Villa Ocampo, UNESCO Observatory of Arts
Victoria Ocampo’s white sunglasses
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,...
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...
Boar Farm Revisited
(Oh all right! the title of this post was indeed inspired by Evelyn Waugh’s famous novel. However, a boar farm is...
Carlos Keen: snapshots of the countryside
Carlos Keen is a small country town located less than 90 kilometres west of the city of Buenos Aires (see map here)....
Luján, between faith and history
The view of the basilica, with its looming spires, never fails to impress. It’s Luján, Argentina’s...
Country bliss in Suipacha
Every time I go to Buenos Aires, my parents take me on day trip to the country. On my latest visit, we went to the town...
36 hours in Mar del Plata
I’m finally in Mar del Plata. The waiter brings a steaming cup of café con leche and three plump medialunas....