Tribuna Real The Perfect Mix Of Polo, Art & Fashion

Patrick Archer argentina polo, buenos aires events, culture, lifestyle, vanityba, wine & vineyards

From December 1-4 Tribuna Real, the International Polo Fair, will take place at the Hipodromo Argentino. Occurring in conjunction with the Argentine Polo Open, Tribuna Real “will unite the entire Polo community and its friends in one place to see tango shows, fashion shows, and prizes awarded to distinguished Polo players.” Guests will also be able to enjoy cocktails, wines …

From Bollywood to Tata to Gaturro, Argentina Courts the “I” in BRIC

Patrick Archer agribusiness, argentina polo, buenos aires events, foreign investment

From Bollywood in BA to the Gujarat Builders Argentina Trade Mission to Tata’s Arrival in the BA Tech District, InvestBA has charted the strengthening ties between Argentina and India in 2010. Now Financial Times says these bilateral outreach efforts are not only paying cultural dividends, the two countries are rapidly forging a two-way trade relationship worth US$3.8 billion, up 150% …

Polo’s Appeal Broadening to New Fans, Countries

Patrick Archer argentina polo, arts & entertainment, lifestyle, tourism

It may be winter here in Argentina, but the world’s polo elite continue the 2010 tour on the Northern Hemisphere fields of the U.S. and England. And if there’s a common theme we’re seeing on this year’s circuit, it’s the continued marketing maturation and well-coordinated attempts to broaden the game’s appeal to a much wider audience. First it was the …

Nacho, Polo, Veuve Clicquot & the NYSE

Patrick Archer argentina polo, arts & entertainment, lifestyle

“It’s not everyday you see a horse on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.” With that opening line, CNBC anchors welcomed Argentina polo legend and Ralph Lauren ambassador Nacho Figueras to the NYSE to promote the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic (VCPC) on Governor’s Island in New York. When asked to explain the equine intrusion, Moet Hennessy’s Mark Cornell quickly …

Vamonos!: Argentina is Always Better with the Kids

Patrick Archer argentina polo, lifestyle, tourism

Anyone who has spent time in Argentina can tell you the high priority that’s placed on family time, especially quality time with the kids. On weekends, city clubs and parks around Buenos Aires and throughout the country swell with parents relaxing and kids running everywhere playing futbol, roller hockey, tennis, golf and, yes, even polo. No surprise then that Argentina …