On a recent visit to San Juan, Argentina’s second-biggest wine region, I came ready to taste. But before diving into the local Malbec and other varietals, I also knew some education was in order.
Michael Luongo, author of Frommer’s Buenos Aires, shares his insider’s take on the city that gave the world Evita and the tango.
In a good month, the 74-year-old Pinguim alehouse dispenses 25,000 gallons of beer to locals and Brazilian celebrities alike. Nearly a million visitors visit each year to taste its legendary brews.
A picturesque patchwork of despair and optimism, this Lima, Peru neighborhood might not be on everyone’s itinerary, but it’s guaranteed to be a treasured highlight of any trip that does include a visit.