A One-Day Itinerary for Buenos Aires, Argentina JetSettingFools.com

One-day in Buenos Aires Itinerary

Buenos Aires, Argentina is a big city with a plethora of sights. Each BA neighborhood is distinct with an array of sights. We were quick to learn that there is no shortage of things to do in Buenos Aires. In an attempt to see the highlights of the city, we created an ambitious One Day in Buenos Aires Itinerary.… Read the rest

10 Things to Do in Bariloche, Argentina by JetSettingFools.com

10 Things to do in Bariloche, Argentina

Our trip to Bariloche was just the fourth city we traveled to on our ‘Round the World journey (after Montevideo, Punta del Diablo and Buenos Aires). We had two weeks in the city in the month of May – which was too early for the ski season, but a fantastic time for hiking in Bariloche (and, in our opinion, the best time to visit Bariloche).… Read the rest

Breaking Down our Travel Budget JetSetting Fools

Breaking down the travel budget: 44 days in South America

By nature, I’m a saver, but now that we are travelling full-time without any income, we’ve become spenders. As the self-appointed CFO of our Jetsetting Fools operation, we are spenders on a budget of $100 per day – total for both of us.… Read the rest

Bariloche Craft Beer The Brews of Bariloche by JetSettingFools.com

Bariloche craft beer: The Brews of Bariloche

Not only is Bariloche, Argentina saturated in exquisite natural beauty, it also boasts a hefty number of local breweries. It’s like Bariloche and I were made for each other (and I haven’t even mentioned all the chocolate shops!). Most of the Bariloche craft beer, called cerveza artesanal, is produced on a small scale using fresh, natural and local ingredients (most importantly the mountain water).… Read the rest

Parque Municipal Llao Llao Bariloche Argentina

A walk in the park: Parque Municipal Llao-Llao in Bariloche

The well-maintained paths at the Parque Municipal Llao-Llao in Bariloche, Argentina lead to incredible vistas set within their natural landscapes. The park is about an hour away from town (by an inexpensive bus ticket of about $1) and entrance to the park is free to visitors.… Read the rest

Colonia Suiza in Bariloche JetSetting Fools

Colonia Suiza in Bariloche, Argentina

The historic village of Colonia Suiza in Bariloche, Argentina is an hour bus ride away from the center of Bariloche and a travel back in time. The area was originally settled in 1895 by a Swiss family who had spent 10 years in Chile.Read the rest

Cerro Campanario JetSetting Fools

Conquering Cerro Campanario

Our first day in Bariloche, Argentina and we were on a quest: Conquer Cerro Campanario! Ok, honestly, it isn’t that high as far as mountains go – it sits at a mere 1,049 meters and the elevation gain during the hike is only a quarter of that – but even with the plentiful peaks around, the views from the top of Cerro Campanario are said to be the best in town.Read the rest

Statues in Recoleta Cemetery in Buenos Aires, Argentina

A day in Recoleta, Buenos Aires: Cemetery, Brewery and Art

While in Buenos Aires, we spent a day in Recoleta, which is considered the wealthiest area of the city with luxurious shopping, art galleries, museums and mansions. It also has the Recoleta Cemetery, rumored to be the most expensive real estate in the city.Read the rest

Palermo neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Discovering the Palermo Neighborhood in Buenos Aires

The Palermo neighborhood in Buenos Aires is ideal for leisurely window-shopping, café sipping and roaming in the park. It was an excellent choice for us after our first day of sightseeing in Buenos Aires that took us seven miles through three other neighborhoods.Read the rest