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36 Hours at Atempo Design Hotel Posted on 06 Nov 13:12 , 0 comments

Stay in Hollywood, hang in Soho. That’s what I always tell friends that are coming to visit. Despite the flood of galleries, bars, restaurants and …

La Pastronería: BA’s Pastrami Mecca Posted on 01 Jun 12:25 , 0 comments

True to form, pastrami became a thing in Buenos Aires from one day to the next. No aviso previo, not a single heads up, just …

Brunch at M Palermo, or Give Me All the Shrimp Posted on 21 May 06:00 , 0 comments

I’m not much of a bruncher. But before you light those pitchforks, let me explain. I’m not one to turn down salmon gravlax or eggs …

After Dining At Casa Coupage, No Other Restaurant Will Ever Please Us Posted on 20 May 03:29 , 0 comments

By Kevin Vaughn. As we left the comedor of Casa Coupage, my eating partner, socia and general favorite lady pal Evy said to me, “Sometimes …

Home Hotel, Indeed Posted on 28 Mar 01:26 , 0 comments

Article and Photos by Sharon Salt. Nestled in the middle of its block in Palermo Hollywood, Home Hotel is a small oasis amidst the hustle …

Meraviglia: Organic, Vegetarian Merienda in Palermo Hollywood Posted on 22 Dec 00:42 , 0 comments

 The ‘organic movement’ has not caught on in Argentina as it has in the states.  With fewer consumer options and a different commerce structure you …

Casa Coupage With My Diplomat, Not My Prince Posted on 20 Nov 00:38 , 0 comments

By Vivi Rathbone. Winter was the season of despedidas.  The economy took a turn for the worse and the weather grew cold and expats started …

Sugar & Spice, Frank Almeida’s Sweet Startup Posted on 16 Nov 01:08 , 0 comments

Ten years ago, there were no cookies in Argentina.  Argentines were high consumers of alfajores and shortbread, but there was nothing comparable to a gourmet, …

Home Hotel – Let’s Move In Posted on 20 Jul 01:21 , 0 comments

I love Palermo’s boutique hotel culture!  The city is full of smaller, personalized hotel treasures so lovely that I almost feel sad living here, because …

Take Me To Brunch Or Lose Me Forever Posted on 10 Jul 01:10 , 0 comments

Here’s something about me: I don’t like going to the same restaurant twice, but I make exceptions for worthy invitations. Dean suggested Olsen for brunch, …