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A couple weeks ago Lorena, my Italian friend and I went on a little trip to Central Argentina. We camped in a National Park near Cordoba. The trip was AMAZING and we saw many cool things. The highlight of our trip was seeing the condors in the gorge. For those who do not know condors are the largest flying birds in the world. They weigh up to 26lbs, have a wingspan of 6-9ft and can soar in the air for hours ...
... day vs night. Let’s go conquer this charming city then.
Sunday night I would have expected no so many people around… wrong! This city is full of people, vibes and energy every moment of the day/night and every day of the year. Cordoba is the university city of Argentina so there are students everywhere, anytime and it gives to the city a special atmosphere and “a lot of stuff” going on. The center can be seen in one afternoon but ...
... told about Evita and that they loved her and shown a detention centre. Here people were kidnapped and just generally made to disappear all due to political differences. This particular detention centre was underneath a police station and the only reason it was found was because a few survivors could remember hearing cheering from the stadium. They then said they had a bathroom in the underground section they were held hostage and the policeman said there ...
... home to several
catherals + churches, each one as nice + as extravagant as the next!
Argentina is a massive catholic country + possible even more so now with
the new pope! His face is on every magazine! People even wear badges
with his face on them! Brilliant! That night the hostel put on Meatloaf +
rice, really tasty! We decided to hit the town tonight! We had read
there is a really good street full of bars, so we hit for there! We
... were executed, alot of student protestors.
There were hiking tours and mountain biking etc that we could have done around Cordoba but we figured that we had seen alot of similar scenery before and felt like we would rather save money for our next stops.
We went to the city park and got followed home by a stray dog that waited 5 minutes outside ...