Tag Archives: wine


The Winelands of Santa Cruz – Continued*

  After our first week of settling in we have formed a little morning routine. We enjoy our morning tea on the poofy couch in the living room and read the daily news thanks to […]


2nd to 25 Feb ’14 – The Winelands of Santa Cruz*

200km south of Santiago lies the Central Valley. This wine region is dotted with fancy wineries around charming little towns. The little town of Santa Cruz, our home for the next 3 weeks, is situated […]


21st to 28th Jan ’14 – Much needed R & R*

  We spend a lovely seven days at the country home of Alex, just outside the town of La Falda. It is a small town that gets overrun by Argentinian vacation goers during the summer […]


16th – 20th January 2014 – Saying Goodbye Again*

  Thursday comes and we say sad goodbyes to Ramiro and Lorenzo as we pack our bags in the car and Azul drives us to the city. We are going to stay with her mom, […]


1 January ’14 – Happy New Year!*

9:30am Uuugh – woke up with a red wine hangover- actually I might still be a little drunk.   We go down for breakfast and I am instantly irritated by all the people, I’m overheating […]


31 Dec ’13 – A Blue Market Deal & A Walk to Remember

New Year’s Eve   Today we decide to walk the city..a little bit of it anyway, as Bs As is a beautiful giant. But first we have to exchange our US dollars for some pesos […]


Back in Rio – Cecilia’s Place, Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro – 28 & 29 Oct ’13

We stay with Cecilia in Barra da Tijuca in Rio. It’s a very Americanised area. We have now seen 3 very different parts of Rio.. We don’t get to spend a lot of time with […]