What Are Average Hotel Prices In Argentina’s Top Tourist Destinations?

Patrick Archer average prices, competitiveness, hotels & casinos, real estate, tourism

With a relatively strong dollar, a plummeting peso and an abundance of summer travel deals, inbound tourism is on the rise again in Buenos Aires and the rest of Argentina. So where will you get the most bang for your travel buck in terms of hotels? A new survey from Buenos Aires-based Trivago sheds light on average prices for hotels …

Double-Digit Growth & Record Revenue For Mendoza Tourism

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, aruba, competitiveness, foreign investment, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, tourism, wine & vineyards

“Come for the Mendoza wine and vineyards, but stay for the horseback riding, fine dining, whitewater rafting, olive tourism, hiking, futbol tournaments, beauty pageants, downhill skiing, rugby matches, new shopping centers and casinos.” OK, maybe it’s a tad verbose, but it’s hard to summarize all of the factors making Mendoza the tourism juggernaut it is today. All of the above …

Messi By The Glass: Argentine Wine Inspired By The World’s Greatest Player

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, lifestyle, wine & vineyards

Like fine wine, Rosario native and Barcelona striker Leo Messi only gets better with age, so it seems only fitting that the world’s greatest futbol player have his own bottle of wine. That’s the idea behind “Leo,” a new collection from the Valentin Bianchi Winery in San Rafael, Mendoza. The 24-year-old, multiple Ballon d’Or winner has proven his ability to …

InvestBA Presents the Top 10 Trends, Market Movers & Headlines of 2011

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, us companies, vanityba, visionaries, wine & vineyards

‘Tis the season for self-aggrandizing Top 10 lists, so we offer InvestBA’s purely selfish, entirely unscientific spin on the Top 10 Trends, Market Movers & Storylines of 2011 in Argentina and Uruguay, our two favorite places in the world. Thanks for another great year, and we offer best wishes and much success to all of our readers and subscribers in …

Here Comes Spring with the New Issue of InvestBA Privada

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

Today marks the first day of spring in the Southern Cone, so we’re celebrating with the new issue of InvestBA Privada. The Primavera 2011 issue is a whirlwind journey from artist galleries and road races in Buenos Aires to private vineyards in Mendoza to real estate in Punta del Este and sunsets in Jose Ignacio. Spring means creativity is blooming, …