... Argentina
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Toby and Sarena didn't really know what to expect from Argentina before visiting. What they found was a country of culture, style, immense beauty. Plus it was extremely cheap which is always a bonus. Such a huge country would take years to discover so Toby and Sarena concentrated on some of the more unique aspects of Argentina...

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Argentina Stats:
Size:2,800,000 sq km
Population: 37,000,000
Capital: Buenos Aires

Days spent in Argentina: 17
Images in Diary: 41

Useful Links:
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...Americas Highest Mountain
Just over the border from Chile in the middle of the Andes lies Aconcagua the Highest mountain in the Americas. Toby wasn't quite prepared to climb it but managed to take a short walk of the main highway to the base of the mountain for some great views and much needed fresh air. read diary

 

...Tango in Buenos Aires
The Argentineans are very proud of their form of dance. So much so that you can not escape it in the very cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires. Deciding to join in this culture Toby and Sarena dressed up in their best jeans and t-shirts for a ritzy night out at a show and dinner. The Dancing was totally amazing and un believable that they all got away with no serious injury. read diary

...City of the Dead
Just to feed Sarena's morbid fascinations. Buenos Aires socialite cemetery was paid a visit. This massive mausoleum to The country's rich and famous is a must. The thousands of crypts and tombs would actually take days to look at individually. The cemetery is even the resting place of Eva Peron (Evita). read diary

 

...Jungle time at Iguazu Falls
One of the Natural wonders of the earth. Iguazu falls is a breath taking must for anyone visiting South America. lying on the Argentina / Paraguay and Brazil border this jungle wonder would make any aspiring tarzan feel at home. It comes complete with Monkeys, Pumas, Jaguars and anteaters! It is also one of the most impressive places Toby and Sarena have visited since traveling.read diary

Itinerary
Menodza 14-Sep-2003 to 18-Sep-2003
Buenos Aires 19-Sep-2003 to 22-Sep-2003
Tigre 22-Sep-2003 to 24-Sep-2003

...and then we popped into Uruguay >

Colon 29-Sep-2003 to 30-Sep-2003
Puerto Iguazu 01-Oct-2003 to 03-Oct-2003

...and then went to Brazil>

ENGLAND - RUSSIA - MONGOLIA - CHINA - NEPAL/TIBET - INDIA - SINGAPORE - AUSTRALIA - NEW ZEALAND - FIJI - FRENCH POLYNESIA - EASTER ISLAND - CHILE - ARGENTINA - URUGUAY - BRAZIL - PERU - ECUADOR - U.S.A - SPAIN - ENGLAND
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