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Mercado Central Mendoza

No matter where we travel we go to see the markets. Public markets, farmers markets or grocery stores will tell you more about a people and their customs than most anything else. These pictures were taken on a Sunday morning which was nice because it was rather slow. We visited here the Friday before and […]


Going gaucho in the Andes

Horseback riding in the Andes is spectacular, even before you realize that it ends with an asado! We left the wineries of Mendoza behind for a short while today to head for the hills and ride in the shadows of 5,000 meter snow covered peaks. Our journey finished with empanadas and another huge hunk of […]


The Closed Door Restaurant

Closed door restaurants are a prominent and inspiring fixture on the Buenos Aires dining scene. From a communal table in a chef’s home to a nine course tasting menu in a converted 19th century house, these dining spots vary greatly in style, price, setting and cuisine. The common thread is simple – a set menu […]

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