Mendoza was chosen by Time magazine as one of the top 100 destinations in the world
The renowned magazine Time published what are the 100 best places in the world in 2021, and in the list of selected destinations or sites figure the province of Mendoza “For the culinary excellence in the open air” it offers, according to the article.
To define the list, in which there are large cities in the same neighborhoods, Time asked for nominations of places to its international network of correspondents and collaborators. This year the experience was atypical since the gaze focused on those who offer new experiences and they knew innovate faced with the complications that marked the Covid-19 for the tourism. While the text clarifies that not all may be able to be visited by the pandemic, it invites you to visit them through photos and descriptions of their biggest attractions.
“Mendoza is a quiet agricultural province of Argentina or the wine is flowing and barbecues are a must. In the surrounding wine region (the most famous in the country)… ”, specifies an extract from the magazine in which he highlights Casa de Uco Vineyards & Wine Resort with its lagoon and vineyards. He also mentions the Valle de Uco a Gaia and its menu with ingredients from its organic garden.
The other establishments he names are La Central Vermuteria, recently opened. “Import the classic vermouth bar tradition (pressure vermouth, small plates, pleasant atmosphere) from Buenos Aires ”, explains the article in which he highlights the gastronomy offered by the province.
Also mention the Ramos General Restaurant, one of the nine headed by the famous Argentinian chef Francis Mallmann, and Gaia. “A local chef prepares six-course meals using ingredients from the restaurant’s organic garden,” he says.
Criticism on Mendoza was published on the list of Time magazine by the journalist specializing in travel and gastronomy Karen catchpole, who highlighted the excellence of culinary services of the province, especially those developed outside and at the foot of the Andes mountain range.
Other destinations chosen from the list
Of Latin America they managed to get into several places. Among them is La Paz, Mexico. In addition, Quito it was also selected from among the best places in the world. José Ignacio, Uruguay; Hidden Port, Mexico; Patagonia National Park, Chile; Other destinations recognized by Time are Costa Rica and Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia.
Whereas in North America the 2021 list He understands American destinations like Big Sky, Montana; Denver; Houston; Hudson Valley, New York; Indianapolis; the island of hawaii; Las Vegas; Angels; Memphis and the Napa Valley of California; Canadian destinations such as Jasper, Alberta and Winnipeg, Manitoba, while Mexican entries include both La Paz and Puerto Escondido in the Mexican Pacific.
Of Europe there are Arouca and Coimbra, Portugal; Athens; Bath, England; Sedan; Bodrum, Turkey; Cáceres, Spain; Cannes, France; Edinburgh; the Faroe Islands; among others. In Asia, Time recommends that travelers explore Bangkok; Beijing; the coast of Desaru in Malaysia; Dubai; Gyeongju, South Korea; Hanoi; Ho Chi Minh City and Phu Quoc, Vietnam; Hokkaido, Japan; Jaipur and North Goa, India.
However, the Antarctic was the chosen continent. In addition to its natural beauty as always, this year two special events will put it in the eyes of the world: The December 4 a solar eclipse it will leave it totally dark for a few minutes. Several cruise lines offer special shipments. The next similar effect will take place on December 15, 2039.
Meanwhile, Caribbean highlights include Grenada and Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands. The remaining destinations include Belize; Costa Rica; Christchurch and Northland, New Zealand.