· March, 2007

Stories about Argentina from March, 2007

Argentina: Maps and Buenos Aires’ Self Image

  21 March 2007

Robert Wright explains how the evolution of the free tourist map from Argentina's Subsecretaría de Turismo over the past two years demonstrates a gradual change in Buenos Aires’ self image. Also, a clarification about the odd orientation of maps of Buenos Aires.

Argentina: Chinatown

  21 March 2007

Buenos Aires Weekly has some great photos of Buenos Aires’ Chinatown neighborhood of Belgrano.

Argentina: Passenger List of Italian Immigrants in 1961

  14 March 2007

Upon discovering the passenger list of the ship Federico that sailed from Genova, Italy to Buenos Aires in March 1961, Jeff Barry asks his readers for personal accounts of anyone who immigrated by ship from Italy to Buenos Aires. Luis Cella, the Argentine grandson of Italian immigrants who now lives...

Argentina: Inflation

  9 March 2007

Robert Wright heads down to his local supermarket and compares costs on basic foodstuffs from March 2002 to March 2007. Take a look for yourself and find out why neither he nor Felisa Miceli are smiling.

Argentina: Buenos Aires Blog Roundup

7 March 2007

Alan Patrick rounds up the Buenos Aires blogosfera and finds a list of free wi-fi hotspots and a guide to “understanding Buenos Aires women.”