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Tomorrow, July 18th, marks the 25th anniversary of the largest terrorist attack in Argentine history. In 1994, 85 Jews died and hundreds more were injured in a bombing of the Argentine Israelite Mutual Association (Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina) building…

There are many things about Argentina that can be puzzling to a foreigner. Why is this Uber driver telling me to sit in the front and refer to him as primo? Why are these old men shirtless when they’re …

The Subte of Buenos Aires is tried and true, predictable as the tide. You’ve got the D line strikes (announced and suddenly lifted within the same day), you’ve got the vendedores ambulantes placing unwanted packets of tissues in your lap, …

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

It’s been a tough week to be outdoors in Buenos Aires. A wave of frigid air arrived from Patagonia on Monday and effectively froze all of our collective toes, hands, and ears. Today, for example, I made the mistake of …

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, …

The students at the Rosario School of Law had, for years, grown accustomed to perro vaca, a fat, kind of disheveled old street dog that would roam the hallways and classrooms of their faculty for days at a time. …

It’s not very often that we here in Argentina have the privilege of having something the rest of the world doesn’t. You’ve probably realized that trends and tendencies usually arrive a tad late to these parts of the world. But …

In case you’re not familiar with the popularity of Instagram at the moment, here are some numbers to rock your mind:

  • It is estimated that there are over one billion monthly active users;
  • There have been over 50 billion photos