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Entries with Keyword holidays

The winter school holidays are once again around the corner, and to the relief of parents the city over the Buenos Aires city government has released a list of activities it’s planned to help keep those darn kids entertained.

Whether …

If you were thinking of making the most of the holidays the government recently officialized to take place within the public sector on the 24th and 31st of December then you may want to take care of your banking needs …

President Mauricio Macri has mandated that Thursday 24th and Thursday 31st December are official holidays for the public sector, with the objective of “enabling those who, for different reasons, live far away from their loved ones” to reunite …

Cambiemos candidate Mauricio Macri wants to take away rainbows, butterflies and now, Christmas.

Okay not really, but he does want to take away some of your many feriados, claiming that they are “bad for the country.” Yesterday, the former

Get ready for an awesome amount of holidays this year!

By now it’s a given that we get a lot of national holidays in this country. It’s one of the things that make this country great (?). It’s understandable. We’re …

While my assignment was to write a comprehensive travel guide for San Carlos de Bariloche, to be honest I couldn’t be bothered.

You see, that would require research and imagination. Those things take time. Time that could be spent eating …

Sounds dramatic, doesn’t it?

But yeah, due to renovation works and starting next Monday, the Subte B Line (AKA “the red one”) will not be in service on Sundays or public holidays until February of 2015.

Turns out that the …

The last time Argentina’s President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was seen in public, she was dancing on stage at the Plaza de Mayo, in downtown Buenos Aires. It was December 10th and the Government was celebrating the 30th anniversary since …

Many people ask me what it’s like to celebrate the holidays in Buenos Aires. Well, it’s certainly different than celebrating anywhere it’s less than 35°C (95°F) out. Yes, it is summer here — sadly, it wouldn’t surprise me if a …

Just in the nick of time, I am back to save you from the depths of holiday hell. This is of course, assuming that you all hate the holidays, which is probably a generous over-estimation. Anyway, it’s as if December …