Buenos Aires, Argentina
Mechi, 26
Professional Cook
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What do you do and why do you do it?

Im a cook, I work in Buenos Aires in a kitchen. Its a really interesting profession and I love it!

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

If I'm broken hearted I'm not going to listen melancholic music,I would listen some reggeaton music, since I love dancing, that would cheer me up!

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Friends, How I met your mother, Big bang theory

Name some spots in Buenos Aires that are good for a Tinder date.

Beer bars, such as Nola, Benaim, Tetuan, Strange breweing.

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Palermo is a really cool place to shop in buenos aires, brands such as Rapsodia, and Ginevra are good, expensive, but nice clothes.

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Ride a bike! I live in the suburbs so its a bit difficult to get to the city riding a bike, but i would love to!

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Buenos Aires? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Two years ago ive been to two really good restaurants: Chila, and Tegui. Both were 1500 in those times, it was worth it!

What restaurant in Buenos Aires looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

Gran Dabbang! Its not actually crap, but its not the nicest restaurant from the outside, and food is REALLY amazing!

Where can you get the best cocktail in Buenos Aires? Which one do you like?

So many bars, i cant choose one, but one of them is Tirso Club. My fave is Negroni!

Where would you take your partner in Buenos Aires if you wanted to really pamper them?

I would start drinking some beers in Nola, then walking some blocks to Gran dabbang for dinner, and finish in Proper having the best dulce de leche flan for dessert!

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

Its not actually a snack, but CHORIZO is something we love eating, and you can get it in any parrilla or "puestito" in Buenos Aires.

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