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October 15th 2005
Published: October 18th 2005
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The Obelisk!The Obelisk!The Obelisk!

What a whopper!
We got the weather right and managed to be leaving Colon for Buenos Aries just as it started to rain. Abit annoyed that the taxi we booked from the Hotel to the bus station was pinched from under our noses but never mind!
Turned up at St Nicholas HI hostel in Buenos Aries on Avenida Bartoleme Mitre. Great hostel with comfy dorm beds. Next to a road but as usual I still sleep like a log!
After a brief walk about town, we went on a guided Bicycle tour around the City. this was really good and helped us orientate ourselves too.
Today we went to the grave of Evita, which is situated in a huge cemetary with hundreds of tombs? for famous Argentines.
After this we went to the Evita museum and learned more about her life. Apparently she died of cancer at only 33,but was still loved ..and hated, by millions.
Yesterday morning we also bought tickets for the River Plate, Boca Juniors game on sunday....can´t wait!


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Casa RosadaCasa Rosada
Casa Rosada

Me and the ´Pink Palace´!
High rise BA.High rise BA.
High rise BA.

Canary Wharf still expanding!
The Woman Bridge.The Woman Bridge.
The Woman Bridge.

A sharp woman if ever there was!
Boca StadiumBoca Stadium
Boca Stadium

Home of the Bombadero´s!


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