Places in Argentina
A bustling city of wide, leafy avenues, atmospheric plazas and cosmopolitan cafes, Mendoza is a trap. Even if you’ve (foolishly) only given it a day or two on your itinerary, you’re bound to end up hanging around, captivated by the laid-back pace while surrounded by every possible comfort.
Iguazú Falls & the Northeast
Northeast Argentina is defined by water. Muscular rivers roll through flatlands that they flood at will, while fragile wetlands support myriad birdlife, snapping caimans and cuddly capybaras. The peaceful Río Iguazú, meandering through jungle between Brazil and Argentina, dissolves in fury and power in the planet’s most awe-inspiring waterfalls.
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Tips and articles
El Chaltén off the beaten track: alternative activities in Argentina’s trekking capital
In El Chaltén, Argentina’s ‘trekking capital’, you’ll find majestic peaks, astonishing glaciers and idyllic mountain tarns all within easy walking distance in the World Heritage-listed Parque Nacional Los Glaciares...
Top walks around El Chaltén
Trekking in Patagonia is a highlight for many travelers to South America, and it’s never been easier than from Argentina’s 'trekking capital', the village-cum-fledgling-city of El Chaltén...
The best hiking in Patagonia and Tierra Del Fuego
The south of Chile and Argentina is a hiker’s dream...
Festival de Tango: a guide to Buenos Aires' Tango Festival
'Con pasión - tango' by Ana_Cotta. Creative Commons Attribution Location: Venues around Buenos Aires, Argentina Dates: During the second half of August. 14-27 August 2013...