A friend and I had signed up to help with a research project on penguin feeding in the Patagonia region of Argentina last fall but it fell through because the activity level was too rigorous for me. We were really disappointed for a few minutes, until we decided to go anyway (everything was paid for) and take a couple of […]
I am not going to attempt a long essay on Argentinian politics. I wouldn’t even attempt to do so on US politics. But we did have the opportunity to experience some of the political excitement first hand ear. I first found out that there was a presidential election when I was having a late lunch on Saturday (because it is […]
As we were walking around Buenos Aries, we stepped inside this church for some quiet reflection.
Yes, we had yet another change in plans. We thought we had changed the new hotel room for tonight instead of tomorrow so we could go to Iguazu Falls for an extra night. When we arrived this morning at the new hotel they didn’t have the change and were full for the night. We were without a room – so […]
I have really enjoyed my time in Buenos Aries. Because of a drastic change in plans (originally Lynn and I were going to help with penguin research near Trelew, Argentina) we have had extra days in Buenos Aries. I stayed in two different hotels in very different neighborhoods and we took a city bus tour in addition to doing some […]