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Spanish & Volunteer work in Argentina

There is a great way for people with time on their hands to experience Argentina in the fullest. By joining a volunteer programme you can improve your Spanish and make life-long friends while helping to improve the lives of people living in less favourable conditions.

Cooking empanadas at home

Argentinian empanadas are great! After ordering them many times in Buenos Aires I thought I'd have a go at making them myself. Well, here's a summary of the process and the outcome. Enjoy!

How to get an Argentinian D.N.I.

If you're eligible to receive a D.N.I., then this article will guide you through the steps to take in order to get one. Budget on a few hours of queuing and and few months of waiting...

Internet access in Argentina

Find out how to get connected in Argentina - internet cafés, wireless hotspots and broadband connections.

Trials and tribulations of getting permanent residency in Argentina

Being married to an Argentine citizen should make the process of getting permanent residence straight forward, right? Wrong! Learn what it takes to get your immigration documents in order and how to save time in processing your permanent residency application.

The butterflies of Iguazú

While visiting Las Cataratas for a couple of days in May I was amazed at the natural beauty and immenseness of the place. But the falls weren't the only things that caught my attention; Away from the water there were thousands of butterflies playing in the warm, humid air.