Mendoza isn’t a city; it’s a state of mind. Mendoza is relaxing and sipping wine in central Argentina. Mendoza is strolling down a quiet pedestrian mall and savoring a rich cappuccino. Mendoza is enjoying life’s serene moments as they come. In this part of the world, they go down best with a decanted malbec.
Let’s be honest. I’m not an art guy. Many of you may know this already. I don’t get why the Mona Lisa is special, I despise “modern art” nearly as much as I despise “contemporary art” even though I can’t tell you the difference, and I still can’t believe four mothers named their sons after […]
I swear it was Cassie’s idea. She heard about all the horses in South America and wanted to visit a horse ranch. I figured it sounded like fun, even though I’ve only ridden a horse once in my life. I was blown away. Our two days on a horse ranch in Salta, Argentina ended up […]
Welcome to the Atacama Desert. To borrow a line from Dickens, this place can only be “received, for good or for evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only.” Everything here is extreme, and when you describe it, that description often ends with “…in the world.” For us, it was one of the most fascinating […]