NYTimes: More Americans Choose Retirement in Argentina & Uruguay

Patrick Archer foreign investment, lifestyle, tourism, uruguay

It’s another triple-digit loss day on the Dow so, depending on your degree of diversification, your retirement savings may be taking a similar hit. Appropriate then that we turn to an article on net worth and how to stretch your hard-earned savings post-retirement. The New York Times says Latin American destinations like Buenos Aires, Punta del Este and even Medelli­n …

Bariloche Real Estate: Majestic Beauty Meets Great Value

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate, tourism

As the name of the site implies, we try to keep the focus on the City and Province of Buenos Aires which includes Argentina’s portion of The Tango Coast. Still, there are times when foreign media outlets put the spotlight on other corners of this amazing country, and InvestBA readers should explore the opportunities that exist beyond BA. The New York …

Buenos Aires Legal Professionals Are Talented, Bilingual & Driven

Patrick Archer competitiveness, culture

Nick Lawn, a young British attorney, spends the year working in Argentina and sends a “Postcard from Buenos Aires” to the readers of London-based TheLawyer.com. Like most expats, Lawn admits to bringing a few stereotypes across the pond in his equipaje, but working side-by-side with Argentine attorneys quickly dispelled any preconceived notions he may have held regarding their work ethic, …

In November, Equine Sport & Celebrations Abound In Buenos Aires

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

While November always means the Breeder’s Cup for horse racing fanatics stateside, Buenos Aires holds its own this time of year with a variety of events for equine enthusiasts. The Hipodromo Argentino de Palermo is the focal point of many of these events including the Argentine Derby which was contested on Saturday. (YouTube video) According to Clari­n, the Hipodromo is …

ArtFutura: Buenos Aires Event Blends Art, Tech, Social Meda

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, creative class, culture

Call it Impressionism Meets Interactive Games …Acrylics Meet Animation …Typography Meets YouTube. Or better yet, just follow the portenos and call it ArtFutura. This incredible event, which blends art with cutting-edge ideas coming out of the worlds of new media, interactive design, video games and digital animation, returns to the MALBA for the second consecutive year. Originally debuting in Barcelona in …