My Travel

Six Months in Argentina

The skyline of Buenos Aires

In the fall of my junior year I studied abroad in Argentina for six months. Pictured above is the view from the apartment where I lived with my host family in Buenos Aires. While there, I studied Spanish at the Universidad de Belgrano and travelled as much as I could within Argentina as well as Uruguay and Chile. Buenos Aires is an incredibly large and diverse city that even six months' time spent there could not permit you to see it all. I drank Malbec wine and Mate tea, paid McDonald's prices for heaping plates of steak, attempted to Tango and screamed myself mute at a Copa America soccer match. Returning to South America is at the top of my travel list. Here is a list of things you might find: