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Trip report: Wine tasting in Mendoza, Argentina

25 July 2010

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Trip report:  Wine tasting in Mendoza, Argentina

If you're new here, you may want to start with Our Consulting Problem and maybe our FAQ and if you like what you see you should totally subscribe to receive new posts via RSS or email in the box on the top right. Thanks for visiting!We decided to use Ashley’s visit as an excuse to [...]

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So many posts to catch up on! (but still no time…)

17 July 2010

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We’ve been too busy traveling, exploring and trying not to freeze to death (it’s VERY cold in Chile) over the last week to be able to post at all.  I only have a few minutes now, but there are SO many things for us to catch up on, por ejemplo: Wine tasting in Buenos Aires [...]

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16 wines

14 July 2010

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We tasted 16 wines today.  Everything is a little blurry…  but I’m pretty sure we liked it. More details to come after lots of sleep and water.

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Off to Mendoza…

12 July 2010

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…because clearly we don’t get enough wine here.  We’ll have to get up very early tomorrow (by which I mean ~9am!) and head to the airport.  A few days in Mendoza followed by a few days in Chile to finally settle once and for all who has better wine.  It’s a hard job, but someone [...]

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Feria de Mataderos — You’re not in San Telmo anymore…

22 June 2010

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Feria de Mataderos — You’re not in San Telmo anymore…

Interested in something unique to do in Buenos Aires? Read on… “Feria” is the word they use down here to refer to an open air market.  Most sell various arts and crafts as well as clothing, food and antiques.  There are several of them in varying shapes and sizes all over the city (and country). [...]

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Kayaking in Tigre on the Parana Delta with El Dorado Kayak

6 June 2010

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Kayaking in Tigre on the Parana Delta with El Dorado Kayak

This post is WAY overdue. Thank you for the reminders! Almost 2 months ago we went on a day trip to the Tigre Delta to go Kayaking. Our spanish school (Vamos!) recommended a tour company to us called El Dorado Kayak. A day of kayaking outside of the city sounded great, so we signed up [...]

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Our trip to the Northwest of Argentina (the NOA) in summary

3 June 2010

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Our trip to the Northwest of Argentina (the NOA) in summary

In case you haven’t caught every post over the last couple of weeks, I wanted to put a quick summary of all of the posts related to our one-week trip to the Northwest of Argentina.  As a reminder, we went to Salta, Cafayate, (through the the valle de Calchaquies) and then up north to the [...]

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Have you noticed…

31 May 2010

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We have a fancy new photo gallery feature with all of our photo albums.   Check it out by clicking the “Photo Gallery” link on the top of the page or in the “Read Our Story…” box on the right. Or, you can click here:  http://www.consultingrehab.com/photo_gallery/ Our exploration of WordPress blogging is almost keeping pace [...]

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Review: Patios de Cafayate

29 May 2010

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Review: Patios de Cafayate

Patios de Cafayate is a boutique Starwood property located in Cafayate, a town in the wine country of Salta province. It’s a beautiful property with only 30 rooms in a great location – the landscapes surrounding Cafayate and on the drive down from Salta city are stunning (check out our Salta trip review). We were [...]

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Trip report on Salta and northwest Argentina

25 May 2010

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Trip report on Salta and northwest Argentina

We just got back from a weeklong trip to Salta and northwest Argentina, and let’s just say that we’re very appreciative of all that Buenos Aires has to offer. We’ve heard that the rest of the country thinks porteños are snobby and that, in reverse, porteños think people from the provinces are unsophisticated and that [...]

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