Travel Blogs from La Falda
... street traffic as everywhere else in the city. We tried Mexican food on one occasion. It receives a relatively poor rating from me, but was just reminiscent enough of food back home that it will tide me over another month or so as I wait for something that resembles real Mexican food. We had a quality, authentic steak on two or three occasions.
One night was Dixon´s birthday and we shipped a more upscale than not restaurant in the neighborhood of Retiro, ordering a ...
... I didn't know well...
Nicole, who was finishing her Masters in Peace and Conflict Studies in Francfort,
gave me some advice, especially about what you can't say in the field - for example "conflict
prevention". I put my only shirt on and asked the receptionist to take a kind-of official picture of me, since I wasn't quite sure if the Academy would appreciate one of my ...
... meat today. Felix explained that if you are religous you dont eat meat that particular day.
Sunday We went to gabis sisters house for lunch. Was rice with a mix of seafood, I am not so keen on the seafood, but I did eat it, turns out I wasnt the only one that didnt like it. My grandparents were there and came back to our house for 2nights.
We also ate the sheepmetioned in the last blog , and my host dad had friends over
... to be brought to an end! It becomes one of those times where you think about the atrocities we have all learnt about or, for some, lived through, and asking the usual unanswerable questions about man's inhumanity against man - why??? Since writing about this I met a man whose wife survived these horrors and some of the things he told me just increased the horror and sadness!
I feel that, after that I am almost being disrespectful in my writing ...
On a passé le Réveillon
dans la deuxième plus grande ville d'Argentine, j'insiste bien pour
la suite. Après avoir fait la visite du centre et acheter de la
viande fraiche au marché, On a diné à l'hôtel.
A minuit nous sommes sorti
dans la rue principale et sur la place du centre pour fêter mais
tout était désert. En effet, les argentins font le réveillon en
famille et ne sortent qu' à partir ...