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Beyond the Beef: Eating like an Argentine in London

Beyond the Beef: Eating like an Argentine in London

Sarah Gill analyses the explosion of Argentine and South American cuisine in London, and looks at how restauranteurs, and locals, are now venturing beyond the staples of meat and malbec.

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Aurora: Just Don’t Call it Burning Argentina

Aurora: Just Don’t Call it Burning Argentina

Over four days last month, a group of people gathered on a field 200km outside of Buenos Aires and launched the first Burning Man-style event in Argentina. Jeff Herzbach was there to live the experience.

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‘Caught in the Act’ Theatrical Bike Tour: Riding Through The History Books

‘Caught in the Act’ Theatrical Bike Tour: Riding Through The History Books

Theatre company teams up with Biking Buenos Aires to paint Argentine history in a new, interactive, and surprising light. George Nelson goes along for the ride.

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Vendimia Gains Momentum in Mendoza

Vendimia Gains Momentum in Mendoza

Mendoza’s national grape harvest festival of Vendimia is growing in fervour as it pushes ever closer to this coming weekend’s climax. Madeline Blasberg reports.

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BA Embraces the CrossFit Challenge

BA Embraces the CrossFit Challenge

Chiara Gnoli puts her doubts and trepidation to one side and has a go at the Buenos Aires take on the exercise craze sweeping the world: CrossFit.

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Torres del Paine: In Search of the Patagonian King

Torres del Paine: In Search of the Patagonian King

Delfina Krusemann joins Tierra Patagonia’s photo safari in Torres del Paine, capturing breathtaking landscapes and hoping for a glimpse of the elusive puma.

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Malcomidos: An Interview with Soledad Barruti

Malcomidos: An Interview with Soledad Barruti

Kristie Robinson meets with Soledad Barruti, journalist and author of ‘Malcomidos: How the Argentine food industry is killing us’, to talk about deforestation, feedlots, and her hopes for the future.

Posted in Development, Environment, Food & Drink, Social Issues5 Comments

Malcomidos: Exclusive Excerpt in English

Malcomidos: Exclusive Excerpt in English

In an Argentina Independent exclusive, Soledad Barruti shares the introduction from her book ‘Malcomidos: How the Argentine food industry is killing us’. Read it here.

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Vintage and Veganism at Beto Feria Americana

Vintage and Veganism at Beto Feria Americana

Cristina Trujillo explores the hidden gem that is Beto Feria Americana, an institution in the Buenos Aires vintage scene which offers much more than second-hand clothes.

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Pacha K’Anchay: Eco-Tourism in the Argentine Yungas

Pacha K’Anchay: Eco-Tourism in the Argentine Yungas

Cristina Trujillo get her hands dirty in a stay a Pacha K’Anchay, an eco-lodge in the province of Salta that offers accommodation in exchange for volunteer work.

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