Love Chipa and Yerba Mate? Then Yerba Mate Chipa is for you

The much loved street food Chipa, has been combined with the national infusion of Argentina, Yerba Mate (a herbal tea type drink) to make a new product. The new product concept was unveiled in the Capital city of Misiones, Posadas, last week. Misiones is the key producer of Yerba Mate within Argentina. Chipa is a…

Yerba Mate is voted by law the “national infusion” of Argentina

Buenos Aires – The Argentine Senate has passed and signed into law two projects that have declared Argentine wine the “national drink” and Yerba Mate the “national infusion” of Argentina. This will result in boosting their promotion on a worldwide level. In the case of the wine, which had been previously declared by decree the…

Yerba Mate growers in Misiones given option to rent passenger transport

The Province of Misiones plans to buy 100 collective passenger transport vehicles with the aim of selling them through a rental scheme to Yerba Mate producers and growers. The aim of this new measure is to eradicate dangerous old unsafe vehicles from being used to transport Yerba Mate workers and to prevent further accidents from…

Iguazu Falls Rally suspended over weekend due to security reasons

On Saturday, the Rally was stopped prematurely over security concerns about running the the race through the city. Drivers competing in the race said that there was insufficient safety information given to the public, police and security personnel that affected the running of the competition. The rally had generated much buzz in the community, so…

Top 5 reasons to visit Northern Argentina

Here at Look South Tours we are passionate about Northern Argentina and the wealth of natural and historical treasures it has for tourists to discover. Below we have listed our top 5 reasons why you should venture North of Buenos Aires to the beautiful Northern regions of Misiones and Corrientes on your next Argentine adventure….

EXCLUSIVE! Yerba Mate tours from £550 or US$862

Tour Activities: This tour will enable you to visit two regions of Northern Argentina – Corrientes and Misiones and discover their most famous sights and attractions and discover about these regions biggest export and industry – Yerba Mate. This tour package price will include 2-night’s accommodation. You will visit two of the most famous Yerba…

Look South Tour of North Argentina: From just US$862!

Tour Activities: This tour will enable you to visit two regions of Northern Argentina – Corrientes and Misiones and discover their most famous sights and attractions. This tour package price will include 2-night’s accommodation. You will visit two of the most famous Yerba Mate companies in Argentina, learn how it is grown, cultivated and produced…

Popemania in Buenos Aires

Originally posted on Home Hotel Buenos Aires:
From May 11, the City of Buenos Aires will offer a guided tours around the life and pastoral activity of His Holiness Pope Francis. We believe that those who make this journey they will find not only a story of life, but also teachings and values ​​that are…