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Posted by Tim and Jessica on Mar 1, 2004
Places We've Been: Argentina
The following are stories written about our travels in Argentina. You can find stories set in other countries by returning to Places We've Been.
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Posted by Tim on May 20, 2005
Little Things
Let's say you've been dreaming of this trip for years. More than that, actually. Let's say that whether you knew it or not, you've been dreaming of this trip for most of your life.
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Posted by Jessica on May 18, 2005
Two Sick Hedgehogs
Although one might deduce Buenos Aires has caused all of our illnesses, in doing so, one would also fail miserably in the section of the SAT where they test syllogisms. (Remember those? X leads to A, so A must lead to X? Yeah, I don't remember them either.)
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Posted by Tim on May 18, 2005
Patagonian Anecdotes
Among the wildlife you can see on the peninsula is the armadillo: they’re everywhere, absolutely adorable and a lot hairier than you might expect. One of them had evidently run across Stuart’s path, so he had fired up his camera and chased after it.
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Posted by Tim on May 12, 2005
Five Days in Puerto Madryn
The penguins were as amazing as we'd hoped. There were over one hundred thousand of them at Punta Tombo (being the largest colony outside of Antarctica), walking all around us. They were molting, and it seemed that some of them were allergic to their feathers: everywhere we were surrounded by the sounds of penguins sneezing. It was adorable.
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Posted by Tim on May 9, 2005
The Orcas of Peninsula Valdes
There's a place in Argentina called Peninsula Valdes. The killer whales there do something that they don't do anywhere else.
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