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The Top 10 Reasons to Visit Argentina
The country attracts thousands of visitors every year. Here are ten reasons you should be one of them, including food and wine, shopping, and festivals.
Argentina Travel: Score Tickets to a Boca...
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Have an Awesome Weekend in Buenos Aires with...
If you only have one weekend in Buenos Aires, this is a terrific itinerary to hit up the best Buenos Aires museums, attractions, and tours.
The Top 10 Things to Do While Visiting Buenos...
The capital city of Argentina, Buenos Aires, has so many things to offer it may be hard to decide where to begin. Here are the top ten things you should plan on doing while in this dynamic city.
Leather Shopping in Buenos Aires
Shopping, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Leather, Wallets, Purses, handbags, boots
Music Festivals in Argentina
Whether it's jazz, folk, dance, rock, or classical - there is a music festival in Argentina to suit your tastes. Check out these yearly music festivals held in Argentina.
Why You Should Visit the Buenos Aires Official...
A great resource for travelers, Buenos Aires’ website highlights the South American city’s events, festivals, landmarks, and tourist sites.
Fernet
Many young men in Argentina consider Fernet and Coke the national drink. This bitter, Italian produced, liquor is mixed with coke and enjoyed over ice. The liquor has an interesting story and history in Argentina.
The 10 Best Places to Ski in Argentina
While things heat up in the Northern Hemisphere, snow starts to fall all over the Argentina coast. With school's out for summer break, it's a perfect time to hit the slopes. Ski resorts are ready for those seeking winter-time fun - whether expert slopers or bunny-hill beginners. Here are some of the hot spots for cold sports in Argentina.
Monday to Thursday in Buenos Aires
There are many things to do during the week in Buenos Aires. This sample weekday itinerary for Buenos Aires is just one take on the many different ways you can explore the sites and activities of Buenos Aires. These daily activities were put together with efficiency in mind, so you can spend your time enjoying rather than traveling to and fro across the city. Enjoy!
Guides to Parillas in Buenos Aires
Parilla, simply, is the word for a steak house. Argentina has the world's second highest consumption rate of beef, at 55 kg a year per capita. Given this taste for carne, it is no surprise that there are many parillas in Buenos Aires and beyond. Use these guides to help you find the best one.
Alfajores
Alfajores are ever present in Argentina. The sweet cookie sandwiches come in many varieties wrapped and in the candy section of convenience stores, just baked and displayed in pastry shop windows, or on menus in cafes.
Interactive Public Transporation Map of Buenos...
Save Money - Take the Bus! Taxi fares increased significantly in 2011 and may continue to do so in the
Men’s Clothing Stores in Buenos...
Buenos Aires shopping men men's clothing Palermo Viejo ropas para hombres
Tango Shops, Dinosaur Tours and More in Argentina
Buenos Aires, Walking Tours, Evita, Shopping, La Bamba
Sexy Looks For Tango
tango, clothing, Buenos Aires, Argentina, shopping
Tigre Amusement Park - Parque de la Costa
Parque de la Costa is great for those family vacationers looking for something kids can enjoy close to the often adult-oriented city of Buenos Aires.
Travel to El Chaltén, Patagonia
El Chaltén , Patagonia draws many visitors to its towering mountains, camping spots, cabins , and small
What Weather Can You Expect in Argentina in July?
July is one of the coldest months in the Southern Hemisphere. Here is an overview of popular destinations in Argentina listed from warmest to coldest.
Concert Venues in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires is one of the top stops for bands touring in South America. The city has many terrific concert halls to accommodate the wide range of musicians, local and international, of every kind of music imaginable. Find out which venue is which, where they are located, and what bands have played there in the past.
7 Great Hostels in San Telmo, Buenos Aires
A description of 7 great hostels of the many that have been popping up in San Telmo. This oldest barrio in Buenos Aires has a lot to offer visitors including tango shows, parillas, clubs, parties, and its famous San Telmo Fair on Sunday afternoons. Backpackers and budget travelers have many options when looking for hostels in San Telmo.
