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Buenos Aires

[mp_row] [mp_span col="12"] With our visit home complete and having successfully missed a couple months of Southern Hemisphere winter, we landed back in Buenos Aires where we would spend the next month enjoying the city and once more try to improve our Spanish skills. We based ourselves in the historic district of San Telmo in…
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Argentina ~ Part 1

[mp_row] [mp_span col="12"] The crossing from Bolivia to Argentina was a smooth process with a moment of humour thrown in. A Bolivian policeman called us in to his office and provided us with (an unnecessary) check out authorization. He then proceeded to ask us for a "little something" for his effort. Sam wasn't sure what…
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Bolivia

[mp_row] [mp_span col="12"] [mp_row][mp_span col="12"] We made our way to the Peruvian border town of Puno and after a brief overnight stay, crossed into Bolivia at Lake Titicaca, the worlds "highest navigable lake" at 3,812 metres. Our first stop in Bolivia was Copacabana, a nice little tourist town on the shores of Lake Titicaca. A great town…
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Peru

[mp_row] [mp_span col="12"] [mp_row][mp_span col="12"] Crossing from Ecuador to Peru once again a simple and friendly process. First stop was at the popular Swiss Wassi, a friendly oasis for overlanders owned by a Peruvian/Swiss couple on a nice stretch of beach in the otherwise very rough and gritty Northwestern Peru. Swiss Wassi provided a nice…
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