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Argentinian Dances – more than just tango!

argentinian dances
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Tango – it takes two baby! Sensual, intense and dramatic, the tango is Argentina’s best-known export. A distinctive art form, the tango is recognised worldwide as the definitive Argentinian dance (though Uruguay lays claim to it too!).  With intense eye contact and complex and intricate footwork (goodness knows how the women manage it in those […]

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Living in Argentine Patagonia as an expat

to live in Argentina
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If you crave a slower pace of life and enjoy extreme nature (and weather), Patagonia may be the place for you. That said, you can’t really generalize what it is to live in Argentine Patagonia. The southern segment of South America is extremely varied in its landscape and climate, so life varies according to where […]

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El Chaltén: Discovering the Beauty of Patagonia

puerto natales to el chalten
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If you’re looking for an unforgettable adventure, you need to add El Chaltén, Argentina and Mount Fitz Roy to your list. These two landmarks are located in the heart of Patagonia and offer some of the most stunning landscapes in the entire country. 

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The Weather in Patagonia: Best Times to Explore

weather in patagonia
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Patagonia is known for its spectacular scenery of ice-capped mountains, crystalline lakes and ancient glaciers. But most of these features are concentrated in the north-south band surrounding the Andes Mountains that divide Chile and Argentina. The majority of the landscape is covered by the Patagonian steppe – a flat, treeless plateau with a cold dry […]

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A Guide to the Different Argentinian Celebrations

argentinian celebrations
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One country that tourists and the tourism industry often overlook is Argentina. This country has so much to offer in the way of history, culture and natural beauty. But the cherry on top that makes this country one of the top five places to visit is the various Argentinian celebrations. Regardless of when you decide […]

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Argentinian Borders: A Guide to Discovering Argentina

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If you’re looking to discover Argentina, its borders are a great place to start. Each of the Argentinian borders has something unique to offer, and each offers a different perspective on this amazing country.  Whether it’s the vibrant culture of Brazil or the stunning mountain ranges of Chile, you’ll find something spectacular about the Argentinian […]

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Is An Argentina Cruise For You? 5 Things to Consider Before Booking

argentina cruise
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With its vast coastline and variety of fascinating port cities, it’s no wonder that Argentina is becoming an increasingly popular country to visit as part of a cruise. But whether you’re new to this style of travel or an old hat at touring the oceans by ship, it can be a daunting challenge selecting the […]

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Top 5 Argentine Patagonia Highlights Not to Miss

Argentine Patagonia
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An area that encompasses the southern regions of Chile and Argentina, Patagonia covers over 260,000-sq. miles (673,000-sq. km). It is for this reason that it’s difficult to see all of the five Patagonia highlights on this list in one holiday. Depending upon the length of your vacation, it may be wise to concentrate on one […]

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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
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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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