Argentina Culture – What is Mate?

MATE is embraced by all Argentina. If you wander around the streets and towns of Argentina, you will almost neverĀ  go a day without someone drinking mate or carrying their mate and a thermos around, or seeing someone at the park with their friends and family sharing mate. So what the heck is mate withContinue reading “Argentina Culture – What is Mate?”

Couch Surfing in Mendoza, Argentina – Gone Wrong

My FIRST time using couch surfing didn’t go the way I planned! So, I decided to try something new, maybe learn a little bit more, and meet a local while saving some money as well. I contacted him in Chile, he accepted my request, and when I left for Mendoza, I felt very secure andContinue reading “Couch Surfing in Mendoza, Argentina – Gone Wrong”