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I am always on the road, always trying to observe and always facinated with my surroundings. I love adventure and luck, both good and bad.

  • Hometown

    Lopez Island, WA, USA

  • Location now

    Buenos Aires

  • Work published

    www.narconews.com, Islands Sounder, Cipher, COS

  • Travel philosophy

    Be an ambassador of your homeland wherever you are.

  • Craziest place

    India, Colombia, New Orleans

  • Bizarre experience

    Witnessing the trance induced self mutilation of the Thai pu-sam festival in Malaysia.

  • Advice

    Always keep an open mind.

  • Dream destination

    Antarctica, back to India, Peru

  • Traveled before

    Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina, Thailand, Malaysia, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Morocco, Western Europe, Greece, throughout the USA

  • Going next


Shawn O'Bryant's Guide Book Entries


  • Safety

    May 15, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Resistencia is a safe little town that has recently engaged in an aggressive campaign to "reclaim" public areas from the ......

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  • Getting Around

    Apr 10, 2008 - Corrientes, Argentina

    Note: Calle Yrigoyen is also spelled Irigoyen. The local bus service in Corrientes is dizzyingly complicated. Colectivo 103B ($0.45) or ......

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  • Pizzeria San Luis

    Apr 07, 2008 - Córdoba, Argentina

    The best deal in town, Pizzeria San Luise has a very limited menu of Pizza and Lomitos but the value ......

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  • Resistencia

    May 15, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Resistencia, \"The City of Sculptures,\" is just a baby in comparison to many other cities in Argentina. Founded in 1878, ......

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  • Corrientes

    Mar 27, 2008 - Corrientes, Argentina

    Corrientes, the capital city of the province of the same name, has a long and rich history, dating back to ......

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  • Rosario

    Mar 20, 2008 - Rosario, Argentina

    The city of Rosario is located about 300 kilometers (186 mi) northwest of Buenos Aires and despite being the second ......

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  • Hotel Sahara Atech

    Jun 12, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Hotel Sahara Atech is located near the corner of Plaza 25 de Mayo, so its location is as central as ......

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  • Hotel Alfil

    Jun 12, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Hotel Alfil is located a bit further from the Plaza 25 de Mayo than other locations but it is still ......

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  • Residencial Illia

    Jun 12, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Residencial Illia is budget accommodation that is a bit nondescript, but isn\'t too dodgy. To find the reception, head to ......

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  • But M

    Jun 12, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    But M is a trendy, hip and new establishment. Bar, restaurant and pool hall, this is definitely the hot place ......

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  • Don Angelos

    Jun 12, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Don Angelos is a classic local dive. Serving up pastas, burgers and typical meat dishes, this place gives you your ......

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  • Pizzería San José

    Jun 12, 2008 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Pizzería San José is a nice café which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Along with hot meals, good coffee can ......

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  • Museo Tradicional De Artesanías Folclóricas

    Apr 07, 2010 - Corrientes, Argentina

    Right on the corner of the Plaza you can find the Museo Tradicional de Artesanías Folclóricas, which is located in ......

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  • Parque 2 De Febrero

    Apr 05, 2010 - Resistencia, Argentina

    Parque 2 de Febrero is a shady public space with plenty of facilities for all kinds of recreation. If you ......

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  • Teatro del Libertador

    Apr 01, 2008 - Córdoba, Argentina

    In 1891 under a different name the Teatro del Libertador San Martín first opened its doors and ushered in the ......

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  • Tecom Viajes

    Apr 03, 2008 - Córdoba, Argentina

    Tecom Viajes is a smaller office but often has shorter lines. Plenty of destinations, tours around the city and tours ......

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  • Nativo Viajes

    Apr 03, 2008 - Córdoba, Argentina

    Nativo Viajes is located right on the corner of Plaza San Martín and offers anything a traveller might need including ......

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  • Shopping in Pinamar

    Feb 13, 2008 - Pinamar, Argentina

    Shopping is definitely a major activity in Pinamar. Throughout the center stretching along Avenida del Libertador and Jorge Bunge you ......

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  • Galleria Bond Street

    Jan 15, 2008 - Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    The Galleria Bond Street, located at 1670 Av. Santa Fe, is not a shopping center for the square. The multi-level ......

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  • Shopping for Anti-Establishment Gear

    Jan 09, 2008 - Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    The Galleria Bond Street, located at 1670 Avenida Santa Fe, is not a shopping center for the square. The multi-level ......

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