Eden Hotel, a mountain resort for the wealthy
Popular belief has it that Eden Hotel was a “Nazi hotel”. Nestled in the hills of La Falda
Emilio Caraffa Museum [Cordoba]
The building of the Emilio Caraffa Museum (Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Emilio Caraffa – MEC) is a fascinating...
The suspension bridges of Córdoba
My brother’s pickup truck jolted along the dirt road towards the suspension bridges of Copina. I lost count of the...
Córdoba’s Natural History Museum
As my young nephews and I walked down Poeta Lugones Avenue, skirting the lush Sarmiento Park, their excitement mounted....
Aahhh the food – Córdoba series 3
You know when you hear people mention something, say a kind of fruit, that you had no idea existed? That’s what...
Bread-making lesson with my grandmother –...
I love food. It makes me happy. It brings back cherished memories. It makes new memories as well. Food is comfort and...
Historic Church and Convent of San Francisco...
A potted history of Córdoba first What happens when a subordinate disobeys the Viceroy’s orders? A new city is...
En route to Los Gigantes
– Go straight on, at the roundabout take the exit to Tanti and continue on that road. You’ll drive past Lo de...
A German village in the Argentinean hills
The road winds uphill among lush green spruce and pine. At the end is Villa General Belgrano, a German village smack in...
Historic Jesuit mission of Alta Gracia [Córdoba]
I must admit there are many beautiful places in my own country that I’ve never visited. I can’t think of a specific...