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Travel Blogs from Buenos Aires
Today we travelled from Santiago to Buenos Aires - surprisingly a very smooth flight with fab views of the Andes for the part I managed to stay awake and super efficient and easy going customs/immigration experience on arrival into BA I already like the feel of BA & look forward to coming back here later in the tour a quick tea & an early …
... had told me. I started to look straight at the men I wanted to dance with. And yes finally it was honored with a tiny nod of the head and a smile from my side and I was one of the women who seemingly random got up and started to walk across the room to find herself embracing a tanguero and dancing away in the tanda (a set of 2-3 dances before changing the partner). Thats the moment when you stand in front of each other. Excited for the dance to begin. Starting to embrace the hands and ...
Buenos Aires is a huge (13 million) electrifying city graced with European architecture, atmospheric neighbourhoods and bustling nightlife. We immersed ourselves in the mixer for 5 days (and nights), and left completely exhausted. BA is a fantastic city.
Here are some of the highlights...
* Nighttime jazz at the intimate Notorious Club.
* Searching for Eva Peron's grave in the beautiful Cementerio de la Recoleta.
* Wandering around Palermo's ...
Buenos aires has felt like a lot of errands. But it's a fun place nonetheless. Day 1 we bought our tickets to uruguay, walked around. At night went to bomba del tiempo. Day 2 we did some more errands. James tom and I got a haircut at a dodgy place called Sandra refers. And I got a manicure too. James was pretty upset with his beard getting clipped but we made sure we made fun ...
... which again is not that late for over here. Slept the
remainder of the next day.
So this is what we have really been getting up to, don’t
believe what you hear from Ms Tonkin’s posts, we are yet to fully experience
this country but it is showing potential and we have a lot of time on our
Back to my Tom Carroll autobiography, we’re having an early
one tonight, home by 1am.