Las Madres de la Plaza de Mayo: Argentina’s Military Dictatorship

The Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo began in the 1970’s in response to the military dictatorship and the disappearance of tens of thousands of people. … More Las Madres de la Plaza de Mayo: Argentina’s Military Dictatorship

COLONIA del SACRAMENTO: Easy Day Trip from Buenos Aires

Reading Time: 8 minutes If you find yourself in the city of Buenos Aires without anything to do (nearly impossible), you could consider an easy day trip across the Rio del Plata to Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay. Whether you stay for just a day or a weekend, you won’t be disappointed. Check out my … More COLONIA del SACRAMENTO: Easy Day Trip from Buenos Aires

How to Take the Ferry from Buenos Aires to Uruguay

Reading Time: 6 minutes Uruguay and Argentina stare each other down from across the Rio de Plata. Because of their close proximity, taking a short ferry from Buenos Aires to Uruguay is very common. If you’re nearing 90 days in Argentina, why not take a weekend trip across the river and see what Uruguay is … More How to Take the Ferry from Buenos Aires to Uruguay

Bariloche, Argentina | Nature’s Playground All Year

Reading Time: 18 minutes Bariloche, Argentina is located in the Rio Negro Province, the same region as Argentina’s Patagonia. Bariloche sits along the banks of the Nahuel Huapi Lake, which is divided in half by the Rio Negro and Neuquen provinces. It is a nature lover’s paradise. From skiing in the winter, to hiking and … More Bariloche, Argentina | Nature’s Playground All Year