Tag Archives: Living in Buenos AIres

Concluding remarks

First thoughts upon entering Kansas City As our airport taxi drove down one of the main streets in my area, I asked our driver, in what I assumed was a very legitimate query, “Where are all the people?!” Like, was … Continue reading

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Música argentina: more than reggaetone

First of all, I’m home! I have a whole wrap-up post I’ll get around to posting sometime soon, but while writing that, I realized that my “music” section was getting a little long. So here’s an entire post— complete with … Continue reading

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Last Post from the South

So, looks like this might be my last post before heading off on my Patagonia adventure with my parents and then arriving HOME mid-December. Although I know I’ll miss Buenos Aires immensely (and if not Buenos Aires, definitely the fugazetta … Continue reading

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I am here for ONE more month.

(and have clearly exhausted all energy to create clever titles) On castellano So as I come around to the last couple weeks of living in BA and last month in South America (for now!), I’ve been thinking a lot about … Continue reading

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On the road again/ a castellano update

50+ hours wasn’t enough; I was so craving more hours on the beloved omnibus that I set off for Córdoba, Argentina this weekend! Our entire study abroad program, plus the one from Montevideo, Uruguay, went on the trip, which meant … Continue reading

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On Discos and Meglatons

A fail: The most popular chain grocery store here is called “Disco,” but Argentines appear to be blissfully unaware of this. For instance, whenever I ask where the nearest Disco is, they think I’m using it in the Central American way … Continue reading

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COPA COPA COPA/ ¡Viva México!

TUESDAY: ONE OF TOP 10 MOST EXCITING DAYS IN MI VIDA Background information: The Mexican soccer team for the Copa had this big scandal about prostitutes that got the 8 starting players kicked out of the tournament. Therefore, Mexico is … Continue reading

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