57 Days Abroad

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Day 42. Bloqueos (Roadblocks) entre La Paz y Cochabamba

Day 42. Possibly one of the craziest experiences of my life was today. I don’t believe I have ever done something so drastic with such uncertainty. I’ll explain… At 4am this morning, our bus driver pulled over on the side of the road. Next he turned off the bus. We were 2 hours away from […]

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Day 34. Valparaiso Marisco

Day 34. Our original plan today consisted of getting up early to catch a bus tour to Valparaiso, a city an hour west of Santiago on the coast. Well, we woke up too late to ever make that appointment; however, we found out that the tours were on hold due to the recent earthquake and […]

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Day 32. The Awe-Inspiring Andes Mountains

Day 32. 7:35am. Got up and starting getting ready for our departure. After eating some breakfast, we checked out of our hostel and headed for the bus station. Our bus was to leave at 9am on the bus line El Rapido and we were scheduled to arrive in Santiago at 4pm. About an hour after […]

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Day 31. Mendoza and Its Death Traps

Woke up on the bus this morning and an hour later we arrived to Mendoza about 8:30am. The city and its surroundings reminded us a lot of Colorado because the city is on the foothills of the Andes Mountains. The city is on a flat plane right next to sky-scrapping mountains. The bus station was […]

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Day 30. Last Minute Bus Tickets

Day 30. Fugazetta Pizza from Kentucky Pizza has got to be known to destroy peoples’ lives. Packed full of onions and mozzarella cheese standing at nearly 2 inches thick, it’s sure to provide the detoxification your body needs, or something like that. Basically we had that last night and felt the after effects this morning. […]

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Day 22. Procrastination is Bad, etc.

Day 22. For whatever reason, we generally feel that whenever and wherever we want to go is as simple as booking tickets the day of travel. For instance over the past week, we had been scoping out a trip to Iguazu Falls (Google map: Iguazu Falls) and there were about 6 different buses scheduled to […]

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Day 13. Let’s Live in Malas Aires

Day 13. We knew today that we were going to do something big. We have been planning to go to Plata Del Mar for a little while now and today was the day. Tallon found a hotel/hostel for us and Bobie found the transportation times. After getting a few hours of work done, we headed […]

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Day 9. Fix Your Sidewalks BsAs

Day 9. Today was the day that things clicked. From the second we woke up, we were producing results. Starting from this morning, we finally knocked out 3 loads of laundry, made big accomplishments in our personal/client projects, went to meeting and met new Argentine friends. Hard to describe, but it all finally clicked, like […]

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