Traveling across Argentina with expert advice

By Tracey Chandler

Imagine you’ve decided to visit Argentina, for whatever reason. You might be in the country on a teaching English abroad program, a working holiday, a Spanish course or you might just be visiting as a regular tourist. Continue reading

Learning or Improving your Spanish in Argentina

By Tracey Chandler

According to Top Universities, around 90,000 international students visit Argentina on an annual basis, making it the second most popular Latin American country for foreign students coming in behind Uruguay.

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Jessica Womack shares her experiences of Teaching English in Argentina

By Tracey Chandler

Thanks to one of Connecting Worlds’ international partners, ESLstarter, Jessica Womack found herself arriving to Buenos Aires’ international airport just a few months ago to realize a program of Teaching English in Argentina.

 

 

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So you want to volunteer in Argentina, do you?

By Tracey Chandler

There are many opportunities for willing volunteers to make a difference in Argentina. Connecting Worlds already has connections in three specific sectorsanimal recovery, public medical services and support for children and teenagers who live on the streets. Continue reading

Mendoza isn’t just about wine and vineyards

By Tracey Chandler

Mendoza is world-famous for its delicious wines, but there’s more to Argentina’s north-western city than grapes and fermentation processes. Continue reading

Heather Drinnan talks to Connecting World about her Working Holiday in Argentina

By Tracey Chandler

Heather 7Heather Drinnan, from New Zealand, was in her second year of teaching English in Japan when she decided that it was time for a new challenge. After a little bit of thought and lots of preparation, she decided to commit to a Working Holiday program in Balcarce, Argentina. She shares her thoughts about the entire experience with Connecting Worlds in this short interview. Continue reading

Will there be problems receiving packages in Argentina from abroad?

By Tracey Chandler

Package sending, By www.Postur.isIs it really that difficult to receive a package in Argentina from abroad? Are there many complications? “My family wants to send me something from home while I’m on my working holiday in Argentina… will it really be that difficult for me to collect the package that they send?” Continue reading

International Women’s Day 2014 in Chile and Argentina

By Tracey Chandler

womens-day, By Earthsky.orgWhat did International Women’s Day 2014 reveal? What were some of the most pertinent statistics revealed on this day? How was it celebrated in Latin America? Connecting Worlds takes a look at some global figures and shares some of the events from Chile and Argentina to mark the event. Continue reading

5 reasons to leave your job and travel around the world

By Tracey Chandler

Captura de pantalla 2014-03-05 a las 11.28.43Have you ever considered leaving your job, jacking it all in and heading off on a round-the-world-trip? Then what are you still doing sat at your desk in front of your computer screen! Continue reading

Why is Argentina such a popular place to visit?

By Tracey Chandler

Argentina might be popular with tourists for the colourful beauty of its canyons in the northwest regions, for the spectacular sights of the icebergs in the south, for its far-reaching vineyards in Mendoza, or for the challenge presented by Aconcagua, but Argentina has also worked hard to make itself an attractive place to visit beyond the realms of its natural beauty. Continue reading