This unique luxury boutique hotel lies surrounded by grape vines, in the foothills of the Andes. Inspired by the outstanding natural beauty of the region, and the traditional lifestyle of the local Mendocinos, this wonderfully calming wine resort was created for guests who have a contemporary standard of lifestyle, are gourmets, love wine and Spa wellness.
avas Wine Lodge is the first Lodge of its kind in South America, blessed by the natural beauty of Mendoza, an idyllic wine growing region at the foot of the Andes. Nestled in a 35 acre vineyard, Cavas Wine Lodge is strategically located between the best known wineries and the magnificent Andes Mountain range.
Argentina is one of the fastest growing countries on the planet, largely due to the various amount of attractions and entertainment available in the area. While many tourists have often preferred to visit North America, mainly the United States and Canada, more and more travelers are beginning to visit Argentina on a regular basis. While …
There are quite a few things to love about Cartagena, a charming, walled city in Colombia that is as culturally enticing as Havana, but not quite as crowded or as loud. Whether it’s the clop-clop of horse-drawn carriages on cobblestone streets or the varied architectural wonders that span old churches and imposing battlements, Cartagena is an enchanting destination considered by many travelers as a “gem of a town.”
With roots going back some 500 years, Buenos Aires represents South America at its most sophisticated. From Spanish colonial buildings and French Belle Époque mansions to colorful flower stalls bordering narrow cobblestoned streets, wide boulevards and terrace cafés packed with fashionably dressed porteños (as the locals are called), the city reflects the best of both Gallic and Latin cultures.
The Alvear Palace Hotel is located in the most elegant area in Buenos Aires, surrounded by the best restaurants, antique shops, boutiques and cultural centers. All of the 197 guestrooms and suites combine European elegance and cutting-edge technology. The spa and fitness center offer well being in the most exclusive space in Buenos Aires. The fully equipped business center features all the comfort and technology of an office away from your company.
400 years ago the Spanish came to Argentina and brought with them their love of wine. Catholic monks and priests began to grown produce wine for serving at communion and so the Argentine wine industry was born. It was in the 1800s, though, that European settlers arrived with wine expertise, more grape strains and, importantly, the railway. One of the arrivals was a seemingly insignificant dark grape from the south of France. This grape, called Malbec, found its true home in the foothills of the Andes and flourished.
Brazil country celebrated winning the host nation for the FIFA World Cup 2014 and all the advertising and tourism that it will fetch. In 2014 influence will put Brazil in many people’s minds for many years to come. Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo in North East Brazil have been named as two of the host cities for the FIFAWorld Cup 2014 and so bringing an extensive prompting to those areas and beyond.