Living Large in Latin America

Based on the 3 necessities needed when traveling & baseline of $10 in Portland, ME.
City
USD
Espresso
Aqua
Beer
Medellin, Columbia
$3.28
0.98
0.66
1.64
Lima, Peru
$3.94
1.52
0.61
1.82
Cusco, Peru
$4.24
1.52
0.61
2.12
Portland, Maine
$10.00
3.00
2.00
5.00
Agua Calientes, Peru
$5.45
2.42
0.91
2.12
Buenos Aires, Argentina
$6.79
2.50
1.43
2.86
Montevideo, Uruguay
$6.33
2.33
1.00
3.00

Daily Costs

Note: This does not include transporation and lodging at this time
$36 - Mon 06/06
$36
taxi ride to airport

$40 - Sun 06/05
$27
dinner looking at boat marina where I will have a boat in a years time
$3
coffee to get wifi to find my hotel.. I threw out the coffee.. ain't no Colombian blend!
$11
Buquebus food - breakfast and lunch.. overslept and almost missed it!

$55 - Sat 06/04
$27
Pizza dinner. I ate at 8.. normal eating time is 10..honey.. this city would not work for you!
$3
Fantastic piece of tuna quiche or something
$3
Awesome chocolate type espresso
$12
Gifts for my sobrinos!!
$7
coffee and 2 media lunas aka half moons aka croissant includes freaking Uruguayan cubierta charge!!!!
$3
Adaptor for computer so can write this blog post

$121 - Fri 06/03
$17
2 Uruguayan IPA's and cover charge to watch Colombia beat USA :) :(
$50
Dinner in Montevideo.. American prices, but best meal in South America
$1
aqua in Colonia
$7
Taxi to my home in Montevideo
$12
Lunch in Colonia
$3
water on buquebus
$7
2nd coffee, 2nd breakfast.. why not
$3
Taxi to buquebus
$11
Return to restaurant from night prior.. include 100 tip to my waiter
$9
Solid breakfast prior to ferry ride

$51 - Thu 06/02
$4
Evening standard Ice cream.. went for a medium this time
$19
Dinner - cost was 330.. they don't accept credit cards.. my waiter is awesome
$8
Lunch....salad I think
$7
Cross Fit imitation gym, but best instruction ever received ironically!
$2
Chapstick or was that lipstick
$10
Awesome first true meal in Palermo.. FAST internet as well... love it

$65 - Wed 06/01
$5
cost of itunes movie in pesos.. forgot I already watched it.. ahhh.. went to Netflix and started "Bloodline" series
$4
buffet take out dinner across the street.. like it!
$4
ice cream instead of express to get wifi and find my home for the night
$36
Airport ride to airbnb in Palermo, Buenos Aires.. expensive!!!
$3
double dare I say Papa Johns at airport!! comfort food :)
$5
dare I say Dunkin Donuts :)
$5
wifi access at airport...muy caro!
$1
MORE MONEY FOR AQUA IN FREAKING PERU
$3
taxi to airport

$18 - Tue 05/31
$3
Taxi to sketchy air bnb
$13
dinner and glass of wine
$2
agua

$44 - Mon 05/30
$13
Supplies for Machu Picchu!
$17
Pizza dinner in Aqua Calientes
$7
Pisco Sour after my initial recon run to the base of Macchu Pichu
$2
Te de Coca but they brought me Hot Chocolate.. still need to work on my Spanish I guess :)
$2
Espresso and Power Bar
$2
breakfast at Mama Simona hostel.. awesome palce

$52 - Sun 05/29
$18
Dinner in Olly.. served by 5 and 7 year olds.. gave them each a 5 sol tip!
$3
espresso and bottle of water plus wifi obvi
$21
Paid to see the ruins.. WORTH IT
$3
Collectiva aka shuttle to Ollantaytambo
$6
Solid final breakfast in Cusco

$58 - Sat 05/28
$18
Dinner.. ceviche, quinoa soup, solid!
$18
Taxi from Miraflores to aeropuerto..solid Spanish sesh
$5
misc waters.. can't drink the tap in Peru. what the?!?!
$2
Espresso
$6
Awesome eggs and tea
$9
Breakfast at American style Jack's Cafe with another new hombre Scotty from Manchester

$54 - Fri 05/27
$30
Solid night on the town w/ 2 Clay and Lyle..mis hombres nuevo
$12
Dinner.. pretty sure it was lama, but it might have been alpaca..eek!
$2
Espresso.. pricey, but needed to get on wifi to find my hostel
$3
Taxi and 15 minute lesson to Plaza de Armas in Cusco from Airport
$6
Airport food in Lima.. can't remember what!

$71 - Thu 05/26
$1
MORE ICECREAM!
$3
Taxi home
$7
Pisco Sour at overpriced bar in Barranco
$10
Awesome pizza dinner
$6
1st taxi to Barranco
$5
taxi and coffee
$21
Cross Fit..t shirt included
$6
Caprese salad
$10
breakfast benedict!
$2
Un Americano

$70 - Wed 05/25
$1
ice cream!
$15
lomo saltado aka steak dinner and 1liter beer!
$6
Nuts, beer, bananas
$18
taxi (30 minute lesson with Segundo!)
$10
coffee/pastry/hamburger at airport
$20
Taxi ride to airport (45 minute spanish lesson included free of charge)