Visiting Iguazu Falls

A view over the Iguazu Falls as they stretch into the distant jungle. There is a rainbow in the foreground

As soon as I mentioned to people that I was going to South America, those who had been would ask if I was visiting Iguazu Falls. Initially, my answer was no, but in hindsight, that would have been a mistake. Learn about Iguazu Falls, how to get there and more in this complete guide to … Read more

Money in Argentina – It’s Complicated!

A hand holding a folded wad of 1000 peso bank notes from Argentina

Wondering how to deal with money in Argentina? I’ve got you covered. Of all the places I have ever travelled, there has never been somewhere as difficult to pay for things as Argentina right at the moment. Note: This post is based on how things were in February 2023. Things change quickly in Argentina, so … Read more

Visiting La Recoleta Cemetery, Buenos Aires

A paved alley flanked by mausoleums leads to a large, ornate mausoleum at the end under a clear blue sky. A palm tree is seen to the right, and a scaffold is visible on the left side.

Welcome to Recoleta Cemetery, the final resting place of some of Argentina’s most prominent figures and a top destination for tourists and locals alike. If you are visiting Buenos Aires, Recoleta Cemetery is a must. Recoleta Cemetery Buenos Aires offers a unique insight into the country’s history and culture. Whether you’re interested in architecture, or … Read more

11 Important Things to Know Before you Go to Argentina

Colorful storefronts with ornate signs advertising "Caminito Tango" are located in a vibrant neighborhood. A balcony is above the shops, adorned with murals and decorative elements.

Argentina is an amazing country to visit, and it is certainly worth a visit. Some things are a little different though, so it is worth reading up. To get you started, here are the most important things to know before you go to Argentina. Money is Confusing Working out how to get cash and how … Read more