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Articles by Samantha Shapiro

Last Tuesday, on Argentina’s Independence Day, the Revolution Queens dance group blew the crowd away on the primetime entertainment show America’s Got Talent. The young girls banged on bombo drums and whipped around boleadora wands. They jumped and sashayed, …

Gather round, raise a glass! Argentina’s own Zuccardi Valle de Uco winery grabbed the top spot in the first-ever World’s Best Vineyards awards, announced earlier this week.

The official list ranked 50 of the world’s top wineries, with over 1,500 …

This Monday, July 8th, Avenida de Mayo is hosting its own special party. In honor of its 125th anniversary celebration, the city is planning a huge festival filled with music, cultural activities, tours, and more all along the historic avenue

Claudia Amaral, the 2004 Spanish World Scrabble Champion and three-time runner-up, likes to say that she was probably playing Scrabble in the womb.

Walking into her house, the entryway teems with relics of her fruitful competitive career. Amaral’s accomplishments in

This is the real life, this is not fantasy: Los Años de Rapsodia Bohemia QUEEN—an exhibit featuring never before-seen photographs from Mick Rock—will open this Thursday, July 4th, at the Centro Cultural Borges. Over 120 high quality images will …

Coming to Argentina for the first time, I arrived prepared with the knowledge that I may have to search a little harder for some of my must-have staples: peanut butter, Greek yogurt, and tampons with applicators. But, apart from these, …

A city teeming with entrepreneurial energy and creative spirit, Buenos Aires is an apt fit for the coworking model. Perhaps unsurprisingly, coworking spaces have gained major traction: they offer an alternative to the expensive prospect of a small company making …

The 2019 Copa América kicks off in Brazil this weekend, with the Argentine national football team making its debut on Saturday, June 15th at 7 PM against Colombia. It’s been a hot minute since Argentina claimed an international football title. …