clickArgentina Blog clickArgentina's blog about living in Argentina en A visit to the Supermarket The main difference with Argentinian supermarkets is the selection of groceries on offer. The many colourful packets of yerba-mate are one product that stand out as being a bit different. Thu, 13 Mar 08 07:49:00 +0000 Fire in barrio Once There was big news in Buenos Aires today - a fire started in a building in barrio Once, forcing the closure of several blocks of streets as over 80 firefighters struggled to control the blaze. Mon, 18 Feb 08 22:59:00 +0000 Planetario Galileo Galilei If you're in Buenos Aires and disappointed that you can't see the night sky of the Southern Hemisphere then why not plan a visit to the Planetario de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires in the Palermo parks area. Sat, 02 Feb 08 17:07:00 +0000 Caminando en Caminito One place high on the list of tourist must-sees in Buenos Aires is colourful Caminito in the barrio of La Boca. Go and browse the local artist's wares and catch a live tango performance on the street. Wed, 23 Jan 08 22:11:00 +0000 Fresh juice with a difference There's a juice bar I used to walk past in the winter. With today's hot weather fresh juice sounded refreshingly nice so I thought it was time to give it a go and wandered over to see what they have on offer. Tue, 15 Jan 08 17:45:00 +0000 More empanadas, this time mine! As you read a couple of days ago, I really love empanadas. After the last home delivery I thought, "why not try making them myself?" Well, that's exactly what I did... Sun, 13 Jan 08 21:05:00 +0000 Empanadas de la Aguada Empanadas, I love them. They're tasty, convenient, come in lots of flavours and can be delivered to your apartment at almost any time of day or night. Last night we thought we'd try some regional empanadas especiales from La Aguada. Fri, 11 Jan 08 11:55:00 +0000 Air-condition me With another scorcher today (reaching over 38 degrees), Buenos Aires was not the most pleasant place to be. Air conditioners are working overtime and putting strain on the country's electrical system. Tue, 08 Jan 08 20:25:00 +0000