Teatro Colón - Buenos Aires Opera House
The Teatro Colón is a historical monument of Argentina. Find out more about the theater’s shows, ticket prices, tours, and contact information.
Francis Mallmann - Argentina's Firey Chef
Francis Mallmann is one of the most famous chefs in South America. After years of serving French haute cuisine to wealthy Argentines, Mallmann was drawn back to his Patagonian roots - where fire and ash are preferred over polished steel and propane. Find out more about Mallmann's techniques, books, and restaurants.
Football De Tours - Soccer Tours in Buenos Aires
Football Tours: Many travelers coming to Buenos Aires want to experience the very Argentine tradition
Hostels in Recoleta
There are many fancy hotels located in upscale Recoleta. However, if you are a budget traveler or backpacker, there are some hostels in Recoleta that you can choose from as well. Here is a listing of the few hostels in Recoleta.
Karaoke Bars in Buenos Aires
Looking to sing your heart out at a karaoke club in buenos aires? Karaoke clubs are called canto clubs in Argentina. There are only a few, and mostly open on the weekends. However, if you want to get your fill of karaoke singing in Buenos Aires, here are a few spots.
Best Buenos Aires Events Websites
There's a lot buzzing in Buenos Aires and it can be quite the task to keep up with all of it. Some websites are devoted to the club scene while others are up to date on cultural events around the city. This list of events websites gives you all the spots to find out the latest on all the different Buenos Aires scenes.
Fileteado Porteño
Once you make note of the artistic style known as filieteado porteños, you can't help but see it everywhere in Buenos Aires. This highly stylized art grew up alongside another classic of Argentine culture, the tango. This iconographic set of shapes, colors, and lines is one of those things you'll enjoy best right in the city of its origin.
Gualeguaychu: Argentina’s National...
Gualeguaychu is home to Argentina's National Carnival, a six week extravaganza of feathers, sequins and tanned, dancing bodies, only a few hours away from Buenos Aires.
10 Things Beer Lovers Can Do in Argentina
Festivals, drinking groups, microbreweries, and other beer related activities will keep the beer lover very busy when visiting Argentina. Find out about groups like Hash House Harriers, festivals celebrating brew such as Oktoberfest near Cordoba, and the old fashioned Pub Crawl in Buenos Aires.
Buenos Aires Hotels
Stylish Romance in the Most Popular Tourist Neighborhoods
Fantastic Wine Tours in Mendoza
The embarrassment of riches that is Mendoza’s wine country offers winery tours by bike, bus, car, or hired driver. You can mix in some olive oil tasting, asado (barbeque), chocolate, fishing, and adventure along the way. Here are just a few of the noted wine tours in a region that supplies nearly two-thirds of Argentina’s wine.
5 Excellent Jazz Clubs in Buenos Aires
Jazz is growing in popularity every year in Argentina. Here are a few distinguished jazz clubs in Buenos Aires, including Notorious, Boris, and Thelonius.
Jewish Cultural Sites in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jewish history, Kosher, AMIA, Israel
Casa Mun: Asian Closed Door Dining Experience
Casa Mun is an up and coming puerta cerrada (closed door) restaurant in Buenos Aires. Open on Friday and Saturday nights, with limited seating, Chef Mun offers an eclectic mix of dishes inspired by Korean, Chinese, Californian, and Argentine cuisine.
Catedral Metropolitana
With the new Pope Francis I in Rome coming from Buenos Aires, Catedral Metropolitana is the perfect place to start to see how the city influenced his religious journey to the head of the Catholic Church.
Eco-Yoga Park
Eco-Yoga Park just outside of Buenos Aires offers day or weekend trips and volunteering programs for travelers looking to practice yoga and meditation, learn and work on an organic farm and help extend their travel budget. The park offers delicious vegetarian food at its restaurant and a gaggle of like minded travelers. It's a great retreat for the mind, body, and spirit.
