• Ciudad Emergente 2016 Buenos Aires

    Ciudad Emergente – Buenos Aires Festival

    Ciudad Emergente (Emerging City) is a Buenos Aires Festival dedicated to underground art and music. This festival is experiencing dizzying success as it rapidly becomes one of the most anticipated events in Buenos Aires. If you like live music, art, dance and design, then Ciudad Emergente is the event to visit, as this festival offers so many exciting things to do during your travel in Buenos Aires.  The festival was born with the Read more
  • Buenos Aires Tango Festival Buenos Aires

    Buenos Aires Tango Festival

    Buenos Aires is the birthplace of tango, the seductive and intricate dance of passion. Tango music can be heard playing in cafés and traditional neighborhoods, and there are more Buenos Aires tango shows and dance halls than you can count. Now imagine if all of this were concentrated into a two-week tango extravaganza: welcome to the Buenos Aires Tango Festival. From August 18 - 31, 2016, Buenos Aires will host its annual tango festival and Read more
  • Casa de Tucuman Argentina

    Argentina Independence Day

    Get ready to celebrate the Argentina Independence Day Bicentennial, arguably one of the most important Argentina holidays! On July 9, 1816, in the Casa Histórica de la Independencia in Tucuman, Argentina officially declared independence from Spain. The rest, as they say, is history. 200 years later, find out how you can join in the festivities! [caption id="attachment_7583" align="aligncenter" width="853"] Casa Histórica de la Read more
  • Argentina Holidays: Celebrating Easter Holidays Argentina

    Argentina Holidays: Celebrating Easter Holidays

    Although Argentina guarantees religious freedom in its same constitution, it also recognizes supremacy of Catholicism, as over 77% of the citizens consider themselves part of this church. That’s why when Easter Holidays arrive and with them, the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, it’s the ideal occasion for Argentinians to embrace their faith and share their beliefs with each other. Although, we all know that Read more
  • Mendoza Wine Tours Events

    Best Time for Mendoza Wine Tours

    Argentina is chock-full of amazing places, views, culinary adventures, and more. It seems that for every long holiday we have down here, I’m eagerly packing my bags to explore another nook of the country I’ve never been to. Whether it be the big destinations such as the snow-capped mountains in Bariloche (Patagonia), the crashing sound of waterfalls in Misiones (Iguazu Waterfalls), or the mountain range colored in red in Salta, there is an Read more
  • Festivals in South America Argentina

    3 Lesser-Known Festivals in South America

    In South America, few festivals get the same attention and hype as Carnival in Rio. However, contrary to much of the world’s belief, Carnival is a region-wide celebration, with each country taking on their own rendition of the popular party. If you find yourself travelling through Colombia, Argentina, or Bolivia make sure not to miss these 3 lesser-known festivals in South America. Barranquilla, Colombia A close second to Rio’s Read more
  • Christmas in Argentina Argentina

    Your Perfect Plan for Christmas in Argentina

    For those coming from the Northern Hemisphere to Argentina over December holidays, the warm weather might be quite a shock! Argentina’s holiday sun may not be the white snowy Christmas from storybooks, but it definitely has its own summer charm.  Come escape the cold in the north and enjoy the heat and summer vibes during Christmas in Argentina. Christmas in Argentina is normally spent with family for the lunch and dinner parts of the day on Read more
  • Christmas in Argentina Day of the Virgin Argentina

    Christmas in Argentina: Day of the Virgin

    “We declare, pronounce and define that the doctrine which holds that the Blessed Virgin Mary, at the first instant of her conception, by a singular privilege and grace of the Omnipotent God, in virtue of the merits of Jesus Christ, the Saviour of mankind, was preserved immaculate from all stain of original sin, has been revealed by God, and therefore should firmly and constantly be believed by all the faithful.” After receiving demands from Read more
  • National Holidays in Argentina Argentina

    National Holidays in Argentina: The Newest of Many

    For anyone living and working in Argentina, it’s a well known fact that this country is chalk-full of national holidays. From typical holiday favorites such as Veterans day to days-off for Christmas, and even including a typical Brazilian favorite - Carnival - national holidays in Argentina pop up all over the year. For the workaholics, this could mean another setting your alarm clock a little bit later, for families, this could mean a day at Read more
  • Halloween in Argentina Argentina

    Your Guide to Halloween in Argentina

    This year will be my second go-around at Halloween Argentine-style. While last year was anti-climactic at best, it paved the way for a new way of planning and experiencing Halloween abroad which spurs a mixture of emotions. Coming from a culture head-bent on spending the entire month of October in preparation for the 31st, it’s been hard to change my expectations. For those of you that stand with me on this, we can all agree that Halloween Read more
  • Christmas in Argentina Argentina

    5 Ways Christmas in Argentina is Unique

    Spending Christmas away from home is almost always unique one way or another. For those of us dreaming of a white Christmas, it may be customary to imagine snow on the ground, a warm fire, and spending quality time with family. While for others, it could mean travelling to tropical locations to escape the bitter cold and trade it in for a cool cocktail and some well-deserved R&R. For those of us finding that we may be spending Christmas in Read more
  • Oktoberfest in Argentina Argentina

    The History of Oktoberfest in Argentina

    At first glance it seems a little strange: Oktoberfest in Argentina. The German festival of beer takes place in a country on the other side of the world? It’s true! Cordoba is home to Oktoberfest in Argentina, and is a mix of Argentine, German, and other international cultures to celebrate mutual love of good beer and food. It takes place this year October 2 - 12, 2015. October 5, 6, and 8 have free entrance, too! [caption Read more