Argentina

EXCEPTIONAL EATERIES | Buenos Aires |Desnivel

EXCEPTIONAL EATERIES | Buenos Aires |Desnivel

In Buenos Aires, you must eat meat.  There's beef for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and it's the best beef you'll ever have.  At Desnivel, you get the full monty. A word about Argentine beef, and why it's so good: For starters, the cows spend their lives, happily roaming, and eating,…
People of the World

People of the World

This is Bob Beveridge, in his secondhand violin / collectible shop in Falkland, Scotland. He is playing the prized guitar that was given to him by Roseanne Cash, when she and her famous father traced their roots back to this small village in the Kingdom of Fife. At the risk…
The World in a Little Blue Book

The World in a Little Blue Book

My passport is full.  Each of the stamps on those little blue pages represents an encounter, an adventure, an education, an accomplishment, a story.  I had to go to the passport office to have new pages inserted, and as I sat there waiting, I flipped through, and remembered.  These are…
Style Moment | MALBA Museum, Buenos Aires

Style Moment | MALBA Museum, Buenos Aires

"If one says 'red' and there are fifty people listening, it can be expected that there will be fifty reds in their minds. And one can be sure that all these reds will be very different." Josef Albers (1888-1976) German-born American artist and educator
Buenos Aires | Taxi to a Tango

Buenos Aires | Taxi to a Tango

El Tango es el pulso natural de la muñeca de Buenos Aires. The Tango is the natural pulse of Buenos Aires. Leopoldo Marechal (1900-1970) Argentine writer When you're in Buenos Aires, you can't miss the fact that tango dancing is an integral part of the city's way of life.  The…