Teatro Ciego - Blind Theater
Teatro Ciego offers a blind theater experience in a completely darkened room. The show offers a gourmet dinner and wine, eaten in the pitch black, followed by a show of songs and sensory experiences.
Mendoza, Argentina
Mendoza travel and tourism is booming. The source of 70% of Argentina wines, Mendoza offers excellent wine tourism. However, there's more to this region that just vino. Culture, adventure, nature, sports, spas and more draw thousands of visitors every year. Find out the when, where, and what of Mendoza in this article.
Popular Neighborhoods In Buenos Aires
Every barrio in Buenos Aires has its own personality and unique aspects that make it special. Some offer a local and unpretentious porteno charm while others are shined up and presented as a best food forward to tourists ready to explore. These barrios: Puerto Madero, Recoleta, Palermo, San Telmo, Centro, Monserrat, and La Boca are the latter.
5 Things to do in Tigre
Tigre is just an hour's train ride outside of Buenos Aires.
Cluny
Going strong since its opening in May of 2004, Cluny has become one of the top spots for elegant dinners and relaxed lunching with friends. Foodie and blogger, Vina Rathbone offers up delicious descriptions for this restaurant located in the heart of Buenos Aires' hip barrio, Palermo Soho.
Puerto Madero Neighborhood Profile
Puerto Madero has benefited from massive in-flows of private investment to build up this once dilapidated wharf. Now, Puerto Madero offers a beautiful stretch of cobble-stone walkway alongside newly sprung office buildings, ritzy restaurants, cafes, and yachts bobbing along the water.
Spanish Schools in Buenos Aires
There are many Spanish schools in Buenos Aires, each a little different. This article gives insight into the per hour cost, special activities, class sizes, and vibe of schools in their own words. Find out which Spanish language school is right for you.
Asado
Argentina is the largest consumer of beef per capital than any other country in the world. The asado, a traditional event of cooking meat, is a mainstay of the Argentine culture.
Camera or iPhone A New Way to See and...
Foto Ruta Tours, photography, iPhone, tours, Buenos Aires, camera safety, Becky Hayes, Jocelyn Mandryk
1884
A review of 1884 Francis Mallmann's Restaurant. The famed Argentine chef has opened a restaurant in the wine region of Mendoza, Argentina that offers up rustic and delicious dishes cooked using fire, cast-iron, and ash. Some say it's the best restaurant in South America. Find out if the hype is worth it in this review of 1884.
Juanele - Great Resource for Buenos Aires Art...
Juanele is an organization in Buenos Aires that promotes, supports, and creates art in Buenos Aires. It's colorfully painted headquarters is home to eclectic events including a closed door restaurant, story telling events, live music, artists-in-residence, and more.
Famed Argentine Children’s Book...
Ricardo Liniers Children's Books Argentina The Big Wet Balloon Buenos Aires for Kids
7 Great Hostels in Iguazu Falls, Argentina
Iguazu Falls, on the border of Argentina and Brazil, is a finalist in the competition to name the New 7 Natural Wonders of the World and for very good reason. There are many four and five star hotels ready to welcome guests from all over the world. These can be found in this article: Top 8 Places to Stay at Iguazu Falls. For those looking for less fancy accommodations, there are several hostels located on the Argentina side of Iguazu Falls. Here are seven of them:
5 Cabins in El Chalten, Patagonia
El Chalten, Patagonia draws thousands of visitors a year looking for hiking, trekking, and camping adventures. However, after all of that activity, you've got to sleep sometime. Here is a list of 5 terrific cabins in El Chalten, Patagonia, Argentina
Time Out Buenos Aires - Travel Magazine
Time Out Buenos Aires is written by local experts, giving travels the latest information about the best things to do, eat, drink, and see in a city that's always on. It's filled with both serious and cheeky articles, excellent restaurant reviews, clubs, events, and more. Get the scoop on what's inside its covers, its website, and the free iPhone app it offers up to tech-loving travelers.
