Buenos Aires Ranks #3 For Visitor Spending In Latin America

[soliloquy id=”20311″] International visitors in the City of Buenos Aires spend US$2.2 billion annually according to a new analysis of international arrivals and visitors spending in the world’s 132 most important destination cities. The new edition of the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index estimates Buenos Aires will welcome 2.1 million international arrivals this year who will spend a total of …

Another Luxury Hotel Coming To Montevideo’s Punta Carretas

[soliloquy id=”20286″] A new luxury hotel will soon open in Punta Carretas, the most expensive neighborhood per square meter in Montevideo and no stranger to new hotel construction in recent years. The Oliva Luxury will be a 30-key, five-star boutique hotel with guest amenities including a restaurant, spa, fitness center, conference room, coffee shop and cigar lounge, according to El …

Accor To Invest US$100 Million To Build 10 New Argentina Hotels

[soliloquy id=”20060″] Accor, the French hotel group which operates 3,500 properties worldwide, is planning to invest US$100 million and build ten new hotels in Argentina as part of an aggressive Latin American expansion. The announcement, made yesterday in a meeting between Accor representatives and Argentina’s Ministry of Tourism, is another foreign vote of confidence in the country’s future and the …

Retailers & Hotel Chains Rushing To “The Saudi Arabia Of Patagonia”

Carrefour, Coto, Jumbo, La Anonima and Walmart. Only one city in Argentina is home to all five major supermarket chains, and it’s not Buenos Aires, Cordoba or even Rosario. It’s the Patagonia capital city of Neuquen which is ground cero for Argentina’s nascent shale oil boom. “Neuquen Comes To Life At The Hands Of Vaca Muerta” is the headline of …

Oceanfront Hostel For Sale In Punta del Diablo, Uruguay

This one-of-a-kind boutique property with full restaurant is located on the beautiful beach of Punta del Diablo, Rocha, Uruguay. This is a unique opportunity to acquire a profitable, emblematic establishment in its fifth consecutive year of profitable operations. This unique oceanfront hostel for sale has already been featured on Lonely Planet’s annual “Blue List,” a compilation of 12 must-see destinations …