These disappeared people are the ghosts of Argentina, unable to find peace because their whereabouts are still unknown.
We are looking for an escape. Falling in love can be a welcome distraction from the crushing pressure of whatever our “reality” is back home.
Keep a small journal (and pen). I wish I had a journal entry for every place I’ve been, even if it were only a few sentences long, like: “Stayed in a place that those scary movies about Hostels must have been based on. Note: roaches make a weird noise when stepped on barefoot. Airline restrictions on baklava in suitcase??.”
I learned the hard way that some people in South America don’t take too kindly to us hogging the word “American”.
You will be bitten and infected by a bug that will gnaw at you for the rest of your days. So be warned! These are the top 5 reasons you should never ever travel.