Tag Archives: Foodie

Chez Gaston: Wine Tasting With the Locals

Allow your palate to travel through the premium wine regions of Argentina (Mendoza, Salta and Patagonia) with a sommelier that opens his home to you in one of the traditional neighborhoods of Buenos Aires. Gastón is an industrial engineer that … Continue reading

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Treasures of the Amazon: Belem, Brazil

Belem entrances you. Far in the north of Brazil, at the mouth of the Amazon river, is the state of Para. Belem, it’s capitol, was a strong hold for the Portuguese that rapidly grew during the rubber boom and has … Continue reading

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Brazilian Foodie Treasures: Moqueca!

When discussing Brazilian cuisine, one of the country’s most cherished and delectable dishes is Moqueca! As presented on the Brazilian Foodie Blog, Moqueca was originally created by the native people of Brazil. This seafood stew is slowly cooked and simmered … Continue reading

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Best Photo Ops: Lima, Cusco, Santiago

Planning your next trip to Lima and Cusco in Peru or Santiago, Chile? Don’t forget these must-visit photo op spots for the best souvenirs of your adventure! Taxis are very reliable in Peru and Chile for you to get to … Continue reading

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12 South American Wines of Christmas

Looking for the perfect gift for the wine-loving adventurer in your family? Look no further. As the year comes to a close, our South America team would like to highlight the 12 best Chilean and Argentine wines to grace former … Continue reading

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Top 5 Can’t-Miss Peruvian Markets

As South America’s culinary capitol, Peru has some of the best markets on the continent. While planning your next adventure to Peru, come see what we have put together as our top can’t-miss markets in Peru! 1) Surquillo Market, Lima … Continue reading

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Top 5 Buenos Aires Steakhouses

When planning a trip to Buenos Aires and creating one’s “must-do” list, trying the mythical Argentine beef is a high desire for most travelers. But where do you go to taste true, authentic to-die-for beef cuts in BA? Fear not. … Continue reading

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Gastronomic Experiences in South America: Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! On this day of gastronomic brilliance, I wanted to take the time to highlight some of our best foodie experiences in South America. Come travel with us to Santiago, Cusco and Buenos Aires as we explore vibrant … Continue reading

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Argentina’s Best Kept Secret: The Northwest

Northwest Argentina is beckoning! Come hike through the multicolored hills and crimson canyons of Jujuy. Follow llamas across epic salt flats where all perception is lost and land and sky seamlessly mingle. Trek among some of the most ancient Cacti … Continue reading

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NEW TRIP – Buenos Aires Foodie Odyssey

Buenos Aires, the capitol of Argentina, is known as “The Paris of the South” for its gorgeous tree-lined boulevards, picturesque French-style architecture, and art and cafe culture. The tempo of the city is very Spanish, with its inhabitants often observing … Continue reading

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