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Jul 27, 2006 - Stop crying Buenos Aires - were back!!! ..for the footie

Were back - big sigh of relief. We want to shout it from the rooftops. I want to stand on the balcony of the Casa Rosada and take in the applause from an admiring crowd. Dont get me wrong, its not that we didnt enjoy Patagonia, far from it we loved it. Its just that for a while there we thought we were going to end up with all the other fossils stuck forever at the end of the world. Its probably because we were so relieved that we let our guard down and got ripped off by the taxi driver on the way from the Omnibus station to our old hotel...

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Jul 26, 2005 - Aerolineas Argentinas...bastardas - Argentina

Today we got a cab to the airport and queued up to check in for our flight to Buenos Aires, that was supposed to leave at 1pm. At the desk they took our bags and vaguely explained that some earlier flights had been cancelled, and it was not yet definite if our flight was going to happen at all, as there were no pilots and mechanics available due to an current strike. Hours came and went... and over 7hrs later we boarded our intended flight at half past 6 at night. We got to Buenos Aires at 8:30pm, having missed our intended flight to...

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