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They say a picture is worth a thousand words. You may have last read that sentence in your pompous cousin’s Instagram caption, but that doesn’t make it any less true. In fact, scores of incredible photojournalists devote their lives to …

She got it from her mama. That’s right. The best empanadas in Argentina – as decided yesterday during the Fiesta de la Empanada at the Feria Mataderos  – come from the Mendoza kitchen of María del Carmen Vicario (“Chacha”), inspired …

It seems that everybody was into the independence spirit this July 9th, even beyond the limits of Argentina. Whether it was going hog wild on some good ole fashioned locro or taking selfies wearing a Los Pumas jersey while the …

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

It’s that time of year, kids. Temperatures are dropping – and porteños are swaddled in scarves, hats, and fur-lined hooded jackets – and the impending insanity of vacaciones de invierno is upon us. It also means that Argentina is gearing …

So, who else is enjoying the novelty of spending the 4th of July in the blustery Upside Down that we call Argentina? Yeah, yeah, I know. This isn’t the U.S. (despite how hard Palermo tries), and we can’t expect everyone …

One of the best things of Buenos Aires is just how many stuff there is to see in any given week. Take this week, for example. In the upcoming days there will be at least two new top-notch exhibits opening: …