Posts made in July 15th, 2012

Buenos Aires and beyond…

Posted by on Jul 15, 2012 in The Run Up | 2 comments

I’m sitting cross legged in Buenos Aires. We’re on the hoof, finally! Two pick-up loads of four year’s accumulated stuff from our floating home (77 year old Lista Light, our wooden boat) have been shovelled into the attic and under the wings of our new Uruguayan family, David, Geraldine and Bobby. Feather-light as ever, with nine colossal bags, we zipped on the ferry across el Rio de la Plata from Uruguay to Argentina. Bad timing. We were met by chaos in Retiro; Buenos Aires’ cavernous bus station. The two week winter school holidays have just started and families sat in a deflated...

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