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Mendoza, birthplace of the delicious Malbec

ARGENTINA | Wed, 29 Dec 2010 | By sobrea | Views [1214] | Comments [2]

Our trip has changed quite a bit since the last time I wrote! We have been spending a lot more time outdoors. We bought camping gear when we were in Santiago and since then have camped for the last 9 nights. At first it was hard to get used to the ... Read more >

Tags: argentina, bike tour, lujan de cuyo, malbec, mendoza, vineyards, wine tasting

My Photo scholarship 2010 entry

ARGENTINA | Fri, 1 Oct 2010 | By patagonia | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

During a pool game, my friend and me decided that we would do a great adventure traveling by car to Patagonia (South America). It's more than 13.500km from Florianopolis (Brazil) through Mendoza, Andes, Perito Moreno Glacier in El Calafate, Torres del ... Read more >
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Tags: #2010wnphoto, andes, argentina, chile, mendoza, perito moreno, tierra del fuego, torres del paine, travel photography scholarship 2010, ushuaia

Tragam o Guinness!!

ARGENTINA | Thu, 27 May 2010 | By mandybr | Views [746] | Comments [1]

Não, pessoal, ainda não passei a apreciar a famosa marca de cerveja stout da Grã-Bretanha; mas dois posts com um intervalo tão curto, por si só, já seria digno de recordes mundiais - afinal de contas, para quem já foi uma publicante compulsiva da "... Read more >

Tags: aduana, estancia la florencia, mendoza, paso los libertadores

The Last Days of Dulce de Leche

ARGENTINA | Sat, 15 May 2010 | By ryanandjo | Views [2854] | Comments [1]

It was our fifth time crossing a border into Argentina. This time we had to traverse the Andes along a switchback road with twenty bends to get us up over the natural boundary, passing Aconcagua, the tallest mountain in the Americas and outside the ... Read more >

Tags: cafayate, dulce de leche, humahuaca, mendoza, salta

The first countdown!

CHILE | Mon, 19 Apr 2010 | By mandybr | Views [600]

Estamos na nossa primeira contagem regressiva, desde a vinda ao Chile! Na quarta-feira vamos ao Brasil, para resolver algumas pendências pessoais e rever família e amigos queridos, comemorar meu aniversário (nham! :) ) e matar um pouquinho das saudades ... Read more >

Tags: centro artesanal los dominicos, fidae, mall sport, mendoza, pucón

Weinfest in Mendoza

ARGENTINA | Fri, 5 Mar 2010 | By cisa | Views [1228]

Mendoza ist das Weinanbaugebiet in Argentinien. Über 70% der Weine werden hier hergestellt. Die beste Rebsorte ist der Malbec. Und wie es sich gehört, muss es natürlich Anfang März auch ein Weinfest geben mit der Wahl einer Weinkönigin... Und das wird ... Read more >

Tags: festival de vendimia, mendoza, wein

Bariloche, Mendoza and Valle de la Luna

ARGENTINA | Sat, 6 Jun 2009 | By thebigtrip | Views [2515] | Comments [1]

Next stop after Buenos Aires was the town of Bariloche in the south of Argentina. Bariloche is in the north of Patagonia, a scenic region in the south. After  bite to eat we went for a drink in an Irish bar. We got totally ripped off and swore of Irish ... Read more >

Tags: bariloche, mendoza, valle del luna, valle fertile

Cherries, tobacco, toast? pissed!

ARGENTINA | Thu, 12 Feb 2009 | By heywoods1976 | Views [894] | Comments [2]

After a week of indulgence with the Jamie and Craig in Buenos Aires we did not turn over a new leaf when we arrived in Mendoza. As we had been eating and drinking very well in BA and the main reason to come to Mendoza is the food and wine, we felt ... Read more >

Tags: argentina, mendoza

Mendoza, Argentina

ARGENTINA | Sun, 25 Jan 2009 | By bec-simon | Views [1419] | Comments [1]

Only two days (well technically one and a half) in Mendoza, but Simon and I would both have loved a few more. Mendoza is a very different city to Santiago. It's much quieter, cleaner, more trees and a whole lot more laid back! It is a very beautiful town.... Read more >

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Los Libertadores border crossing Mendoza to Santiago

ARGENTINA | Fri, 8 Feb 2008 | By katrinamckeever | Views [2829]

The border crossing from Argentina to Chile  at Los Libertadores sort of summed up Argentina as a whole. It is breathtakingly beautiful, pain stakingly slow and strangely requiring of tips for customs officials! It was probably our own fault for taking ... Read more >

Tags: anacongua, argentina, border, chile, latin america, los libertadores, mendoza, mountains, road trip, santiago de chile

Magic Malbec Moments in Mendoza

ARGENTINA | Wed, 30 Jan 2008 | By katrinamckeever | Views [1168]

The rain clouds are gathering outside and we are in a dimly lit barn looking at four glasses of red wine. They have been laid up in order for the perfect testing. Instinct tells us that there is probably some sort of etiquette to this and the two knowledgeable ... Read more >

Tags: andes, argentina, bike tour, bodegas, cabernet sauvignon, cycle, malbec, mendoza, tempranillo, vineyards


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