Category Archives: Noruega en Argentina

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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