Recent content by AyCarambAaron

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    Early cab to airport on New Year's Day?

    I have a 5:40 am flight on New Year's Day (I know, it's going to suck) out of the Jorge Newbery Airport and was wondering if it will be difficult to get a cab around 4 am? I have read that cabs and buses don't run on New Year's this true? Any recommendations on the best way to get to...
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    Cheapest way to book airfare in Argentina?

    Thank you all for your input. I have taken the bus before (to Iguazu last week, in fact) and recognize the merits of this mode of transport. However, I'm currently planning a trip to Patagonia and think I'd rather take a 4 hour flight than a two day bus ride if the cost differential is ~US$100...
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    Cheapest way to book airfare in Argentina?

    Thanks for the tip. Do you know the best way to find the "cheapest" airfare for domestic flights within Argentina?
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    Cheapest way to book airfare in Argentina?

    Hi, Can anyone recommend the best websites to book cheap airfare around Argentina and Latin America? The only decent site I've found so far is, but I've got to imagine that there are cheaper, Spanish-language-only websites. Any suggestions? Also, I'm already aware of the 2-tier...
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    BA Expensive??? - Help!!

    For $2700 USD/month you can live like royalty in BA. My girlfriend and I live in a very nice furnished 1 br apt in Palermo and our TOTAL monthly expenses including rent, utilities, food, entertainment, transportation, private spanish tutoring and health insurance is under $1600 USD/month. But I...
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    Surge Protector

    Hola, I'm new to BsAs and was wondering if anyone recommends using a surge protector over a non-protected power strip. I've only found one store so far that sells surge protectors and they are WAY more expensive than a regular power strip. Has anyone had any electronics damaged due to...
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    Phone for sale?

    Thanks for the offer, jpstamm, but I was hoping to find a phone sooner than that.
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    Phone for sale?

    Hi, I just moved here from Chicago a short while ago and was wondering if anyone had a spare cell phone they'd like to sell. Also, can anyone recommend the best cell company to use for a prepaid plan, or are they all equally bad? Thanks!