Palermo Neighborhood Profile
The Palermo neighborhood in Buenos Aires is the largest in the city. So large, various parts have been labeled into names like Palermo Chico and Palermo Viejo, which have subdivisions of their own. Given its size, it is not surprising that it houses many of Buenos Aires' top attractions. Several important museums, such as the Evita Museum, as well as green spaces, like the Japanese and Botanical gardens, are just a few.
Delta Unplugged ~ A Perfect Day Trip Exploring...
Delta Unplugged offers a terrific day of exploration along the Tigre Delta, just a short train ride from Buenos Aires. Hosts Ralf and Ana offer interesting history, delicious home baked breads, a gourmet picnic on the boat, and relaxing time moving along languid water and enjoying nature.
Submarino
Buenos Aires has many different cafes and most offer up Buenos Aires' version of sweet hot chocolate - the submarino.
New Book On Argentine Cinema
Argentina, Buenos Aires, film, Ricardo Darin, Maria Luisa Bemberg, Gary Kramer, Beatriz Urraca
Aerolineas Argentinas Restores New York Buenos...
Buenos Aires, Argentina, JFK, New York, Aerolineas Argentinas
5 Great Step-by-Step Guides for using the Guia T
There was much debate as to whether I should create another step-by-step guide to figuring out the Guia
Buenos Aires Delivery
Filed under: makes life easier, Buenos Aires Delivery is a bilingual website that makes ordering food for delivery super easy.
Dakar Rally 2013 in Tucuman, Argentina
In 2013 the Dakar Rally will be celebrating its 35th anniversary. It will be the 5th year the rally has taken place in South America, with a stage going through San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina. This year's race will be held between January 5th and 20th, 2013.
Kentucky Pizza – Buenos Aires Pizza Joint
Kentucky Pizza has been serving exceptional pizza in Buenos Aires since 1942 at all times of day and night. Find out about its signature item: the famed fugazzeta.
Walk Patagonia - Trekking Service Provider in...
We reached out to trekking and expedition companies in El Chalten, Patagonia to find out what makes them unique and what services they offer. Walk Patagonia was one of the first to respond.
Neighborhood Profle: San Telmo, Buenos Aires
San Telmo, Buenos Aires is growing in popularity among students, backpackers, gay travelers, artists, tango dancers, bohemians and antique lovers. Funky boutique hotels and hostels have popped up to accommodate these new found lovers of the oldest barrio in Buenos Aires. Find out a little history about San Telmo and some of the attractions people are drawn to.
Baraka Resaurant – Family Recipes, Sufi...
Baraka restaurant in Palermo Soho, Buenos Aires has a terrific and easy going vibe to compliment its breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus.
Iconic Rolling Stones Photo Exhibit in Buenos...
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Michael Cooper, Adam Cooper, Photos, Rolling Stones, Beatles, Great Britain
San Telmo Art Walk - Street Art and Graffiti...
The San Telmo Art Walk is a perfect mixture of art, architecture, and history.
Romantic Buenos Aires Hotel Options Part 2...
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Romantic Hotels, Honeymoons
From Architecture to Selection, Buenos Aires...
Buenos Aires,shopping, architecture, luxury
Romantic Travel in Argentina Beyond Buenos...
Mendoza, Argentina, Romantic Hotels, wineries
My Favorite Books on Buenos Aires and Argentina
books argentina buenos aires evita borges
Shopping Malls in Buenos Aires
Argentina, Buenos Aires, Shopping, Malls, Indoor Shopping, Bargains
Buenos Aires for Children
Buenos Aires is a great city for kids from fun science museums to amusement parks, including one built by Evita Peron.
Context Travel Begins Educational Tours in...
Context Travel is offering several new walking tours of Buenos Aires, looking at architecture, social history, tango, politics and other exciting topics. We take a look at what they offer and why they wanted to expand into Argentina's vibrant capital.
Favorite Buildings in Central Buenos Aires
A quick tour highlighting important buildings in central Buenos Aires.
