Monthly Archives: March 2012

Haircut in a City of Rapunzels

Buenos Aires is a beautiful city and its inhabitants are equally beautiful.  Everywhere I look there are skinny gorgeous women strutting their stuff all over town.  I can’t say that they are all fashionable (there is a lot of short … Continue reading

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Maybe It’s Not Too Late to Join the Circus

OK.  So in my advanced age (and without any discernible talents), being a performer in Cirque du Soleil is not even a remote possibility.  But last week I started taking aerial silk classes (also known as aerial fabric acrobatics) and … Continue reading

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Thinking of Girlfriends: San Francisco Nov 2011

Are girlfriends better than brothers?  My brother is great and I love him, but there is something about hanging out with your girlfriends.  Maybe it’s because I don’t have any sisters, but with a recent visit from N, saying goodbye … Continue reading

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72 Hours in Buenos Aires

When my friend N told me she was coming to Argentina but only had 3 full days to spend in Buenos Aires, I went into full planning mode.  I had scenario 1, options 2 and 3, plans B and C.  … Continue reading

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Finally! Good Organic Yogurt in BA: El Galpón

For a short time in my life I lived as a vegan but when my NY doctor told me I was severely anemic and deficient in vitamin D (plus a half dozen other letters of the alphabet), I decided to … Continue reading

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Heladería de la Semana: Dylan

I had my beautiful girlfriend N come down from NYC for a visit last week and it took a full day for me to recover from our three non-stop days of fun in Buenos Aires.  Along with countless bottles of … Continue reading

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Museums of Buenos Aires

There area all kinds of museums in Buenos Aires; you have the usual suspects covering fine art, contemporary art, history, etc, but there is also the foreign debt museum (Museo de la Deuda Externa– their homepage video is quite dramatic) … Continue reading

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