Category Archives: Argentina

See, Smell, Sip

Where to go in Argentina? That was the question. Ahh! Mendoza! Of course, we should spend a few weeks in Mendoza, one of the nine great wine capitals of the world. Tasting wine followed three steps, “see, smell, sip”: visual: looking … Continue reading

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Hanging out: in Puerto Iguazu

As seasoned travelers we knew how to schedule part of our time in Puerto Iguazu: a few days to do ABSOLUTELY NOTHING. We had spent three days seeing Iguazu Falls and watching birds. Now we were ready for a few … Continue reading

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Hold on tight!

Here’s the thing. There are hazards at Iguazu Falls National Park in Argentina. Those cute monkeys may look endearing, but keep a tight grip on your lunch bag and your cell phone. If not, you may well lose it to … Continue reading

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275 waterfalls

When we planned where we wanted to go during our 9-week stay to Argentina, Iguazu Falls wasn’t on our list. We reasoned that we’d seen Niagra Falls and that was good enough for us. As the planning evolved, we found ourselves searching … Continue reading

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It couldn’t have been easier

Cities satisfy our needs to visit interesting museums; choose between great restaurants we can actually afford; and window shop along tree-lined avenues. But that’s not quite enough for us. We require parks, water, and birds as well – which doesn’t … Continue reading

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