Category: Travel

Jaz Rodriguez and Maximiliano Villarroel social dancing sensual bachata at bachata dolls social in buenos aires argentina mapes24

Dance Videos From Jazmin Rodriguez’s Birthday Bash at Bachata Dolls (Buenos Aires)

One of the primary reasons that I chose to stay in Buenos Aires for an extended trip was because the dance scene here was so highly recommended by a close friend in NY. Though there are cities/countries more suited to dancing other styles of bachata, in my personal experience with dance scenes throughout the U.S., ...

serene view from the ecological reserve in buenos aires mapes24

Foto Fridays: Serenity (Buenos Aires)

After spending any significant amount of time in a bustling metropolitan city, I’m generally dying to ‘get out’ for a bit.  Luckily, Buenos Aires has reserved an 865 acre tract of land for their Ecological Reserve. Though the Reserva Ecológica Costanera Sur is located just east of Puerto Madero, the area is large and remote enough to ...

Photos from the XXIVº Certamen de Tango Hugo del Carril [Tango Competition] (Buenos Aires)

Although there were a lot of events happening over Independence Day weekend in Buenos Aires, I decided to pull out the cam and head on out to the 24th edition of the Hugo de Carril Tango Competition, which was held at the Espacio Cultural Carlos Gardel. Not only did the competition include couples dancing in the ...

colombian female model poses on calle florida in buenos aires argentina travel photography

Foto Fridays: Colombiana en Buenos Aires

Attempted to catch the hustle and bustle of a typical day in Buenos Aires during a recent photoshoot.

My favorite Argentinian Quick Bite (Buenos Aires)

In L.A., it’s a carne asada burrito with guacamole and sour cream from Alberto’s.  In NY, it’s a cheese slice from pretty much any of the hundreds of pizzeria’s located throughout the City. When time is short, but I’ve got them damn hunger pangs, I find that there is usually one go-to food that stands ...

Foto Fridays: Evita (Buenos Aires)

It is literally impossible to walk the streets of the capital without seeing some form of homage to the former first lady. Though it has now been 42 years since her death, it’s quite evident that Eva Perón continues to have a significant cultural influence on the city of Buenos Aires.

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Foto Fridays: A Panoramic Shot from Comuna 13, San Javier (Medellin)

One of the most awe-inspiring views of Medellin that I was fortunate enough to experience during my trip. I’m eternally grateful for these types of moments that travel continues to surprise me with.