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Mendoza, Argentina City Visit 2019 

I have a separate post about visiting the wineries here. This post is about hanging out in Mendoza proper.

Mendoza is a city of almost 2 million people, but even in it's busiest parts it feels like a small town. There is one central tourist area that the locals will warn you to stay within, but some of the best things in the city are outside of those areas. For example, Mendoza has a large park that the locals are very proud of and that park is outside of the main tourist section. As with all travel in…

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Wine Tour Mendoza, Argentina 2019 

If you are visiting Mendoza and not planning to drink any wine, you are doing yourself a disservice. Mendoza has a long and complicated history with wine making, but is currently on top of it's game. You can do some wineries on your own, but to get there you either have to rent a car or hire a driver. You could also take a taxi outside of the city and rent a bike to drive to the wineries. It was at least 90 degrees Fahrenheit every day I was in Mendoza in mid-January, so riding a bike and drinking and…

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