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SoHo in Buenos Aires

When I was living in New York, one of my favorite things to do on a spring weekend was walk around SoHo, grab brunch at Felix, maybe do a little shopping, and check out the street art.  For the first day of summer in Argentina, I headed over to Palermo, the SoHo of Buenos Aires. […]

Ilha Grande: Abraão Village

When I have referred to ‘town’ in past Ilha Grande posts I am referring to Abraão Village which is home to many of the restaurants, hotels, bars, travel agencies, grocery stores and boat rentals in Ilha Grande. Note: If you want to stay close to the ‘action’ on the island, find a pousada in walking […]

Carnival Sambadrome Part 1- Preparations & the Box

When you see carnival on TV, you see that there are the grand stands (stadium style) and then there are private boxes… those boxes.. you cannot pay for, you can only be invited to get in them (a family friend was kind enough to invite us!) and once you are invited in, it is an […]