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Patagonia Baby!

ARGENTINA | Monday, 21 Oct 2019 | By mtmmeyer | Views [14]

I arrived in El Calafate yesterday and almost immediately went to explore the nature reserve that I thought Juan Paulo, the front desk clerk, said was fifteen minutes away.  I love a Latin accent but it does lead to misunderstandings sometimes. ... Read more >

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Photos: Perito Moreno Glacier

ARGENTINA | Monday, 21 Oct 2019 | By mtmmeyer | Photo Gallery

Original pics not as blue as they might appear
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Mad About Madison

USA | Saturday, 19 Oct 2019 | By graynomadsusa | Views [18]

MADISON IS THE FIRST OF MY FRIENDS’ GRANDKIDS we have ever met—Paul and Noreen’s are already approaching adulthood, Rod and Lois’s are solidly entrenched in New Jersey and we will all be long buried before Frank’s daughters ... Read more >


Photos: Recoleta Cemetary

ARGENTINA | Friday, 18 Oct 2019 | By mtmmeyer | Photo Gallery


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Photos: Recoleta

ARGENTINA | Friday, 18 Oct 2019 | By mtmmeyer | Photo Gallery

Barrio North of Centro Historico
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Shall we Dance?

ARGENTINA | Thursday, 17 Oct 2019 | By mtmmeyer | Views [23]

Tonight I went to my first tango lesson.  Admittedly, I was hindered by the running shoes I was wearing.  It really does require heals to do the female steps properly.  As I was the only beginner in the group, the pace was a little fast.... Read more >

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Yerba Mate

ARGENTINA | Thursday, 17 Oct 2019 | By mtmmeyer | Views [26]

As it is another rainy day and alas my hostel's tour was cancelled...again, Luciana, the hostel's cultural attache, offered to teach me all about Yerba Mate (pronounced Cherba matay).  Drinking yerba mate is an Argentinian past-time that is taken ... Read more >


Photos: Centro Historico

ARGENTINA | Wednesday, 16 Oct 2019 | By mtmmeyer | Photo Gallery


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Our first “little” weekend in the 7th biggest city in the world.

BRAZIL | Wednesday, 16 Oct 2019 | By margitpirsch | Views [49]

Note: world nomads won’t let me insert any links or photos right now....I will try later... October 14th. Somehow we landed us a WarmShower gig at a retired university professor with his wife and her momma.  Riding up from the ... Read more >


Haoles in Hawaii

USA | Tuesday, 15 Oct 2019 | By graynomadsusa | Views [33]

MORE THAN 9 MILLION HAOLES  LIKE US visit Oahu each year.  They come for the sun and the surf.  For Pearl Harbor and Diamond Head.  And for many, a week in Waikiki is the beginning of a life together.  For others it's the ... Read more >