Mendoza

Turismo virtual

Back to the Future- Amazon brings virtual tours to Mendoza

Having a bachelor’s degree in Tourism made me not even think of this possibility, Virtual…

Lavalle desert Chronicles, part 3

It was Friday night when, between beers, some friends mentioned they would go up to…

Malbec Vs Cot: Touring Cahors and Mendoza

The French Connection Coming from Argentina, the first thing that really strikes you about Cahors…

A quick fire guide to oak

French or American, What’s the difference? The tannins in American oak are strong and aggressive.…

Crossing the Andes

The jagged Andean peaks flanking Mendoza’s western side remain one of the most sublime and…

A Natural History of the Desert

Anybody who lingers in Mendoza has their attention naturally drawn south to the vineyards and…

Zonda Wind

Viento Zonda sounds far more dramatic than its technical term, foehn wind, and the scientific…

The Big Apple – Manzano Historico

You have to love somewhere that is named after an apple tree. Argentina’s favorite liberator…

Food for thoughts

Finca Agostino restaurant has quickly established itself as the must-eat-at-place in Mendoza.   Emilie Giraud…

The Lost Lakes of Mendoza

Ben Shirley wades into the disappearing wetlands of Mendoza province. As with so many popular…