Category Archives: Noruega en Argentina

Work for foreigners in Buenos Aires

In my little series of practical info or helpful hints for foreigners, I thought I’d write a little bit about what to think about before coming here. (You can also read about housing and health insurance which I wrote about … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires: A wild and crazy ride

“Wild, wonderful, West Virginia” – this is one of my favorite license plate slogans in the US. I like to apply it to Buenos Aires as well; it can definitely be both of those things! I realized today I have … Continue reading

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Housing for foreigners in Buenos Aires

I get questions about rentals in Buenos Aires all the time, especially medium-term, so I figured I’d make a little summary. I divide them in three broad categories: Short-term rentals geared towards foreign tourists Medium-term rentals, which are usually furnished, … Continue reading

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Health insurance for foreigners in Buenos Aires

This will just be a short post because I get asked this from time to time: What to do about health insurance as a foreigner in Argentina? Argentina has a decent public health system compared to many Latin American countries, … Continue reading

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My Inner Martha Stewart

For the newest students of Norwegian, I channeled my inner Martha Stewart: I made sugar cookies, decorated them with red, white and blue sprinkles, and put them in tiny individual cardboard boxes. On each box I glued a white card … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Organization – Canales Asociación Civil

I mentioned in my “Moving to BA” post that I had several projects in the works but that I couldn’t really talk about them yet. Some are still in progress, but I wanted to share one of them because I … Continue reading

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Estudiar noruego en Buenos Aires

[Where to study Norwegian in Buenos Aires] He mencionado anteriormente que se puede estudiar noruego acá en Buenos Aires, pero lo quería volver a repetir ya que últimamente me han llegado búsquedas sobre el tema. El Instituto Sueco-Argentino es la … Continue reading

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May 17th in Buenos Aires

As mentioned earlier, there were a few celebrations for Norway’s Constitution Day here in Buenos Aires. On Friday, May 16th I attended a reception in Recoleta organized by the embassy. It was at lunch time and was really pretty boring, … Continue reading

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On the radio

I mentioned that on May 15th I was interviewed on the radio, as part of a weekly segment on different countries represented in Buenos Aires. (I wrote a short post in Spanish here.) It was a lot of fun, the … Continue reading

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Estrella de radio :)

Hoy tuve el gusto de salir en un programa de radio! Me llamaron de Metro 95.1, del programa “Su atención por favor”, donde el locutor Jason Mayne hace un segmento sobre extranjeros en Buenos Aires. Fui al bar Olsen con … Continue reading

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