VanityBA: Couples Divorce Every 90 Minutes In Buenos Aires

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A couple gets divorced every 90 minutes in the City of Buenos Aires, and for seven out of ten parejas, it marks the end of a relationship that lasted a decade or longer. The new numbers from the City’s Statistics and Census Bureau found that 5,866 Buenos Aires couples filed for divorce in 2012, a rate of sixteen per day …

Best Restaurants In Buenos Aires Dominate Regional Ranking

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Restaurant Magazine just released the annual ranking of Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants 2013, and Argentina has more restaurants in the Top 50 than any other country in the region. A distinguished panel of 250 food writers and critics, chefs and restauranteurs voted for their favorite restaurants across four regions: Mexico and Central America, South America (North), South America (South) …

VanityBA: Paper Pumps Up The Volume At BAFWEEK 2013/14

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The Spring/Summer edition of Buenos Aires Fashion Week (BAFWEEK) begins today in Palermo, and it should be interesting to see how much creative juice local designers can wring from this year’s source of inspiration…paper. Like an episode of Iron Chef where culinary artists are asked to wrap their minds and knives around a seemingly bland ingredient like eggplant or milk, …

Montevideo Named Best City For Retirement In Latin America

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Montevideo is the most friendly city in Latin America for retirees and soon-to-be-retirees, according to a new report from America Economia. The annual ranking of the region’s most senior-friendly metros also includes Miami, considering South Florida is a popular retirement destination for many upper and upper middle class Latin Americans. Montevideo tied Miami for first place as the most friendly destination …

VanityBA: The 10 Best Wines From Argentina

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The Vinos & Bodegas section of iProfesional features a rundown of the Top 10 Wines in Argentina according to Stephen Tanzer and his bimonthly publication for wine enthusiasts, International Wine Cellar. The Top 10 Argentine Wines on Tanzer’s list have scores ranging from 93+ to 95+ and prices ranging from $59 to $230. Both Malbecs and the Catena Zapata Bodega …