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    Fabled cafe La Biela likely to close permanently

    Well La Biela has survived...but WHY are they closed inside and only serving outside when the inside is HUGE and could easily observe social distancing?
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    Is this funny?

    https://www.lanacion.com.ar/el-mundo/no-tienen-salvacion-el-comentario-jocoso-del-papa-sobre-brasil-que-se-viralizo-en-las-redes-nid27052021/ While Brazil struggles with the Covid crisis, unemployment and severe poverty, Pope Francis joked about 'no salvation and too much alcohol' in the country.
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    How long will current 'lockdown' last?

    With record numbers of infected, it seems likely that current restrictions will be extended. Any thoughts?
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    The Guardian: "Bard timing: Argentinian TV reports death of Shakespeare after Covid jab"

    Says a lot about education in Argentina, no? Actually there was (I believe she has died) a distinguished literature teacher in Argentina named Nellie Shakespeare (not sure if her surname included the final e). She was an Anglo-Argentine, a term in Argentina that refers to Argentines of British...
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    Problem Travellers Going to Europe With Sputnik Vaccination

    I wonder what would have happened had you informed them. Would they have allowed you to get the Moderna vaccine?
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    Problem Travellers Going to Europe With Sputnik Vaccination

    Did you inform the Moderna injection site people that you had previously had a different vaccine?
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    Argentina is in a Covid crisis. See inside an ICU

    That's what I thought so I was confused by the comment that it is NOT a major hospital.
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    Problem Travellers Going to Europe With Sputnik Vaccination

    I wonder if having a second, different vaccination is safe.
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    Argentina is in a Covid crisis. See inside an ICU

    No? Isn't that the one near Pilar? I thought it was an important hospital with very modern facilities. I don't how I got that idea.
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    Argentina is in a Covid crisis. See inside an ICU

    Austral Hospital - isn't it one of the best?
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    Reduced flight schedules and current entry / exit requirements

    More here in English. Seems Argentina has reduced far fewer of its planes than it has demanded of the US: United States To Limit Aerolineas Argentinas Operations Simple Flying After the Argentinian government has limited the ability for US carriers to ... of Argentina has limited international...
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    Is it time to leave or is Argentina worth it?

    I think even the upper middle class have been affected by the crisis which has been made the economy much worse. The wealthy class - quite distinct from the upper middle professional class - are a lot less affected though the wealth tax hurts them as does lack of importation. Expats who do not...
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    Is it time to leave or is Argentina worth it?

    Feel good? It told the truth - pretty depressing.
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    Covid + passenger boards flight with fake certificate

    https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/he-faked-a-coronavirus-certificate-to-fly-to-argentina-officials-say-he-was-infected-all-along/ar-BB1gnGg4
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    Reduced flight schedules and current entry / exit requirements

    So there would have been no loos available?
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    Traveling to ARG from the US

    I suppose it depends where you are but I have heard reports from friends who have left from different US cities and have sat on pins and needles waiting for results. Anyway I think it is better to get the test as far ahead as possible to be sure. Also it will reduce the quarantine time in...
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    Traveling to ARG from the US

    I think that's irrelevant. If the rules state 72 hours the official has no authority to change them. If you're really worried, carry a copy of the requirements for travel. In the US a person is lucky to get a PCR test back in 72 hours so delaying it would be impossible anyway.
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    Traveling to ARG from the US

    If the rules state 72 hours how can the airline refuse you?
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    Reduced flight schedules and current entry / exit requirements

    Isn't that great! You do a PCR test and then your flight doesn't go and you have to start all over again !
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    Covid Vaccination Argentina

    Oxford / Astrazeneca vaccine and blood clots...
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