El afilador [The Sharpener]
I’m hanging the laundry out to dry at my parents’ home in Buenos Aires and I hear the familiar...
So what is a telo anyway?
You walk down, say, Tres Sargentos Street in the financial district of Buenos Aires and see a door with a discreet sign...
What the Brits left behind: football
The second installment in this series explores the history of one of the most popular sports in Argentina today:...
Funny factura names (and their origin)
Would you eat a friar’s balls? Probably not unless you are in Argentina and have a sweet tooth. Facturas are,...
My 7 Links Project: older blog posts given a new...
I was nominated by Ruth from Tanama Tales to participate in the “My 7 Links” project. I’ll be honest...
More Argentina fun facts
It is a known fact that Argentina won two FIFA World Cups (1978 and 1986). But did you know that Argentina won the...
5 fun facts about Argentina
Did you know that… The president of the Republic is the godparent of the seventh son born to any family. However,...