Hi everyone, Excuse the absence but it’s the weekend in Buenos Aires and that means lots of fun and not a lot of blogging time. Thursday was a  really fun day. First we had academic orientation. I could go on quite the rant about how frustrating Penn’s abroad structure is but I’ll spare you. Suffice it to say that for many people on this program … Continue reading Weekend

A 200 page map and other stories

Hello from Buenos Aires, It’s my second day and I’m forcing myself to write to try to get this habit flowing. Today was really long but really helpful in terms of getting situated in the city and meeting people. We had orientation at this building called “Circulo Italiano” in microcentro near Recoleta. I can’t find anything Italian about it but it’s a nice spot that … Continue reading A 200 page map and other stories