A "gaucho" cowboy of the Andes. Way more badass than the stereotypical Western cowboy. These guys are so bohemian and overall awesome, plus they live all over the Southern Cone (Chile, Uruguay, Argentina, Paraguay)
Have you ever ridden in a poncho? When I visit a new country I try to immerse myself in the horse culture choosing to ride in the traditional tack (even if a English saddle is available) and dress in the clothing that is inherent to.
Photo: Isaias Miciu Nicolaevici Gobernador Gregores, Argentina A gaucho takes part in horse breaking at a doma. Photographer Isaias Miciu Nicolaevici was lucky enough to come across the party after getting a flat tire on a Patagonia road trip.
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At a select group of estancias near Buenos Aires, guests can saddle up with traditional horsemen by day and enjoy sublime comfort, a carnivore's feast and a decent malbec at night. Chris Moss can't get enough.