Archive for March, 2009

Glimpses of Buenos Aires

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 Posted in culture | 1 Comment »

Written by Jamie I was recently in Buenos Aires escorting friends around. I figured I would post a few photos from the big and crazy city. They love their futbol. The national dance in action. Nice foot placement, it must be an automatic.

¡Adios Verano!

Monday, March 30th, 2009 Posted in weather | 1 Comment »

Written by Jamie If there was any doubt that summer has ended here in the Lakes District, the last few days should confirm it.  We have had rain, wind, fog and even some snow on the high peaks. It is very fresh ...

The Argentine Feria

Saturday, March 28th, 2009 Posted in cosas lindas, culture | No Comments »

Written by Shanie One of the great things about Argentina is its amazing, diverse and impressive types of handmade goods (artesanales) made throughout the country. And, of course, the ferias where these treasures are sold. With Jamie's birthday coming up, I have ...

Picture of the Week

Friday, March 27th, 2009 Posted in picture of the week | 2 Comments »

With the loss of a friend, big birthdays around the corner and friends visiting from the States we are making the executive decision to post Picture of the Week a day earlier. Hope ya like it!

We Will Miss You Saucer Boy

Thursday, March 26th, 2009 Posted in day to day | 1 Comment »

Written by Shanie Today is a sad day. The world has lost a hero. We have lost a member of the ski tribe that has done more than any other person in the history of the sport. Shane McConkey has tragically ...

Excellent Massage for Nothing

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009 Posted in day to day | 4 Comments »

Written by Shanie Jamie's 40th birthday is right around the corner. As a great addition to the festivities coming up, four of his friends from high school made the journey down to help celebrate. So, currently he is in Buenos Aires ...

Phrase of the Week

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009 Posted in phrase of the week | No Comments »

tirar una onda: literally it means to throw a vibe. Use this saying when wanting to point out that you or someone else is helping the situation out.

What’s it like to live in paradise? Owner of Peuma Hue, Evelyn, tells us…

Monday, March 23rd, 2009 Posted in business, cosas lindas, lifestyle | 4 Comments »

Written by Shanie As we mentioned before in a post we did about the eco-friendly resort, Peuma Hue, we were lucky enough to get some interview one-on-one time with owner, Evelyn Hoter. Peuma Hue is a land of magic, connection and tranquility. ...

Picture of the Week

Saturday, March 21st, 2009 Posted in picture of the week | No Comments »

Morning Mist, Lago Nahuel Huapi

Scheduled Power Outage in Bariloche

Friday, March 20th, 2009 Posted in resources | 4 Comments »

Written by Jamie For those of you in Bariloche, take note. Between April 18-20 there will be scheduled power outages as the electronic company, CEB, upgrades the system. More information on the project and hours can be found here. ¡Que tenga buen fin ...