High Tea at Hotel Alvear

Many large cities throughout the world have a classy, wolrdclass hotel that serves high tea. In Buenos Aires, this place is the Hotel Alvear. Although high tea is not a common tradtion in Buenos Aires, a merienda with mate is.   A merienda is basically a high tea, without the sandwhiches [...] Read more »

Tucson Steak House & Bar

Tucson is an American style steakhouse, serving Argentine beef.  They serve typical American dishes such as ribs with BBQ sauce, steaks and other meats with sauces and ceasar salad, all in a American-like atmosphere.  The restaurant is pleasant, very modern with clean lines, mostly dark colors, and quite bright. We [...] Read more »

Fuerza Bruta

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What happens when the colorful visions of an Argentinean theatre director is released from the streets of Buenos Aires and planted in the mid-western city of Chicago, Illinois? A mix of wide-eyed north Americans combined with the altering of a once elegant theatre into an array of disco lights, thumping [...] Read more »