ATIEMPO – The New Issue of InvestBA Privada Has Landed

Patrick Archer agribusiness, argentina polo, arts & entertainment, ba government, buenos aires events, competitiveness, creative class, culture, entrepreneurs, foreign investment, franchises, lifestyle, real estate, technology, tourism, uruguay, vanityba, visionaries

ATIEMPO: InvestBA Privada lands today, and the Summer 2011 issue features one-on-one interviews with a variety of art, design and financial professionals in Argentina and Uruguay. In Agenda, we’ll focus on BA’s social calendar for the next three months which includes the Dakar Rally, polo in Punta, Rolex regattas, MALBA exhibits, ATP Tennis, three Argentina futbol matches and the long-awaited …

EnjoyBA: Here Comes the New Issue of InvestBA Privada

Patrick Archer argentina polo, arts & entertainment, ba government, buenos aires events, creative class, culture, entrepreneurs, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay, vanityba, wine & vineyards

It’s now December 21 and only a precious few days remain. Until Christmas?  Bah. New Year’s.  Overrated. The release of the new issue of InvestBA Privada.  ¡Por supuesto! And the Summer 2011 issue is brimming with content and eye candy: A three-month calendar of arts and cultural events, Argentine wine reviews, book reviews, an overview of unique coastal destinations in Uruguay, Q&A’s with …

La Martina: The Fantasy Camp for Polo Lovers in Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer argentina polo, lifestyle, tourism

With last Sunday’s final in Palermo, thecurtain fell on the 2010 Triple Crown, but the polo season lives year-round at one of the oldest and most beautiful estancias in Argentina. La Martina is only 30 miles from downtown Buenos Aires, but once you enter the gates of the sprawling 500-acre estancia, you feel as if you are entering another century. …

117th Argentina Polo Championship: Ellerstina Wins the Super Bowl of Polo

Patrick Archer argentina polo, buenos aires events, lifestyle

The stage was set on Saturday for a final of epic proportions in the 117th Argentina Polo Championship. The players were fired up, the ponies were ready, the stands were packed and history was ready to be made. And then, two and one-half minutes into the first chukker, a thunderstorm erupted and play was suspended until Sunday. Ellerstina took an …

VanityBA: Argentina Polo A Magnet for Global Luxury Brands

Patrick Archer argentina polo, arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, lifestyle, vanityba

Today is the Super Bowl Sunday of Argentina polo. This afternoon, eight of the world’s greatest polo players including Adolfo Cambiaso and Facundo Pieres will battle for the final jewel in the Triple Crown, the 117th Argentina Polo Open Championship. Cambiaso’s La Dolfina Peugeot team is making their tenth final appearance in eleven years, while Pieres’ Ellerstina Etiqueta Negra side …