6 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Buenos Aires

Still haven’t figured out how to celebrate Mother’s Day this year? Don’t forget it’s this Sunday, 18th October in Argentina. A day for – hopefully – a little relaxation, pampering, and special love from the family. Take a look at our six ideas for a Buenos Aires Mother’s Day, from luxe to child-friendly. 1. While [...]

9 Reasons Why Buenos Aires is Great for Babies and Kids

Buenos Aires can be busy, hectic and challenging for expat families living in or visiting the city but take a deep breath – it is also one of the best places for babies and kids in South America. Buenos Aires is full of energy and life, with plenty to occupy children and adults alike. Here [...]

More Great Ideas for Children’s Day 2015

Here are a couple more quick ideas for Día del Niño this coming Sunday…..Celebrate Children’s Day at Casa Muamor, the café at Soler 4202, Palermo that also has a little kids’ playroom, with a meal for kids, plus gift per child and entry into the playroom for $140. Quinta Estación has updated their kids program [...]

Great Ideas for Children’s Day 2015

Mark it in your diary – this coming Sunday 16th August is Día del Niño (Children’s Day) in Buenos Aires and across the country. The festival for the smallest members of the family is a time to play, laugh, give gifts, and enjoy some fun events in the city. Here are a few ideas for [...]

How to Celebrate Día del Amigo in Argentina

“Friends are the family we choose for ourselves” – Edna Buchanan Friendship. No matter how you define it, it’s one of life’s true pleasures. Cherish your friends everyday but especially on 20th July – Friendship Day in Argentina. Friends/ Image via Pepe Pont/ Flickr Día del amigo – Friendship Day – was actually created in [...]

Best Places to Buy Children’s Books in Buenos Aires

If your kids are avid readers or your babies love to devour board books, you may be finding it hard to satisfy their desires for books in Buenos Aires. Children’s books can be expensive and not all bookstores stock children’s books in English. But don’t worry – here are the places you need to go [...]

Traveling to Patagonia with Kids: Top Tips

If you want to take your children to a place they’ve probably never seen anything like before, take them to Patagonia. The “wild” south of Argentina is a magical place with plenty of space for exploring. Check out the penguin colonies, the whales, and the massive glaciers. You can hike, bike, ski, and eat as [...]

Where to Celebrate Father’s Day in Buenos Aires

This Sunday 21st June is Father’s Day so don’t forget to show the dad in your life a good time this Sunday. It’s a tough job being a dad – as a reward for all his hard work, give him a super-tasty brunch to remember in BA, a luxury lunch or even a day on [...]

5 Places To Play When It’s Raining in Buenos Aires

You can never be quite sure what the weather will do during autumn and winter in Buenos Aires. Days of bright sunshine and mild temperatures change into rainy, chilly days – you need a variety of options for entertaining the children in this season, from parks to indoor play spaces. For those dull grey days, [...]

5 Fun Estancias for Families

For a quick trip out of the city to experience a taste of Argentine country life, you can’t beat an estancia. Estancias or ranches are country estates that offer a day’s activities including a traditional asado (barbeque), horse riding, swimming, traditional folk music, and maybe even a little polo. Many estancias close to Buenos Aires [...]