10 Sep Unwinding While Traveling

[caption id="attachment_2183" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Take some time to unwind.[/caption] While many people travel for relaxation, the act of traveling can sometimes get stressful. Catching flights, buses, trains, boats, etc. Trying your best not to forget to pack something. Getting homesick. Getting lost. There are a handful of things that could go wrong...

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02 Jul The Cafés I Used to Roam

Tony’s Top 7 Argentine Cafés Argentines are socialites. It’s in their blood. Even in the poorest of years, Argentines still dig deep into their sofas to find loose change and hit a bar or two, chatting with friends and family and enjoying each other’s company. But it’s the portenos—locals from the capital city of Buenos Aires—who embody the happy-go-lucky, out-and-about attitude. And they do it in fashion. [caption id="attachment_865" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Get jazzy on it.[/caption] http://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com/media/photo-s/04/91/92/5f/notorious.jpg 7. I like jazz. I love it, actually. A jazz singer on the side, I try and find live music in every city I’m in. When it comes to my preferred beats, Notorious takes the cake in Buenos Aires. Drink coffee, have a pastry, listen to the oldest or latest jazz CDs for free, or hang around until the evening hours for a live performance. It’s all at Notorious. Located at Avenida Callao 966 in the Recoleta neighborhood. 6. Though well-known now, this former opera house-turned-bookstore is a sight to see. Built in 1919, El Ateneo houses over a million books to purchase—all new—in the former viewing boxes of the opera house. Books are also where the orchestra seating was, too. Grab a coffee there and your favorite pages—many offered in English—and look up. Your eyes will love all that they take in. Located at Avenida Santa Fe 1860 in the Recoleta neighborhood. http://www.buenosairestravelplanet.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/cafe-tortoni.jpg 5. Another known and old café (I promise, the next four will not have heard of) is Café...

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