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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 Jun 8, 2005
Happy Accidents, Part 2
We were about half-way there when we started to hear it: music, quiet and distant, floating to us from somewhere up ahead. As we walked, it got nearer, louder, and more familiar. We were mystified, trying to figure out what it could be.
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Posted by Jessica on Jun 8, 2005
Happy Accidents, Part 1
Happy Accidents are those, well, accidents that happen without warning or without intention, but that which bring about a better result, a happier result, than you may have even imagined possible. It’s the “if that hadn’t happened then this wouldn’t have happened and I would have missed out” sort of thing.
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Posted by Tim on May 30, 2005
Iguazu Falls
We had the boat almost to ourselves: it was just us, the driver, the guide, and one other couple. After taking us thrillingly close to several of the cascades, the boat was launched, as promised, directly into some of them. We were drenched from head to toe. It was wonderful.
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Posted by Jessica on May 30, 2005
Fast Forward
We’ve decided to fast-forward the website back to present (or nearly present) day. So rather than telling tales from several weeks ago, we’re going to start telling tales about what’s happening now. (And by “now” I totally mean “now, plus or minus a week or so.”)
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Posted by Tim on May 21, 2005
On Friendships
Every new place, it's the same feeling. It feels like the first day of school. But once you stick out your hand and introduce yourself, you discover that the question "So, how long have you been travelling?" will usually turn into a two-hour conversation.
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