Boutique Hotels in Mendoza
Mendoza, Argentina draws many people with promise of rich wines, high mountains, and a thriving city. You'll need a place to lay your head after all of that activity. This list encompasses all of the smaller, boutique hotels that will make your stay memorable.
Sidetrip: Weekend in Montevideo Part 1
Uruguay, Montevideo, Side Trip, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nature & Adventure Tour Operators in Mendoza
Situated beneath the great point of Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Americas, between two rivers used to irrigate a great valley of land, Mendoza is flush with vineyards and adventure. Hikers, bikers, trekkers, and horse riders are drawn to this section of Argentina for the natural beauty and adventure, while many are charmed by its wines. These tour operators offer anything and everything a visitor to Mendoza would be searching for.
4 Tigre Museums
Tigre in the Paraná River Delta of Argentina has a rich history. It is home to museums that give insight into the areas founders, trade route importance, as well as modern art and the culture of mate.
Malbec Week and World Malbec Day in Argentina
Malbec, Wine, Argentina, Buenos Aires, World Malbec Day, Mendoza
Lunfardo
Lunfardo is the term given to slang in Buenos Aires. Find out exactly what those taxi drivers are calling each other.
Geography, Nature, Alternative Histories of...
A new museum has opened in Buenos Aires dedicated to the Islas Malvinas, what English speakers call the Falkland Islands. The museum takes a look beyond just the war with historical notes, geography and a way to understand the Argentine view when it comes to these Islands, where nearly 1,000 people died in 1982.
Traveling to the Wilds of Argentina’s...
You'll find the possibilities for fun in Argentina's Patagonia region are endless. A trip here makes your visit even more memorable.
Sample Buenos Aires by Neighborhood
5 Day Itinerary, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Shopping, Vacation Planning
Casa Saltshaker - Gourmet Closed Door Restaurant
Casa Saltshaker is the closed door (puerta cerrada) restaurant run by Dan Perlman, the writer behind award winning food website Saltshaker.net. An accomplished chef and sommalier, Perlman offers guests exquisite gourmet meals based off an ever-changing menu. Find out about the chef, space, and menu in this profile of Casa Saltshaker, one of the oldest and best closed door restaurants in Buenos Aires.
Wine Republic
Wine Republic is an English language publication about Wine tourism in Mendoza, Argentina. With funky graphics, interesting wine related articles, and insight into the best food, drink, and experience Mendoza has to offer it's a great resource for your visit to Mendoza, Argentina.
Museum Mile - Buenos Aires
This official Buenos Aires tour of museums that can be taken on foot, by bike, or on a tour bus. The Museum Mile (Milla Museos) in Buenos Aires is for all of those who don't feel they've seen a city unless they've seen what's inside its museums.
Argentina Makes National Geographic Traveler...
Realm of the jaguars area in the north of Argentina makes 2015 National Geographic Traveler Where to Go List.
Dulce de Leche
Dulce de leche is a staple in many sweets found in Latina and South America, particularly in Argentina.
Tango Tours
One of the central pillars of tourism in Argentina, and in particular Buenos Aires, tango draws many twinkle-toed dancers and curious audience members. Taking advantage of this draw, many tour operators offer tango experiences from elegant tango shows, to authentic milongas, to private lessons.
Cathedral in Salta, Argentina
Cathedral in Salta, Argentina. Argentina Travel. Page 4.
Special Times to Visit Special Places
These festivals in Argentina spread throughout the country make for ideal adventures to include in your trip.
The Man Tour
The Man Tour is a classy and classic tour which offers some of the finer things in a man's life - such as a straight razor shave, a good cigar, spirits, and great camaraderie. Perfect for two gents looking for a day out, whether it be business partners or a father and son duo, this tour is the stage for great manly memories to be made. You might just get a custom made hat out the deal, too.
Mountaineering Patagonia - Trekking &...
We reached out to trekking and expedition companies in El Chalten, Patagonia to find out what makes them unique and what services they offer. Mountaineering Patagonia was one of the first companies to respond. Find out about all of the wonderful adventures they have in store for nature and thrill seeking visitors in Argentina.
