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Dipping in Victoria’s waters

Well I’m back in the bustling Buenos Aires after a three-day rendezvous in Rosario. Just a four-hour ride from the capital, Rosario is one of my favorite getaways for relaxation. While I work on a post to sum up the … Continue reading

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Greetings from Rosario!

Earlier this week my compatriots in the U.S. celebrated Independence Day, surely with a grand show of fireworks. Here in Argentina, that special day is July 9th. To take advantage of this long weekend, I came to Rosario with three … Continue reading

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Jack Sparrow in San Telmo

Hello, hello. Riazi Snaps is back from its impromptu hiatus and has missed you all dearly. These months apart have been a whirlwind. New job, (soon to be) new apartment, and memorable travels throughout Argentina. Rather than backtrack these past … Continue reading

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Back to Gualeguaychu for more Carnival festivities

Gualeguaychu is a small, quiet town with a population shy of just 110,000. But when it’s the start of the year, Argentines flock to this Entre Rios municipal for the nation’s biggest Carnival festivities. I had to see for myself … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires, city or province?

This Christmas, I went on a super-mini road trip to visit a friend in La Plata. For those who have never been, La Plata is to Buenos Aires what Buenos Aires is to Argentina. Say whaaa? Pop quiz: Is Buenos … Continue reading

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