7 Reasons to Travel to Argentina

Argentina is a beautiful country full of rich culture and history, beautiful geography, fun nightlife, and amazing cuisine. If you have been on the fence whether or not you should travel to Argentina, here are 7 reasons why you should.

Patagonia - Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina

The Food

Argentina is known for producing some of the tastiest steak around the world. Many herders still grass feed their cows, making the steak taste better because the cows are healthier. Argentina is also home to delectable empanadas, a meat and cheese filled pastry that you can find on nearly every street corner. And of course, you can’t mention Argentina without talking about their mate, a traditional warm drink made from the dry leaves of the yerba mate plant. Other famous foods in Argentina including dulce de leche, alfajores, carbonada, and choripán. Continue reading “7 Reasons to Travel to Argentina”

Wine Tourism in South America

On the southern hemisphere of Earth, unnoticeable for world wine leaders real wine revolution takes place. Wine-makers of South America have been using the secrets of Europeans from the times of Jesuits arriving to Argentina and Chile. These countries are the leaders of wine making in South America. Many tourists come to this continent looking for new adventures.

Wine Garden - Chile
Photo: K_Witte

Those, who live in the northern hemisphere, should remember that seasons are vice versa here: the height of summer here is in January and February and grape gathering takes place in March and April. You should consider a few countries for wine tourism. The main are Argentina and Chile, but it is also possible to visit Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela with this purpose. These countries are trying to move forward in this industry. Continue reading “Wine Tourism in South America”