I was fortunate to see a Boca-River game, in Mendoza (part of a special summer tournament). The Mendoza stadium is smaller than in BsAs but it was still an electric environment and good experience. Especially fortunate since the next season River was relegated to second division.
Here’s a quick video taken at the La Bomba de Tiempo weekly percussion show at Konex theater in Buenos Aires. For more on this show check out High Off Drums in Buenos Aires with La Bomba De Tiempo. For more on everything that is the “Paris of South America”, check out my Buenos Aires travel guide.
Being the world famous home of Tango, it only makes sense that the World Tango Championship was held here in August 2011. My roommate mentioned to me that tickets to the semi-final and final were available one day only and were free. I wanted to go earlier in the day but apparently the line was incredibly long so instead I went to see one of … [ Read more ]