Recollecting Recoleta

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6th Dec. 2016 Today we are going to revisit the Recoleta district which we cycled around four years ago. It will be good this time to go at our pace and not be governed by a tour pace. Instead of …

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San Martin’s City

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5th Dec. 2016 We’re not good with shopping malls – especially those decked out with Christmas decorations. As we have no house and 99% of our belongings are in storage, we have learned to do without stuff. We don’t want …

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Don’t Cry For Me Argentina

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4th Dec. 2016 Discovering there were free tours inside the Casa Rosada (of Eva Peron fame and still the Presidential Palace) every weekend and that they included the Presidential Offices, we just had to sign up. Unfortunately, we were a …

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The Last Leg

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3rd Dec. 2016 One final time for us to move on as we fly to Buenos Aires today. We’re a bit sad. Not just because it is nearly time to leave the warmth and sunshine of South America for the …

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Day 100: How Did That Happen?

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Wed. 21st November 2012 Day 100. Its really hard to believe we’ve been away for over 3 months (out of the house for more than 4 months). Equally hard to get head around the fact that we only have another …

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Day 99: On Yer Bike

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Tue. 20th November 2012 We are not sure what to expect today as we have heard that there is to be a massive strike, including transport, services and fuel, today in Buenos Aires (and throughout Argentina), protesting against the economic …

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Day 98: No Mis-Steak

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Mon. 19th November 2012 It was definitely a sleepy start to the day. I didn’t sleep very well for some unknown reason (it isn’t that life is stressful at the minute!) and with the hour change, I was slow to …

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