Now here’s someone I would have undoubtedly been swooning over had I been a teen or young adult in the mid-60s. Luis Aguilé was an Argentine singer and songwriter, with the bulk of his recording career taking place throughout the 60s and 70s. 609 more words
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Do you want to find a Neo-Gothic chapel half destroyed in the middle of an overgrown forest, hidden in a dark recess of the wet pampas? 436 more words
The amazing architect bird from South America: "The oven bird": the legend, the song & the poem. "El hornero" asombroso arquitecto sudamericano: la leyenda, la canción y el poema.
The rufous hornero (Furnarius rufus) is a medium-sized ovenbird in the family Furnnariidae It occurs in eastern South America, and is the national bird in Argentina. 2,410 more words
Panting for breath in the high altitude of La Paz in Bolivia, which seemed to verge on the chaotic with strikes, blockades, enormous protests and heavily armed troops and police everywhere, I made a break for it and descended a few thousand metres to Salta in northern Argentine which was pleasant and warm, even when I arrived at night after a fairly lengthy bus, train, and three more buses, the last of which was stopped by a military style roadblock just outside Jujuy. 1,944 more words