Salta & Jujuy: North of Argentina Reading Time: 18 minutes I’ve been dreaming of seeing the north of Argentina for years, and now I’m finally here. It was definitely a bit of a challenge finding solid information, however, so I want to lay it out here to hopefully help anyone else looking to head north … More SALTA & JUJUY: Tips for Traveling the North of Argentina
Bodegas and Vineyards Reading Time: 8 minutes Cafayate, in the province of Salta, is well known for its wine, bodegas, and vineyards. Bodegas are scattered around the town center, and vineyards exist just a short walk outside of town, while others require a slightly higher than average taxi ride. Some require reservations, while others are … More BODEGAS AND VINEYARDS: GET TIPSY IN CAFAYATE
Iruya is a magical gem of a town in the province of Salta, though the only way in and out of town is along a dirt road from the neighboring province of Jujuy. Most people come to Iruya after first passing through the Jujeño town of Humahuaca, which is about 3 hours away. The road … More Why You Should Visit This HIDDEN GEM in the North of Argentina
Reading time: 8 minutes The Salinas Grandes in Argentina sit right on the border between the Jujuy and Salta Provinces. They are the fourth largest salt flats in the world (Uyuni in Bolivia is the largest), and they are absolutely stunning. And, surprisingly easy and affordable to get to! The closest town to the Salinas … More SALINAS GRANDES: Getting there, prices, etc.
I’ve always been curious about the north of Argentina, and finally I’m here! I first arrived to Salta, the capital of the Province of Salta, on a late Thursday night in May. The mornings and evenings are cold, but the afternoon sun shines down, begging you to remove your scarf. Whenever I told someone I … More SALTA: What to do and EAT