Monthly Archives: February 2014

Adventures in Wine Country

As I left Córdoba to make my way to Mendoza, the principal city of western Argentina and a world-famous wine region, I tried for once to be a prudent traveler and book a hostel in advance of my arrival.  I’d … Continue reading

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Skydiving in Argentina

With the end of my current travel adventure in sight, I realized that it was time to do some serious prioritizing to really squeeze the maximum amount of fun out of my remaining days in Argentina.  I arrived in Córdoba … Continue reading

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Not All Lokis Are Created Equal (Alternate Title: Salta)

After leaving the salt flats and bidding a final farewell to Bolivia, all it took was one horrifying bus ride over a rutty dirt highway, a freezing and rainy two-hour border crossing, a 1.5 km walk with all my belongings … Continue reading

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