Month: February 2013
One of my friends suggested a week ago that I attend a Puerta Abierta with her. Puerta Abierta, which translate to open door, is a dinner party that charges a minimal fee for unlimited food. I lucked out, because this night was sliders. Round after round of sliders was brought out, including beef, beef and… Read More ›
Last week Ultra, the extremely popular music festival that brings thousands of people to Miami every year, came to Buenos Aires and I decided I had to go. I joined a group, both ex-pats and Argentines, that met up beforehand and went over together. The festival was highlighted by Avicii who did not disappoint, playing… Read More ›
Here are some of my favorites… More on the photos page.
I can’t believe I have already been here a month. It has been really amazing how things can change so quickly. When I came here all I had was a hostel (that didn’t even exist anymore!) Now, four weeks later I have friends, both Argentine and foreign, an apartment, a place to volunteer and now… Read More ›
Just found this guy walking the streets…nbd
Today is a feriado or holiday in Buenos Aires so I figured no better time to do some touristic things as almost everything shuts down here on holidays. I wandered over to Jardin Japones, the largest Japanese Garden outside of Japan. The garden was interesting and had a unique feel as it is set right in the middle… Read More ›
Sorry I have not been posting more lately. I got a internship that has been taking up a lot of my time this week. I promise to get up some new stuff soon.
Be sure to check out the photo page, I added some new stuff.
Graffitimundo is the name of the tour that I did yesterday with a friend here in Buenos Aires and as you might have gathered by now is a tour of the street art that the city has to offer. Street art plays a very important role in the culture here in Argentina and can be… Read More ›
Last Friday when I was volunteering I was able to take some pictures of our group playing with the kids. On that day we were not in Ciudad Oculta, the slum village, but rather a homeless shelter in the southern part of Buenos Aires. The shelter which is more or less a fenced in compound,… Read More ›