love Love Love. xoxox
5th December 2010
PB300083

WOW!
Looks so rich! Even the door looks deep & rich! These colours are amazing! .... x

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