What to do in Mendoza

Tourism activities, local culture, information, what to do in Mendoza

I’ll take a side order of culture please…

If you are looking for wineries that offer a bit of culture or art on…

Mendoza Reserve

While nearly 70% of Mendoza’s visitors to wineries are Argentine, Bodegas de Argentina recorded in…

UNESCO sites in Argentina

UNESCO is an acronym that gets thrown around in guidebooks a lot without many people…

San Carlos, Caminos de Altamira

Located in the southern region of this fertile valley, Los Caminos de Altamira is a…

Pinotsaurus – Dinosaur bones with some Pinot Noir

I looked at the grey stony structure. Almost the same size as my entire body,…

Oh, Telo Me More

“It’s a telo!?” My confused, yet intrigued exclamation would end in a barrage of hand-slapping…

Lavalle: Queen of the Desert

Most people forget that Mendoza province is a vast barren plain of sandy scrubland, especially…

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside: Chilean beaches

With nearly 6,500 km of coastline, Chile offers a veritable buffet of beaches for those…

Casablanca Valley and its wine routes

Casablanca as a name may conjure up images of Humphrey Bogart in far flung Morocco…

The Second of Seven: Aconcagua

Known among extreme climbers as the world’s seven summits, this pinnacle group of mountains represents…