The Most Livable Cities in Latin America: #1 Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer ba government, buenos aires events, competitiveness, culture, global rankings, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, tourism

The Economist Intelligence Unit¬†(EIU) is out with their annual ranking of the world’s most livable cities and Buenos Aires is the number one metro in Latin America in terms of quality living conditions. Buenos Aires’ score of 86.3 places it atop all other major Latin American metros. According to EIU, metros with scores between 80-100 are considered top tier cities …

The Future of Real Estate Developments in Argentina

Patrick Archer aruba, foreign investment, hotels & casinos, real estate, visionaries

Real estate developers, builders, suppliers and buyers recently gathered at Reporte Inmobilario’s summit to discuss “The Future of Real Estate Developments” in Argentina. The stated goal of the event was to address ways to improve the quality and quantity of new projects coming to market. Local architect Domingo Speranza gave a presentation focusing on the scarcity of and record prices …

New Waterfront Hotel Casino Development Coming To Atlantida

Patrick Archer aruba, foreign investment, hotels & casinos, real estate, tourism, uruguay

The steady flow of Argentine investment into Uruguay continues this week with the announcement of a new 4-star hotel casino development in one of Uruguay’s more traditional beach towns, Atlantida. ICK, an Argentine investor group from the northern province of Santiago del Estero, is going to invest US$15 million to build a 60-room hotel on a 75,000 square foot parcel …

New Radisson Hotel Will Be Cordoba’s Tallest Building

Patrick Archer foreign investment, franchises, hotels & casinos, real estate, tourism, us companies

International hotel groups continue to gravitate toward untapped lodging opportunities in Argentina’s vast interior. When it opens in late 2013, the new Radisson Hotel will be the only 5-star hotel in Cordoba. The new Radisson will be the hotel component of a much larger development called the Capitalinas Complex which includes a mix of luxury residential and AAA office space, …

Golf on the Argentina Wine Trail Becomes Year-Round Attraction

Patrick Archer aruba, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, tourism, wine & vineyards

Great golf courses and beautiful vineyards: Two of Argentina’s most attractive assets for foreign visitors continue to blend seamlessly like an Atamisque Assemblage or a La Linda Chardonnay Viognier. Argentina’s Golf Circuit on the Wine Trails (Circuito de Golf en los Caminos del Vino) launched earlier this year with four golf tournaments held at some of Mendoza’s finest golf courses …