Abasto Neighborhood Profile
The section called Abasto is outshining, Balvanera, the neighborhood it's situated in. Claiming fame as the home to Carlos Gardel, Argentina's famous tango singer, a super-sized shopping mall, and streets lined with the swirly and bright style of fileteado painting and other attractions this little part of Buenos Aires is making a name for itself.
Fun With Friends in Argentina for a Holiday...
Dia Del Amigo, Friendship Day, Argentina, Buenos Aires, Recoleta Dinner, Museum
August Events in Argentina
August is an exciting month to be in Argentina. Interesting events and festivals are held through out the country including the Tango Festival & Dance World Cup 2011 in Buenos Aires, the Ushuaia A Fuegolento IV Festival International Gastronomico (Food Festival) in Ushuaia, TEDx Cordoba, and more. If you're looking for interesting things to do in August in Argentina, look no further.
Mapas de Buenos Aires
Mapas de Buenos Aires offer handy guides to gastronomy, interior design, arts & hotels, and clothing and accessories in the Buenos Aires neighborhoods of Palermo, Botanico, and Colegiales. However, you don't have to have a paper copy to get a head start on your trip planning. They have an online version of Mapas de Buenos Aires as well.
Sidetrip: Weekend in Montevideo Part 2
Uruguay, Montevideo, Side Trip, Buenos Aires, Argentina
4 Ways to Enjoy Live Music in Argentina
Live music is often easy to find and hard to avoid while you're in Argentina. Whether is is a grand musical event, such as a music festival, or a small time subway serenade you can enjoy live music on your visit to Argentina.
Chef Mun
Casa Mun - Asian Closed Door Restaurant
November is the Gayest Month in Argentina
Buenos Aires, Argentina, November, Gay pride, Tango
Annual Buenos Aires Chili Cookoff
The Annual Buenos Aires Chili Cookoff is the only of its kind in Buenos Aires, where chili cooks, chili judges, and a list of who's who in the foodie world of Buenos Aires get together to enjoy a North American favorite way down south. The event is held every July and raises money for charity.
Asian-Argentine fusion Restaurant: Mun
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The Film Mia in the Directory Of World Cinema...
Argentina, Buenos Aires, film, transgender, Gary Kramer, Beatriz Urraca, Mia, Javier van de Couter
Tucuman Sweets
Tucuman, Argentina, alfajores. Argentina Travel. Page 7.
Argentina Cooking Classes
Guest Author - the Travel Chica - Stephanie, gives an over view of a class at Argentina Cooking Classes, a hands on cooking class where students get to make locro, empanadas, and alfajores.
Remodeling My Dream Apartment in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Apartments, Renovations, Ex-pat living
La Peña de Carlitos
La Peña de Carlitos, in front of main park in Tilcara. Page 5.
Argentina Sweeps the Conde Nast Traveler 2013...
Buenos Aires,Hotels,Conde Nast Traveler,Readers Awards,2013, Argentina
Luxury Hotels in Mendoza, Argentina
These four and five star hotels offer an elegant place to rest after enjoying all that Mendoza has to offer. Some are in the center of it all while others are tucked away in pristine spots of country side.
054 Argentina Travel Magazine, Website, and Tours
054 is a travel magazine, website, and tour operator that offers stories, information, and tips about travel in Argentina. Created in 2002 by a young group of friends, the magazine offers a fresh voice and unique imagery and illustrations. The group also offers several interesting and alternative tours.
Honoring Evita's Memory
July 26, 1952 is the day Evita Peron died and Argentines celebrate the life of this important figure with ceremonies, speeches and marches through the streets of Buenos Aires.
WWOOF Argentina
WWOOF Argentina connects travelers looking for budget accommodations and ways to learn about farming and sustainable living with organic farms looking for laborers to help run their farms. There are many farms across Argentina that house hundreds of volunteers every year.
