VanityBA: Vinos de Lujo To Feature 300 Of Argentina’s Best Wines

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Late spring in Buenos Aires is prime time for two of the country’s best sporting events: polo watching and wine tasting. The Abierto is underway in Palermo with the usual suspects from Ellerstina and La Dolfina dominating, and polo’s ultimate pairing returns to the Alvear Palace next week. The 2013 edition of Vinos de Lujo sponsored by ICBC will feature over 300 …

More Tourists Coming to Argentina for Polo Lessons

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Even though the Triple Corona ended last month and the world’s greatest polo players have already flown north to Wellington, the game’s allure and polo lifestyle continue to attract more tourists and aspiring players to Argentina, writes La Nacion’s Silvina Beccar Varela. As the sport attempts to broaden its appeal globally and attract more non-traditional followers, Varela says affordable Argentina is …

The 118th Argentina Polo Open Final: Yet Another Superclasico in Palermo

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The battle for the final jewel in the Triple Crown of polo takes place this afternoon in Palermo, and history repeats itself at the 118th Argentina Polo Open Championship. The two favorites going in, La Dolfina and Ellerstina, both advanced to the final with convincing first and second round wins over the likes of Alegria, Chapa Uno and Pilara. In …

More Buyers Choosing Argentina Real Estate Projects With Polo Amenities

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“There are lots of buyers who still dream of changing their lifestyle and leaving the city to settle down in communities far away,” begins La Nacion’s Jennifer Flores in a well-researched article titled “Polo Lots, The Most Sought After.” Flores explains how The Sport of Kings synonymous with Argentina and the world’s greatest polo players, is fast becoming The Sport …

Argentina Polo & The Attack Of The Clones

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It may sound like a summer blockbuster or a bad sequel, but it’s actually the debate being generated by the creeping acceptance of cloning in the sport of kings. The fact that one of Argentina’s greatest players has now partnered with a U.S. laboratory to create exact genetic duplicates of his prized ponies has only ratcheted up the debate. Guillermo …