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An Institution 30 Minutes from Punta del Este

The once-sleepy fishing village of Jose Ignacio, Uruguay has transformed itself into the hottest beach-chic destination in Latin America.  The jet-set come from the world over, to see and be seen.  With its more mature, flashier older sister, Punta del Este, looking more and more like Miami these days, wealthy Uruguayans, Argentines and Brazilians have […]

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Virtuous Steers and Cows in Buenos Aires

Your correspondent supposes that if a bull is particularly virtuous, noble, and honorable during its lifetime, it will meet its end at the Madrid bullring during San Fermín, the city’s most important festival, with its virtue, nobility and honor intact by doing what it was born to do — fight. In the case of particularly […]

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