As we spent the day exploring Mendoza it was cold and trying to snow (even though Mendoza is a only 700 odd metres high). We scored ourselves some hats and gloves before the day was out as it was obvious that we couldn’t wait any longer to get them without risking frostbite. Mendoza is a … More Mendoza

Border hopping

Puerto Iguazu is only a few kilometres from the tri-border area with Paraguay and Brazil so of course we’ve had to have a little jaunt over the border. Yesterday we went to Paraguay, to the border town of Ciudad del Este. It’s the most chaotic border we´ve ever seen. Goods are cheap in Paraguay so … More Border hopping