Monthly Archives: January 2011

National Grape Harvest Festival, Mendoza

Wine lovers rejoice! The annual wine festival is approaching fast. All you children of Dionysus will surely enjoy this event. If you are planning on going to Argentina, this would be a great time to visit Mendoza and its awesome … Continue reading

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Bariloche Airport improvements

According to the latest news release in La Nacion, Argentine’s 2nd largest newspaper, Bariloche’s Airport will undergo a tamarack resurfacing work in October 2011. Originally planned for March 2011 and with estimated cost of 30 million AR$ (approximately 7.5 million … Continue reading

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Beatles museum opens in Buenos Aires; who knew?!

This is a cool story I read today in Los Angeles Times and later on Huffington Post. An Argentine accountant Rodolfo Vazquez opened a Beatles Museum in Buenos Aires, on Avenida Corrientes. Apparently obsessed with the Fab Four, he has been … Continue reading

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In search of a perfect caipirinha, part 2

Before we embarked on our journey to Brazil last year I wrote about the search for the perfect caipirinha, the ubiquitous Brazilian cocktail. I vouched that by the end of the trip I will learn how to mix one myself … Continue reading

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Resolutions for 2011

Well, we are already 2 weeks into the New Year and it’s a good time to set some goals or resolutions as the tradition goes. Of course this being a travel blog our resoultions need to have something to do … Continue reading

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