January 2015

Friday, January 23 Took a funicularĀ up Cerro San Cristobal. It had great views of the city and a giant Virgin Mary status. Walked through the La Vega market. It was huge and had so many good-looking fruits and veggies! We bought a kilo of mixed blueberries and raspberries for 2500 pesos (about $4USD). Went across […]

Sunday, January 18 Woke up early to get ready for the bus trip to Mendoza. We got a taxi off the street and arrived with plenty (actually, too much) time. The bus left the terminal at 9:30am. The border crossing took about 1.5 hours. A new rule for entering Argentina is that you can only […]

Thursday, January 15 Woke up around 9am in the Airbnb apartment we were staying at. Our plan for the day was to head south of the city in our rental car for some wine and hiking. On the way we stopped at the bus station to buy our Mendoza tickets but had no luck because […]