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Pampas fox – the wild dog of the pampas

pampas fox
7 minutos

Do you know where the pampas fox lives? As the name suggests, he lives in the pampas. But where exactly? In South America! This little fox roams the Steppe’s plains in Argentina, but it spreads even to the east of Bolivia, the west of Paraguay, and a part of south-east Brazil. In this article, you […]

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Iguazu National Park, a sea of greenery in Northern Argentina

iguazu national park
7 minutos

In northeastern Argentina, the Iguazu National Park covers more than 68,000 hectares. For tourists who visit Argentina in the Iguazu area, the main point of interest is the huge waterfalls. The natural park around the waterfalls is also worth a visit. In this exceptional space, you will have the chance to discover a preserved biodiversity and evolve in […]

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A New Adventure in Sight: A Cruise in Chile

adventure cruise chile
7 minutos

Cruises are in fashion, and the variety of offers goes from just a few days in a select location to several weeks going around the globe. If you are looking for a special travel experience in a true adventurous style, a cruise in Chile is the right choice for you. In this trip you will […]

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Drinking Argentinian Mate. An Art in Itself

drink argentinian mate
5 minutos

Without a doubt, mate is Argentina’s national beverage. This plant, primarily grown in the country’s northeast, has been used for centuries due to its energizing properties. Heavily consumed in Argentina at all times of the day, mate is also a synonym of community, and sharing a gourd is not uncommon.

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Discover the Argentinian Flag and other Symbols of the Country

argentina flag and symbols
5 minutos

The Argentinian nation has four main symbols: the flag, the national anthem, the coat of arms, and the rosette. Let us see what each of them represents.

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The Amazing Climate in Argentina

argentina weather
6 minutos

Argentina has something to offer in every possible aspect: sheer variety and a plethora of beautiful traveling options. The same goes for the climate in Argentina: while in the north it is subtropical, in the east (where Buenos Aires is located) it is Mediterranean. On the other hand, in the west, the climate is temperate […]

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How to get from Buenos Aires to Iguazú Falls

buenos aires to iguazu falls
8 minutos

Iguazú Falls is one of the natural world’s most breathtaking sights. The power and volume of the waterfall are truly awesome, with 450,000 cubic feet of water gushing over the sheer cliff face every second. Iguazú is, in fact, a chain of 275 separate falls, spanning across nearly two miles. The falls lie on the […]

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Did you know there are 8 different types of tango?

types of tango
7 minutos

Tango is a dance that emphasizes playful movement, intense expression, flair, and romance. First popularized in Argentina in the late 19th century, the dance has inspired numerous different types of tango throughout the world. Rooted in a blend of African and European styles in the streets of Buenos Aires, these moves survive today as “authentic […]

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Torrentes to Semillon: Argentina white wine in focus

argentina white wine
7 minutos

Argentina is one of the most prolific wine producers in the New World. The South American nation’s mountain deserts and rich soil have given rise to an excellent wine industry, producing several delicious grape varieties. Perhaps the most famous Argentinian wine is Malbec, which thrives in the east Andean climate. Originally from Bordeaux, Argentinian vineyards […]

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Argentina nature reserves: 3 of the most stunning national parks

argentina nature
7 minutos

Argentina is extremely geographically diverse, with landscapes ranging from icy tundra to lush rainforest.  As a result, in Argentina nature is extremely important. Recently, the Argentine government has put more emphasis on protecting the nation’s astonishing natural beauty. Today, the nation has 37 national parks covering nearly four million hectares of land. In the last […]

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