Buenos Aires Wins 2014 Sustainable Transportation Award

Patrick Archer ba government, buenos aires events, creative class, global rankings, lifestyle, visionaries

The City of Buenos Aires has taken some giant steps forward in becoming a more sustainable city over the past five years. From the introduction of the first Metrobus line to the launch of the EcoBici program, BA is definitely a a more commuter and pedestrian-friendly metro these days….not any easy task for one of the World’s Top 5 MegaCities. Now …

Verdissimo: Green Hotels Coming to Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer foreign investment, hotels & casinos, real estate, tourism

While yesterday’s post focused on a stalled Puerto Madero transaction, today we look at one that is already beyond the drawing board and poised to raise the bar of corporate sustainability in the Buenos Aires lodging arena. Scheduled to open in 2011, the Hotel Own Puerto Madero promises to be the first hotel in Argentina built to the U.S. Green …