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1199-Buenos Aires, Argentina

These are miscellaneous photos of our adventures in Buenos Aires. Downtown Buenos Aires from the hotel. Super cool transportation in Buenos Aires. Something to the effect of “millionaires are not the voice of democracy.”They love to stuff their dogs and [...]

July 6, 2015 Argentina, International Travel

1198-Buenos Aires Lunch – Argentina

Argentines eat  a lot of beef and we wanted to eat at a traditional restaurant for lunch. They sent us to this steak joint where we were the only non-locals in the place. Our lunch was amazing and we were [...]

July 6, 2015 Argentina, International Travel

1197-La Boca – Buenos Aires, Argentina

La Boca (the mouth of the river) is the French Quarter of Buenos Aires. The Bohemian culture of free-thinkers and artists plus the growth of the Tango catapulted this area of the city into the center for arts and culture [...]

July 6, 2015 Argentina, International Travel

1196-Recoleta Cemetery – Buenos Aires, Argentina

La Recoleta Cemetery is one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world. It vies for top honors with Pere Lachaise (click here for earlier posts). La Recoleta is built around a cathedral and houses 4,691 above ground vaults. Many of [...]

July 6, 2015 Argentina, International Travel

1195-Carniceria – Buenos Aires, Argentina

We parlayed our way into this exclusive restaurant on a night they were closed to the general public for a special party for an international chef. We told them we were travel blog writers so I guess it’s true. They [...]

July 6, 2015 Argentina, International Travel

471-Mothers – Buenos Aires, Argentina

During the brutal military government of thirty years ago, 30,000 people – mainly young men, were rounded up, tortured, and “disappeared.” Generally this was done by helicoptering them out to sea and pushing them out the door to their deaths [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

470-Estancia – Buenos Aires, Argentina

We took a trip to an Estancia about an hour and a half outside Buenos Aires. This was out on the playa where the Gauchos do their stuff. We were entertained by a wonderful dance and music revue giving a [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

469-Cloisters – Buenos Aires, Argentina

The Cloisters is a famous old church in Buenos Aires that houses beautiful golden sculptures of biblical events. Behind it is the graveyard that houses the crypts of the rich and famous of Argentina. [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

468-Change -Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentina has had a problem of not enough coins in circulation. Store people are reluctant to give you coins as change if they can avoid it. This one shop did not have the proper amount of change in coins to [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina

467-Buttman – Buenos Aires, Argentina

I don’t know what this store was selling, “butt” they sure had an interesting window sign. Maybe there’s a green door behind the red one. [...]

February 9, 2011 Argentina