Parrillas & Opera Houses

I love strolling through Buenos Aires on a Sunday. There always seems to be a shared consensus of what this day is, whether this is fresh air, coffees, or as I see is popular, chupando on a park bench! Having a visitor from New Zealand, I had another excuse to delve out from my little … Continue reading

Better than therapy ~ Buena Onda Yoga

Anyone that’s been in Buenos Aires for a while knows that living here can be a character builder. There’s the porteño culture, a mix of indie and intellectualism; dating, which is often described as “hysterical;” the loose tiles on the sidewalk that return surprise sprays of hidden muddy water and sometimes stubbed toes; let’s not … Continue reading

The Four Nations

The New Zealand rugby team, the All Blacks (my home team!), are in town, arriving on Saturday for the game against Los Pumas on the 29th September (Argentine time). I’m not really even much of a fan, but for every Kiwi girl, especially those far away from home, the All Blacks will cause the heart … Continue reading

Update on the new building!

Just to give everyone a brief update on where we are in the new building, our bar is well on its way to being completed as we speak! The builders are in and constructing the shelves behind our amazing stone walled bar that will hold all of our glasses, spirits and mixers. The LCD TV … Continue reading

Why Argentina is a photographers dream!

The other day us girls at The Argentine Experience met with the girls from Foto Ruta to talk about their shared creative outlet, photography, and what they are doing with this in Buenos Aires. Joss offered to write us a snippet of why she thinks Argentina is unrivalled from behind the lens… Beyond the borders of this … Continue reading

How much love is in your yerba?

You know what they say about homemade food and that you can tell how much love has gone into it by the taste? Well, the same goes for yerba mate. Mass-produced yerba mate is nothing compared to yerba mate produced in the traditional way, which involves time, love and care. There are several issues here. … Continue reading