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466-Green Door – Buenos Aires, Argentina

have searched for years to find this place. This is the infamous “Green Door.” Unfortunately it was locked so I was not able to see what was “Behind the Green Door.” It was across the street from our hotel in [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

465-Graveyard – Buenos Aires, Argentina

La Recoleta Cemetery is a cemetery located in the Recoleta neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. It contains the graves of notable people, including Eva Perón, presidents of Argentina, Nobel Prize winners, the founder of the Argentine Navy and a granddaughter [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

464-Evita – Buenos Aires, Argentina

Eva Peron was an iconic figure in Argentine history here rise and subsequent fall from power was illustrated in the Broadway show and movie “Evita.” The pink house in the photos is the place where she stood on the balcony [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

463-Guards – Buenos Aires, Argentina

I caught these guards marching from their duty of guarding the royal palace. They were the equivalent of the British guards. I think they were looking for a Starbucks after their standing at attention session.  Argentine guards. British guards. [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

462-Tango – Buenos Aires, Argentina

Since Tango is the dance of love, I couldn’t miss a chance get wrapped up with a street Tango dancer. This was in the La Boca area of Buenos Aires. Headlines: “Tourist get arrested in Buenos Aires.” I swear I [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

461-Slums – Buenos Aires, Argentina

There is an interesting area near the airport that has been taken over by poor people. It initially was a large empty field. Poor people came in and began building ramshackle housing out of any materials they could find. Once [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

460-Sleeping Kid – Buenos Aires, Argentina

I found this kid asleep at a Buenos Aires street market. His parents were selling drums and shirts. Dreaming of playing soccer. [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

459-Shows – Buenos Aires, Argentina

We were walking in Buenos Aires and discussing what Tango show we wanted to attend. I saw this billboard and said “Hey what about this show?” Further investigation revealed there were no women in this show. The second billboard I [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

458-Senor Tango – Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentina is the Tango capital of the world and of course we had to see some world class Tango. We went to “Senor Tango” which was a history of the Tango from the early slave days all the way to [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

457-Praying – Buenos Aires, Argentina

I thought I would take a moment to ask forgiveness for my evil ways, but in the midst of my solitude and introspection, I was raided by the Devil himself – Mark. You will go to Hell for that Mark. [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina