Tagged With: Buenos Aires

Goodbye Argentina and thanks.

As we leave Argentina there are so many things we are thankful to have been able to experience and that we know we are going to miss. dulce de leche yerba mate new friends steak Buenos Aires cheek kissing Salta empanadas malbec dog walkers Mendoza asados alfajores Most of all we’ll miss the Argentinian people … Continue reading »

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Mendoza to Buenos Aires -on the fancy bus

Normally a 13 hour overnight bus ride would fill me with dread. But in Argentina it’s something to look forward to, especially if you go first class. A first class ticket on the bus line Cata gets you a  big seat, foot rest,  blanket, pillow, newspaper,  curtains to section off your seat and a personal … Continue reading »

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Eating an Entire Cow (not in one sitting) part 5

We spent our last night in Buenos Aires at the same restaurant we went to the first night.   Here’s what we’ve learned in a month in Buenos Aires. 10:30 is a good time to go out for dinner.  Midnight is not.  They were done for the night, but still seated us. Our Spanish still needs … Continue reading »

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Tango Show in Buenos Aires- so not our thing

There are several ways for tourists to see tango in Buenos Aires. 1. on the street in San Telmo and La Boca –  We did this and it left us wanting more. 2. Milongas – the real deal tango bars – We didn’t go to one of these and so wish we had. 3. Tourist … Continue reading »

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Recoleta Cemetery – Evita’s tomb

After almost a month in Buenos Aires we finally mastered the local bus system.  We caught the correct bus going the correct way and got to the Recoleta cemetery in 5 minutes. This cemetery is as beautiful as the other one we visited. There are amazing tombs with incredible statues.   This one, however, is smack … Continue reading »

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