Gaucho Girlfriends

If cowboys are your weakness, visit San Antonio de Areco in the Argentine pampa and be sure to look up Pato.

It’s a Friday night in late September, 2006, and I am living in Buenos Aires, dancing tango every night. I’m sitting in Salon Canning, one of the city’s popular milongas (tango dance venues). Every time I sit down after dancing, I feel something like a…



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Camille Cusumano

Author(ity) in/on San Francisco. Novel, essay, memoir. Teaches tango. Travel, outdoors, culture. Former editor at VIA Mag.