Archive for May, 2009

Change of Seasons

Thursday, May 7th, 2009 Posted in day to day, weather | 1 Comment »

Written by Jamie As lifelong skiers, this is always an exciting part of the year. We know ski season is just around the corner. According to the weather forecast, the snowfall is about to commence. If today's rainbow is an indicator, it going ...

Argentina to Market Tourism to the Middle East

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009 Posted in business, travel | No Comments »

Written by Jamie Argentina is planning to expand tourism to non-traditional markets such as the Middle East. According to the Gulf News, officials have been in talks with three airlines,  Qatar, Emirates and Etihad airways, from the gulf states about expanding airline service ...

Phrase of the Week

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009 Posted in phrase of the week | No Comments »

hacer dedo:to make finger. This is how you say to "hitchhike". Thanks to our massage therapist Christina, I had always wondered what the translation was.

Interview with Patagonian Founding Father Descendant, Carol Jones

Monday, May 4th, 2009 Posted in cosas lindas, culture, lifestyle, sports, travel | 11 Comments »

Written by Shanie If learning about the culture and history of your travel destination is important to you, then partaking in a guided horseback trip with Carol Jones is going to be an unforgettable experience. A person that exudes a warm ...

Feliz Cumpleaños Bariloche

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009 Posted in day to day | No Comments »

Written by Jamie Happy 107th birthday, Bariloche!

Picture of the Week

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009 Posted in picture of the week | 4 Comments »

Fall in Patagonia

¡Feliz Dia de Trabajador!

Friday, May 1st, 2009 Posted in culture | 2 Comments »

Written by Jamie Throughout Latin America, May 1 is the Day of the Worker.  Today we had a check in/check out for one of our rental properties. We had scheduled our housecleaner for 11am.  Betty came over this morning to say it was ...