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    The Argentine Pizza Frank Sinatra felt in love with

    In Buenos Aires there are more pizzerias per capita than any other city in the world—our Italian blood is to blame for sure! The Argentine pizza has a unique and strong personality. It’s overflowing cheesy style has nothing to do with its Italian cousin. Why both flour relatives grew up differently? There is a historic reason. At the time of the Great Immigration when the Argentine population became half Italian, half Spanish, Italian went Read more
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    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, a magical Christmas 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 Read more
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    New Flights to Argentina

    Being the eight largest country in the world, Argentina has undoubtedly a wide variety of promising tourist attractions to offer. Those who visit the country will always be left craving for more no matter how elaborate their tour might have been.Looking for New flights to Argentina? From its graceful architecture, appetite-gratifying steaks, enchanting wines and tango, to a game of soccer, heavenly nature’s spots and several World Heritage Read more
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    Top destinations you can go on a student budget

    Are you an international student boarding in South America? Is there a long weekend that’s coming up? Then you are most likely on a tight student budget. One that prevents you from going out and about the beautiful country you are staying in. It is either stay home or go broke sort of situation! Well, it would be if you do not change your perspective. The best holidays are the unpredictable ones; the best memories usually don’t cost Read more
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    Honeymoon in Patagonia – The Ultimate Guide

    Every region in Argentina is unique in its own way, and what you find in one, you can’t find in another. Likewise, Patagonia in Argentina is one of the most enormous regions with the most unique and mesmerizing sights.  Patagonia is unique in its landscapes, with humongous snow capped mountains and shimmering rivers. You’ll find off the beaten paths, and uninhabited lands that nearly seem untouched. Or you’ll find habitats and forests Read more
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    Argentina’s Wine Regions: More than just Malbec and Mendoza

    For most casual consumers of wine, Argentina means one thing: Malbecs from Mendoza. However, Argentina is large and geographically diverse, and the wine making is finding a home along the country’s entire western frontier. Check into the quality and variety of Argentina´s Wine Regions. [caption id="attachment_4896" align="aligncenter" width="755"] Mendoza's Malbec is known for its spicy, robust flavor[/caption]   Mendoza: The Read more
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    Independence Day: 4th of July vs 9th of July

    Parades, parties and patriotism---three common words that come into our minds when we think of the Independence Day!  America and Argentine may share the same month to celebrate this big day but they do it in different styles. Let’s take a look at the three traditions that make their celebrations different: 1. Family Affair vs.  Communal Gatherings   Argentines are big on families. Independence Day for most of them means a Read more
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    Independence Day: 9th of July versus 4th of July

    Parades, parties, and patriotism---three common words that come into our minds when we think of the Independence Day! America and Argentine may share the same month to celebrate this big day but they do it in different styles.Let’s take a look at the three traditions that make their celebrations different:1. Family Affair vs. Communal GatheringsArgentines are big on families. Independence Day for most of them means a family reunion. They Read more
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    Top 4 South American Festivals You Need to Know About

    South Americans sure know how to celebrate a good time. The festivals, events and other types of fiestas in the lower western hemisphere can rarely be found in some other parts of the world. In some cases, it’s like the whole city turned up for the ultimate party that lasts days and nights. Not only is the whole city and country committed to these celebrations, but people from other parts of the world take part too. So, what exactly are Read more
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    The Holiday Season 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 to celebrate las fiestas, the Holiday Season in Argentina.  The Holiday Season in Argentina is a magical time of year. Christmas is a holiday celebrated both with friends and family. During lunch Read more
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    Happy National Friendship Day!

    While the idea of celebrating our friends is a universally accepted idea, we take it very seriously here in Argentina! The first International Friend Day was originally celebrated on the first Sunday of July, but over time, it eventually moved later in the month. Today, many different countries around the world celebrate the day on various dates and have their own traditions to honor the special day. In Argentina, however, its origins and Read more
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    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