Monday, 21 November 2016

At "La Pizza mas grande de Buenos Aires" 2016






















This Sunday Nov. 2oth in Buenos Aires we had the 2016 edition of "The longest pizza in Buenos Aires" which was made with the help of 400 volunteers.
















Held at Avenida de Mayo right across from Plaza de Mayo, the event congregated cooks, charity organisations and pizza fans across the city.
















Since 8am the volunteers were manufacturing the dough for a 500m long pizza and 20.000 empanadas which were all made outdoors right on the street, using hundreds of Kilos of Dough and Mozzarella cheese.

Saturday, 19 November 2016

British Chistmas Fair in Buenos Aires

















Today was the Annual Christmas Artisan Fair at the British Ambasador´s residence in the exclusive part of Recoleta called " La Isla".

















Hosted by the Argentine British Community Council of Argentina, it is a fundraiser that has been in existence for over twenty years.
















Complete with local crafts, English pastry's and a performance by the local Salvation Army brass band, and lots of amenities for the kids in attendance.


Friday, 18 November 2016

"La noche de los Jardines" in Buenos Aires


 Last night´s "Noche de los jardines" at the Municipal Botanical Garden in Buenos Aires was a quite charming experience.

 As its name mentions it was a night in which the gardens were illuminated and opened to the public, with tours of its several premises.}
like its several Green houses containing diverse plants from all climates.















there were also live shows and even food trucks which made a very interesting evening of the event.

Monday, 14 November 2016

At the Expo Bici in Palermo
















The Expobici was held this weekend at the "Predio Ferial de Palermo" across Plaza Italia in the Heart of Palermo.















Most of the Argie Bike dealers and manufacturers were there displaying their goods. Unfortunately Argentina is way behind any technological advance in most of the fields including bicycles.





















As for the prices here. They are double or triple the regular international price.

Ten top Beer Joints in Buenos Aires - La Birrería - Palermo Hollywood


Obviously most of the Beer pubs are now in Palermo, following an Argentine tendency to overflow the market when a new idea comes out
















La Birrería which recently opened is very well arranged with spacious ambiance and wide selection of Craft Beers.
















Their happy hour goes till 9pm and the service is fast.

Saturday, 12 November 2016

Ten top beer joints in Buenos Aires - Taberna Odin - Palermo

















Another classic at the Palermo soho hood is the Taberna Odin, located at Honduras 5090 very close to Plaza Serrano, a sure fire tourist trap.
















Still the ambiance is quite comfy and their craft beer selection and prices are quite acceptable.

Friday, 11 November 2016