Drinking Against Heart Disease


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Surprise, surprise, more wine tasting was next on the agenda. This time in and around the Calchaquí Valley, in the north-west of Argentina. According to wine gurus, the area ticks all the boxes for making amazing wine: Good soil, high altitude, lots … Continue reading



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As we have traveled north from Buenos Aires, through Rosario and Cordoba, the scenery has changed immensely. The north-west of Argentina is arid with vast valleys nestled between stunning mountains. We visited two national parks famous for having landscapes literally … Continue reading

Grape Time had by All


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Our first few nights in Mendoza were spent at the rather unpleasant Damajuana Hostel, a nominee for the worst night’s sleep so far. It was worthy of a rather stinging review on Trip Advisor – Damajuana Hostel. Things improved immeasurably though when … Continue reading