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    Reciprocity fee flying into Mendoza

    Hi, I know there's no reciprocity fee when come into Argentina by land, but it seems like I read one time that they only charged the fee at EZE if you fly. Is this true? If my friend flew from the US to Santiago to Mendoza would they have to pay the entrance fee in Mendoza? Thank you for your...
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    91 days!

    Hi, I mistakingly booked my non-refundable/modifiable ferry ticket to Colonia 91 days after I last entered Argentina. Whenever I've done the Colonia run before they don't seem to really carefully calculate the number of days. Do you think they'll notice it's 91 days and make me pay the...
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    Can you enter w/ less than 6 months left on passport?

    Hi, A good friend of mine from the US is going to come visit me for 10 days, and is planning on leaving this Friday. She just realized today that her passport expires in March 2012. There are some mentions on sites that say it is necessary to have a passport with more than 6 months of...
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    Bed Sheet Sizes

    Hi, I need to buy a new set up sheets for my bed and wanted to understand the bed sizes before I bought anything. I have what appears to be a full sized bed (double), but the full sized sheets I brought from the US are too small for it. It's definitely not a queen sized bed, but it must be...
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    Electronics Moving Sale

    Selling used but in perfect condition electronics. PM me if you're interested. 1) Dell 30 inch monitor 2560x1600 Model 3007WFP - US$1600 Important note: You...
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    Earbud covers?

    Does anyone know where you can find those thin foam earbud covers in BA? This is the type of thing I'm looking for.
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    Where to get business cards printed?

    Hi, I have a business card designed and ready to be made, but don't know where to have them printed here. Can anyone recommend a place that does very high quality print work? I'm wanting nice paper and ink that doesn't run etc. Thank you!
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    Looking for event space

    Hi, I'm looking for a restaurant or event space to rent out on occasion that can seat 20-60 people in Palermo or Recoleta. Does anyone have ideas?
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    Yoga in Las Cañitas?

    Hi, Can anyone recommend a yoga place either in English or Spanish in Las Cañitas? I know of several in Palermo, but really would like to be able to easily walk from my apartment to class.
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    Las Cañitas Grocery and food Stores

    Hi, Just moved up to Las Cañitas from San Telmo. I previously did most of my shopping at the Mercado San Telmo, where I was happy with the quality and price relative to what you get at large supermarkets. Can anyone recommend grocery stores in Cañitas or smaller specialty stores such as...
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    Sour Cream

    Hi, I'm fairly certain sour cream isn't available in Buenos Aires, but I was wondering if anyone could recommend a similar product or know of a recipe that produces something comparable? I was looking up recipes and it seems like I need buttermilk as a base. Is that sold here? Thanks!
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    Smallish items to import and resell

    Hi, I believe several of you bring items like electronics into Argentina and sell when you travel outside the country. I'm aware of the potential customs tariffs at EZE. Could you tell me what products specifically you have had success with selling for a profit recently? Do you know any...
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    Looking for 1 Bedroom Apt. in Las Cañitas

    Hello, I am looking for a furnished 1 bedroom apartment in Las Cañitas. I would like a full kitchen and a separate bedroom. I would like to pay at most around US$700/month. If anyone knows of something, please let me know! I would be renting starting the 6th of December for several months...
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    Hershey's Chocolate Syrup

    Hi, Does anyone know where I could purchase a bottle or can of Hershey's syrup to use in a recipe? I'd be open to buying a local brand if it is tastes similar and is good quality.
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    Food Cart Help!

    Hi, Does anyone know where or who I could contact to buy a push cart for selling food from. I'm looking for one similar to the hot dog ones in New York. It needs to have a freezer or some way to store ice cream in it. I would really really appreciate your help with this. I'm guessing it...
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    Most secure way to get a document from US

    I need to have an important document (2 pages total) sent to me from the US and was wondering what the most dependable method is? I would guess it would be FedEx or DHL, but I'm a little concerned about what they will do with it when they get to my apartment since there is no portero. Is there...
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    Teatro Colón Tours

    Has anyone been on a tour of the Teatro Colón since it reopened? A friend and I want to go in it, but can't find any information on their website about the days or times they are available if at all. Any help would be appreciated.
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    Shoe Shine

    Hi, Really random question. Where can I get a pair of shoes shined in the downtown area in Buenos Aires? I wandered around the centro yesterday thinking there would probably be someone catering to business people, but couldn't find one. It might have been too late in the day or just because...
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    Hey Everyone!

    Hi, I just recently moved back to Buenos Aires (lived here 2007-2008) and would love to meet some other expats around my age (I'm 24). I grew up in Portland, Oregon. I'm pretty outgoing and enjoy doing cultural activities, bars, boliches, etc. Basically I have a big range of interests that...
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    Hi, I just recently moved back to Buenos Aires and have an apartment in San Telmo. The past couple of nights I have woken up with bug bites of some kind. They're red lumps that itch a little. I could easily imagine bugs could get in my apartment since it's and old building and there is space...