Argentina isn’t particularly known for its king crab. Most people don’t think of this South American country when naming countries known for it. Yet, Argentina offers good king crab in certain areas. The mouthwatering king crab is caught locally and, for crab enthusiasts, the fact it can be caught locally is a major win. When seafood is captured in the country instead of being imported, it tastes fresher and is less processed. In general, when choosing a good place to get seafood people will take into account how far the fish has to travel before it reaches a plate.
Crabbing for king crabs takes place in the Beagle Channel, about 150 miles long and three to eight miles wide. This strait is close to Chile and the western portion lies entirely in the country. On the Argentinean side, travelers can partake in king crabbing and hopefully leave the day with dinner in hand. Travelers to the area can add this tour to their itinerary by finding a local tour group that takes foreigners fishing.
This particular type of king crab is called the lithodes santolla, a species found off the Pacific coasts of South America. This outing can be an all-day event and is more suited to those with a moderate level of fitness. Hopeful crab catchers have to fight the waves while trying to locate and capture them.
Barcelona has seen a recent influx of craft cocktails bars within the past five years or so, and Sant Antoni seems to be one of the city’s epicenters of such swanky watering holes. Amid the crisscross streets, organic grocery stores and the soon-to-open, recently renovated Sant Antoni market is Bitter, an inconspicuous cocktail bar where there’s more than meets the eye.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.
Friends and family members of travelers are always looking for the right gift. It’s hard to find something that will surprise a traveler and also be something they use often. Many are trying to look past the typical gifts travelers get, such as notebooks and pens, and looking more toward destination-specific or more unique items. Gift giving can be difficult for some that don’t know what a traveler is looking for or needs, but these three gifts are a great starting point.
We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.