Montevideo Bumps Buenos Aires For South America’s Best Quality Of Life

Patrick Archer competitiveness, creative class, culture, global rankings, lifestyle, uruguay

Buenos Aires and Montevideo usually take top honors as the best cities in South America in Mercer’s annual Quality of Living Worldwide City Rankings, and 2014 was no different although Montevideo nudged BA for the top spot. The Mercer Index which is designed to help multinational companies compensate employees fairly when placing them on international assignments takes into account a wide …

Montevideo’s Carrasco Named The Best Airport In The World

Patrick Archer aruba, competitiveness, creative class, global rankings, tourism, uruguay, visionaries

InvestBA has long touted Montevideo’s Carrasco International as the best airport in Latin America. It turns out we were wrong. It’s the best in the world. Carrasco International was named Best Airport in the World by Architizer, the world’s largest database of architecture online, and votes cast in Architizer’s 2013 A+ Awards. Montevideo’s world-class airport actually won both the 2013 …

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 …

Campos & Caviar: Uruguay The Perfect Mix of Wyoming and Saint-Tropez

Patrick Archer aruba, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay

Summer vacation may be over here in the Southern Hemisphere, but Terra readers in Brazil are getting a healthy dose of saudade uruguaio this morning. They came in droves from Rio and Sao Paulo this summer and filled the finest hotels and restaurants in Jose Ignacio, La Barra and Punta del Este. The combination of refined luxury and rural tranquility …

InvestBA Private Wealth Missions To Buenos Aires & Mendoza Return

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, entrepreneurs, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism

“My wife and I are very grateful to you for exposing us to Argentina” “We were both amazed at the quality of life in general, in both Buenos Aires and Mendoza.” “My wife, 6-year-old daughter and I had an incredible time from the moment we arrived!” “We recently took our first trip to Argentina and had one of the best …