A historic pizzeria experience in Buenos Aires
Melted cheese, baked dough, cardboard boxes, and the vapors from the espresso machine. Any old, traditional pizzeria in...
Córdoba’s Natural History Museum
As my young nephews and I walked down Poeta Lugones Avenue, skirting the lush Sarmiento Park, their excitement mounted....
5 day trips from Buenos Aires
Visiting a big city like Buenos Aires can be overwhelming at times: chaotic traffic, noise levels through the roof,...
Mazamorra, Argentinean white hominy pudding
¡Mazamorra caliente para las viejas sin dientes! “Hot mazamorra for toothless ladies” was how freedwomen...
Off-the-beaten path day trip from Buenos Aires:...
Every now and then, it is refreshing to get away from the hectic life of a big city and find that inner peace that...
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...
Guided visit to the Colón Opera House in Buenos...
What do vanilla wafers and Teatro Colón have in common? Opera! Teatro Colón is Argentina’s leading opera house,...
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...
Barrancas de Belgrano park in Buenos Aires
Plaza Barrancas de Belgrano is a leafy public park located in the eponymous neighbourhood of Buenos Aires. Its downward...
El afilador [The Sharpener]
I’m hanging the laundry out to dry at my parents’ home in Buenos Aires and I hear the familiar...
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...