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Jan 10, 2007 - Buenos Aires

Wednesday 10th January Wondered around at 8am trying to find a bus but just couldn't work it out and the bus driver drove me to the metro for free (just to get rid of me!) but I couldn't fathom that either so consulted the Lonely Planet and found they that generally the buses are too confusing anyway let alone after a long bus trip (wish I had read that earlier!) so jumped in a taxi. The driver couldn't change the larger note I had soI had to leave him short with my change - not a happy bunny. The Milhouse hostel is in a lovely old...

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Feb 18, 2006 - Buenos Aires (Palermo Viejo Neighborhood)

Hello, This time in Buenos Aires we stayed in the neighborhood of Palermo Viejo. The new name they have given it is Palermo Soho as it is similar in character to Soho in New York. Many, many nice small boutiques and restaurants. The main excitement for day one was a little confusion checking into our room. It was a very hot day and we had booked a nice room with air conditioning. Somehow we ended up getting a closet with no air conditioning. Fortunately after going over a few e-mails we had previously sent back and forth and reviewing their...

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Dec 14, 2005 - Buenos Aires, Argentina

Well, I'm back in Buenos Aires. The team left Rio Pico Monday afternoon, spent the night in Esquel (between Rio Pico and Bariloche) and yesterday, took a bus to Bariloche (5 hours) then 18 hours overnight to Buenos Aires. We are staying here in Buenos Aires tonight, our last night together, before everyone goes back to the States. Tomorrow morning, I'm heading to the airport to pick up my mom who is flying in. I'm excited to see her and see some more of this beautiful country!

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