Vegetarian Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Although Argentina is known for its steak, there are still great options for the vegetarian, and even vegan, traveler. More and more, green and organic cafes are popping up and offering a great alternative to the meat-centric parillas found on every corner. This list is a great start for getting your fill of vegetarian goodness.
Locro
Locro is a delicious stew found in the northern region of Argentina.
Ruins of Tilcara
Ruins of Tilcara. These ruins were reconstructed. People lived here in 600AD but mysteriously vanished. Page 6.
Buenos Aires Food Tour
BA Food Tours offer visitors a chance to explore two of Buenos Aires' well known barrios, San Telmo and La Boca, all while tasting traditional and delicious cuisine. The amiable culinary tour guide offers an inside look into some of the less touristy stops and provides history and context for each meal.
Christina Sunae - Closed Door Chef for Cocina...
Christina Sunae is the magic behind the dishes that come out of Cocina Sunae's kitchen. Her closed door restaurant has been on the lips and minds of foodies, local and traveling, since it opened in May of 2009. We asked the chef a little about her background, process, and favorite dishes.
Humitas
A mix of cornmeal, cheese, and spices humitas are a delicious and gooey treat.
Bargains Al Fresco in Argentina’s Capital
shopping, open air markets, outdoor markets, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Peñas Folklóricas
Peñas Folklóricas celebrate the old traditions with flair. From the delicacies of the farm and ranch-lands, to the songs tapped out on churangos and guitars, to the dances that were swinging long before tango hit the main stage. If you're looking for a little old country charm in the heart of the city, peñas folklóricas will give you a taste.
Foto Ruta
Foto Ruta is a photography tour company in Buenos Aires that offers photo excursions in barrios around Buenos Aires. Whether you are a trained and professional photographer or new to the craft, Foto Ruta offers insight and advice about getting unique shots of the city. Adding to the fun, clues are given to stoke creativity and and a scavenger-hunt twist to the outing, wrapped up with a post photo debriefing and complimentary glass of wine.
Romantic Hotel Options Beyond Buenos Aires:...
Salta, Iguazu Falls, Argentina, Romantic Hotels, honeymoons
View of Salta, Argentina
The North Andean region of Argentina has a unique geography and beautiful landscape. The provinces of Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman offer views of a more traditional way of life, insight into the country's history, tours through interesting ruins, and a delicious selection of local foods. They are also great trips if you are coming in from or going to Bolivia. Page 3.
Buenos Aires, Argentina is a Top Gay Hotspot in...
A look at some of my favorite gay hotels, restaurants, nightspots and events, with a mention of the G Networks Gay Travel Conference held annually in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Yanqui Mike
Yanqui Mike runs a blog that gives two perspectives of Argentine life - from the campo (ranch) and inside the city. An expat since 2003, Mike has a hand in many different expat organizations and events including a baseball team, chili cook-off, and drinking club just for Democrats. He offered some insights into a few of his endeavors for this interview.
Spice Mounds at a Salta Market
Spice Mounds at a Salta Market. Argentina Travel. Page 8.
Little Secrets for Planning Your Trip to...
Want to know more about Argentina before planning your trip? Here are plenty of Insider Tips from knowing where to kiss at sunset in Buenos Aires, to the most entertaining place to sit in Salta.
Train Safety in Argentina
A series of fatal accidents on commuter trains in Buenos Aires mean tourists need to be cautious when riding the rails in Argentina.
Evita Beyond Casa Rosada and Recoleta
Evita, Walking Tours, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hotels in Argentina's Iguazu Falls
Iguazu Falls is known for its awe inspiring natural beauty, towering cascades, and selection of exotic and endangered species. On a visit you'll spend your days walking, hiking, playing in mist, basking in the sun, and other adventures this World Heritage Site has to offer. Eventually, you'll have to lay your head down somewhere. Here is a list of hotels in Iguazu Falls.
5 Reasons to Visit Tucuman
The government of Tucumàn has rolled out a massive advertising campaign for its growing tourism industry. Hailed as the ‘gate to Northern Argentina and Inca Land’ Tucumàn is situated south of places like Salta and Jujuy, and is well worth a stop for one, two, or several days.
