Archives for May 2013

A Few More Misadventures!


Sooooooo, when I booked my flight to Mendoza I decided to come back in the afternoon so I would have the day to explore, however, the day before I was to come home I realized my flight left at 6:30am not pm! Never mind that people were still dancing … [Read more...]

Luján De Cuyo


My second day of wine tasting is in the area known as 'the cradle of Malbec'. We travel south of Mendoza city to Luján de Cuyo. The day started off surprisingly cool and foggy, but perfect weather for visiting bodegas. First stop of the day, … [Read more...]

Valle De Uco


I've come to Argentina 'the land of Malbec' so there is now way I am going home without a trip to wine country, Mendoza. I met a man at Tango who has a travel company there and he planned an amazing itinerary for me, My guide … [Read more...]

Gauchito Gil


A legendary pop culture character in Argentina and regarded as a 'folk saint' by many, Gauchito Gil acquired a reputation as a 'Robin Hood' figure for his efforts to protect and help the needy. Roadside shrines throughout the country attract … [Read more...]