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Chasing the Iguazu Waterfalls in Argentina

Jul 12, 2019 2:52:27 PM / by Sarah Williamson

Sarah jets off on a weekend getaway to see a major waterfall outside of Buenos Aires and takes us along for the adventure. She also makes her way to the national park and checks out several trails in the area. Spoiler alert: the Iguazu Falls did not disappoint!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

Top 6 Places to Talk a Walk While Studying in Buenos Aires

Jul 11, 2019 2:15:00 PM / by Shivani Pandya

Shivani gives us an insider tip on the top places in Buenos Aires (and one in Uruguay) you can enjoy while getting some steps in. From street markets like Chinatown to green spaces in parks, make sure you bring your walking shoes so you can comfortably take in the sights of the city and maybe get some unique knick knacks along the way!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

What an Internship in Buenos Aires is Really Like

Jul 5, 2019 10:55:00 AM / by Ben Gunduz

Welcome to the life of an intern in Buenos Aires. Ben talks about his placement with the Argentine Union of Young Entrepreneurs and what it's like venturing into the Argentine business world. He shares how he balances his day-to-day tasks while resolving issues and helping clients through it all. Plus, Ben also got to gain strides with his Spanish skills!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Internships Abroad

Here's What CAPA Classes in Buenos Aires Are Like

Jul 2, 2019 11:01:00 AM / by Sarah Williamson

Know what to expect from your classes in Buenos Aires! In this week's post, Sarah gives us an overview of the courses she's taking this semester and how it ties in to Buenos Aires and the overall world. She also shows us sights around Buenos Aires from a class called "Exploring and Analyzing Buenos Aires", where you, yes, actually get to step out of the classroom and explore the city!

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Posted in: International Education, Buenos Aires, Argentina

7+ National Days of CAPA's 7 Global Cities

Jul 1, 2019 10:48:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

We have a roundup of some of the important and celebrated days in our global cities! Find out the history behind each National Day and how the locals recognize them. Some are steeped in tradition, while others are commemorated differently. Be sure to take note of the dates as well, you might just get to experience it while studying abroad!

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Posted in: London, England, Dublin, Ireland, International Education, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Shanghai, China, Florence, Italy, Barcelona, Spain

How to Navigate a Fútbol Game in Buenos Aires

Jun 27, 2019 10:45:00 AM / by Ben Gunduz

In this week's post, Ben scores a ticket to see Buenos Aires' longstanding soccer rivalry in action! He first learned about the Argentine teams as a child in Queens, New York City, and was able to make it to see this game to remember in person while studying abroad. He shares how he got to the stadium, how to handle the first-come-first-serve seating basis, and why taking a cue from locals is the way to go. Stay tuned until the end where he shares his 5 tips on how to navigate your first soccer experience in Buenos Aires.

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Local Culture

A Day in the Life Studying Abroad in Buenos Aires

Jun 20, 2019 11:05:00 AM / by Sarah Williamson

Want to know what students who study abroad get up to on a regular day in Buenos Aires? Sarah gives us a play-by-play of a day in her life. Take a look at some of the activities she covers from eating to practicing Spanish.

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

Why Homestays are the Best Accommodations for Study Abroad

Jun 13, 2019 10:44:00 AM / by Ben Gunduz

With one homestay and study abroad experience under his belt, Ben shares what his current (and second overall) homestay in Buenos Aires is really like. He goes through the pros and cons coupled with several tips that will helpful for you as you consider your accommodation experience abroad. Take it from Ben: you'll get a stronger connection and a real taste of the culture with your host family while making lifelong friends!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

Come Along on a Virtual Bus Tour of Buenos Aires with CAPA!

Jun 10, 2019 11:19:00 AM / by Sarah Williamson

Hop on a city bus tour of Buenos Aires with our student guide Sarah! This activity will spur the explorer in you to take note of interesting factoids about the city while taking in the diverse sights and overall layout of Buenos Aires. From barrios to museos, get acquainted with this study abroad destination.

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

Experiencing Gaucho Culture and Other Adventures During a CAPA Excursion to Estancia Don Silvano

Jun 7, 2019 11:03:00 AM / by Shivani Pandya

From horseback riding to zip lining, these CAPA students had a whirlwind of an experience at Estancia Don Silvano in Argentina. Shivani lets us know what else the group got up to during this excursion outside Buenos Aires. Hint: it involves food and dancing!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

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