Purmamarca, Argentina
The North Andean region of Argentina has a unique geography and beautiful landscape. The provinces of Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman offer views of a more traditional way of life, insight into the country's history, tours through interesting ruins, and a delicious selection of local foods. They are also great trips if you are coming in from or going to Bolivia. Page 2.
La Rural - History and Events List
La Rural was originally built in 1886 to house the La Exposición Rural (The Rural Exhibition), an annual agricultural and livestock show. Since then, it has hosted hundreds of agricultural related events, but also expanded its services to popular fairs, festivals, and conventions through out the year.
Narrative Tango Tours
Narrative Tango Tours. Argentina Travel.
El Tejano - BBQ and Sides
Riding on the popularity of his hot sauce brand El Tejano, entrepreneur Larry Rogers is taking advantage of Argentina's famed beef by offering up a closed-door, Texas-style BBQ Feast in the Heart of Buenos Aires. It's only on Friday nights - so get your spot at the barbeque quick.
Aldea Luna
Aldea Luna is a special place. Located in the pristine forests of Jujuy, the nature reserve offers volunteers weeks of sustainable living and work on an organic farm and visitors a chance to relax on a mountain top surrounded by lush vegetation, quirky and fun animals, and an atmosphere of extreme tranquility.
Asian Highlights and Chinese Lunar New Year in...
Buenos Aires, Chinatown, Chinese Lunar New Year, Argentina, Dragon parade
Kevin Johansen to play Luna Park in support of...
If any one person represents the strong ties between Argentina and the United States, it’s Kevin Johansen. This singer, songwriter and performer was born in Fairbanks, Alaska in 1964 to an Argentine mother and American father. He sings in both Spanish and in English, reflecting his dual heritage.
Quebrada de las Conchas, Salta, Argentina
Quebrada de las Conchas, Salta, Argentina
Spanglish Exchange
Spanglish holds events in which native Spanish and English speakers get together to speak in English for five minutes, then Spanish for five minutes, then switch tables and start again with a new partner. Events are held in hip venues around Buenos Aires.
Argentina Independent - Current Events &...
The Argentina Independent is an online newspaper based in Buenos Aires. It offers hard hitting journalism on political, social, environmental, and urban issues alongside up-to-date art, film, music, and other events lists and guides for tourists, students, and expats.
Simple, Wholesome Cuisine Popular with Local...
Oporto Almacen is a new popular restaurant in the Nunez district of Buenos Aires with wholesome, creative food and a wonderful esthetic sensibility.
Interview with Katie Metz de Martínez
Seashells and Sunflowers is a blog run by Katie Metz de Martínez, living in the quaint little beach town of Necochea Argentina. While Mar del Plata has sunbathers piled one on top of the other, Nechochea and its neighboring surf spot Quequén offer a sandy space and waves to its visitors.
Rustic Gaucho Culture with a Luxury Twist
estancia, San Antonio de Areco, Buenos Aires, polo
Favorite Overlooked Buildings in Buenos Aires
Architecture, Buenos Aires, Argentina, buildings, art nouveau, beaux artes
Fun Getaways in the Heart of Buenos Aires
MicroCentro, Downtown, Budget, Luxury, Romance, Hotels, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Secrets to Make Your Buenos Aires Trip Better
Buenos Aires is the other city that never sleeps. And you'd be surprised how much is free here, from museums to galleries. And it's really walkable, pulling you along as you explore. Those are three things you didn't know before!
Buenos Aires Bike Tours
Buenos Aires seems like a very large city when you’re traveling on two feet. However, glide through the barrios on a bicycle and the city shrinks for a day. These three Buenos Aires bicycle tour operators offer excursions of different lengths and times, through various parts of the city, and with different themes. All tours may be booked online. It is a great way to explore Buenos Aires in a quick, fun, and environmentally friendly way.
Luxury Getaways in Buenos Aires’ Most...
Recoleta, Luxury, Romance, Hotels, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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