Salta: Torrontes Wine Region

Salta: Torrontes Wine Region

Salta, often referred to as Salta La Linda, meaning “Salta the beautiful”, is located in the high-desert Calchaqui Valley, shadowed by the some of the highest Andean peaks in the North West region of Argentina. This striking landscape is home to the up-and-coming,...
Off the beaten trail in Salta

Off the beaten trail in Salta

I treated myself to a salteña style lazy morning of home-made alfajores (Argentine cookies with a layer of dulce de leche smeared between) and mate (the loose leaf tea Argentines are addicted to) before hopping on a motor scooter to check out San Lorenzo´s...
Taking the High Road: Salta to Salinas Grandes

Taking the High Road: Salta to Salinas Grandes

While everyone else in Salta was just arriving home from a night of asado eating, singing along in a peña folkloric bar, or dancing night into day at the boliches (music clubs), I was well on my way to the Salinas Grandes in the Jujuy Province. Nine other enthused...
A day in the Colonial City of Salta

A day in the Colonial City of Salta

    Our Marketing Intern, Natalie, just got back from a week exploring Salta, Argentina and would love to share her travel experience and tips with you in her series of blogs this week. Look for entries  covering the city of Salta, a tour to Salinas Grandes, wine...