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The Shassian's Excellent Argentinian Adventure

We traveled to Buenos Aires and Iguazu Falls to visit with our son, Danny, who is studying in BA for a semester. With side trips to Colonia, Uruguay and the Tigre Delta, we had an action packed week of sightseeing and adventure. Enjoy our trip photos!!

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This is Devil\'s Throat...
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Pam Shassian
Our only plan today was to meet Danny's host family for lunch, so we spent the morning wandering around the Rose Garden in Palermo Park. Danny insisted that we try the A Line of the Subte, with it's …
Ziplining above the forest canopy at Iguazu Falls
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Pam Shassian
Early this morning we were driven to Tigre, where we met one of the 3 owners of El Dorado Kayaking, for a fun day on the water. After a short motorboat ride to their cabin, we were told the history …
Smiling externally, and saying my prayers internally!
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Pam Shassian
We relaxed this morning and met up with Danny at the hotel. We planned to meet Jose at Theatro Colon, where we hoped to take a tour of this beautiful Opera House, but when we arrived at 1pm, we were …
Zipline at Iguazu
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Pam Shassian
Danny had classes all day, so Don and I took the 1 hour Ferry over to Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay, where we met our guide, Fabian. He grew up in Colonia and gave us the luxury tour of this quaint …
Then on to Ziplining...practice makes perfect!
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Pam Shassian
After a fantastic continental breakfast buffet at The Savoy (the croissants were to die for!!), we met our guide, Jose, and he took us by car on a city tour of all the neighborhood highlights, …
Brian was next
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Pam Shassian
Today we packed up for our late afternoon flight back to BA, but had one more side trip planned: to visit the Wanda Mines, where Amethyst and Quartz are mined. We had a terrific local guide who took …
Look out below...Danny on the way down
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Pam Shassian
Today we visited the Falls with Celia as our guide. It was a beautiful sunny day, and our first stop was Devil's Throat by way of a Disney-like train ride, then a rather long walk across a 5' wide …
Our Iguazu adventure began with rappelling
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Pam Shassian
We were met at the Puerto Iguazu airport by Celia, our wonderful guide for the duration of our visit there. We drove to the Iguazu Jungle Lodge and unpacked in our lovely family suite, including a …
Iguazu Jungle Lodge...gorgeous!
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Pam Shassian
This morning our adventure officially began when the 3 of us (Don, myself and Brian, our oldest son) landed at EZE in Buenos Aires. Unfortunately,our flight landed over an hour late, and consequently …

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