A true Porteno (native of Buenos Aires), Mathis was our driver and guide.
Polo, the sport of kings
The Argentines are the best Polo players in the world. We attended the opening of the International Polo Championship.
We had daily tango lessons in the studio of Maria Edith, a renowned dancer.
International Polo Championship
It was hot at the opening of the International Polo Championship. Mathis explained the rules of the game to us.
At night we would hit the Milongas, the halls where locals dance the tango.
After the daily tango lessons, the ladies would go shopping in La Recoletta, where the elegant shops are.
Tango show and dinner
Buenos Aires has excellent restaurants, and the best beef in the world. Each night we had dinner at a different place.
We attended some amazing tango shows during the week.