MOST RECENT POSTS

CC Matienzo
ARTS VISIT BUENOS AIRES

The Villa Crespo Clan: Club Cultural Matienzo

Club Cultural Matienzo breathes culture and spawns innovation. It’s a pulsating space; a living organism enveloped by a membrane of graffitied walls. Eighty workers –macromolecules of ideas, plans, and schedules&#8211

Continue Reading

National Library Buenos Aires Brutalist Architecture 1
VIVI'S VIEW

3 Books about Buenos Aires

Once upon a time, there was a city with over 734 bookshops…

Yep, Buenos Aires is officially a book lover’s paradise, with more bookshops per person than any other city in the world. You can rest assured that your literary

Continue Reading

Cooperativa de Trabajo Vieytes © Daniela Pafundi
ARTS

Big Little Pieces of Street Art in Buenos Aires

The colorful and chaotic walls of Buenos Aires make the city a dynamic, constantly curated gallery.  Eclectic and ever moving, a viewer can have the sensation of being transported from Paris to San Paolo in a single block.  Normative definitions

Continue Reading

Doppelganger, Buenos Aires, Argentina
VISIT BUENOS AIRES

What to Do, See, and Eat in San Telmo

San Telmo is the kind of a place with such a unique energy that it is hard to put your finger on what exactly makes it such a wonderful neighborhood. This relatively small barrio<span

Continue Reading

IMG_8712
ARTS

An Interview With Street Artist Malegría

You might not know this but the walls of parking garages in Buenos Aires are prime real estate. They’re big ‘n’ ugly and often their owners are happy to turn them over to an industrious street artist

Continue Reading

atempo design hotel, buenos aires, argentina
TRAVEL VISIT BUENOS AIRES

36 Hours at Atempo Design Hotel

Stay in Hollywood, hang in Soho.

That’s what I always tell friends that are coming to visit. Despite the flood of galleries, bars, restaurants and shops that have overtaken Palermo Hollywood and its equally hip neighbor

Continue Reading

cover_option_no.2
ARTS

Top 10 Not-To-Miss Architectural Highlights of Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires’ eclectic clash of architecture ranging from from baroque to art deco, makes it one of the best cities for architecture aficionados.

How is it possible to narrow down to just ten incredible buildings in a city that holds

Continue Reading

tour
ARTS VISIT BUENOS AIRES

5 Accessories for a Buenos Aires Summer Wardrobe

When it comes to summertime dressing (and dealing with the hot, humid weather) less is more, and so the right accessories are key. To help you look the part this summer in Buenos Aires, I’ve picked

Continue Reading

13411950314
RESTAURANTS VISIT BUENOS AIRES

All The Beers in San Telmo

When I first arrived here in 2007, the quality of the beer disappointed me. The good cheap pivo in Prague, where I’d lived for 5 years, had spoiled me. Quilmes, the Miller Light of Argentina, just wasn’t cutting it. Once I found

Continue Reading

femina1
ARTS MUSIC & VIDEOS

Meet the Talented Trio Behind Fémina

You know what really does it for me? Waking up to a hot cup of coffee and discovering new music. It’s part of my morning ritual. My first taste of Fémina was this video filmed for their song Deshice de mí while

Continue Reading

Parrilla Tour, San Telmo Asado, Choripan
VISIT BUENOS AIRES

The Parrilla Tour, San Telmo’s Best Asado

Buenos Aires’ Asado culture has made the city a foodie travel destination.  Many of the restaurants listed in guide books or travel sites aren’t the best places in the city to enjoy an authentic parrilla experience.  The Parrilla Tour

Continue Reading

8._Pueyrredon
ARTS

Top 10 Works At The Museo Nacional De Bellas Artes

Article by Anna Lowe.

Following my recent post on MALBA’s Top 10 works, I now intend to continue with further museum-themed lists until, like all film

Continue Reading