Argentina

Argentina is exciting, wild and vibrant. Officially known as the Argentine Republic, Argentina covers a vast area and is the second largest country in South America.

The Argentine landscape is diverse and beautiful. From the stark southern beauty of Patagonia to the lush wonder of Iguazu Falls, if you’re looking for a South American sizzler Argentina fits the bill. Of course, there are plenty of exciting things to do in Argentina.

The capital, Buenos Aires, is a vibrant city but there are also plenty of smaller towns and other places to visit. The Argentina culture, dance and music will literally sweep you off your feet. So, if you haven’t been, here are some Argentina tourist attractions for your next trip.

things to do in argentina mount fitzroy
Argentina’s vivacious personality might overshadow its stunning natural beauty but look beyond the sizzle to discover unique and diverse landscapes and things to do in Argentina that capture the essence of the elements: water, fire, earth and air.Argentina is flamboyant and showy (think Evita and Maradona). Its capital, Buenos Aires...
argentina on the road through the quebradas
Hugo (pronounced Oo-go), our guide and driver, on our Argentina road trip, lets out an expletive and hits the steering wheel with his hand. "I don't "****ing" believe it! He's not reacting to our support of vegetarianism (in a country of meat-eaters this is almost sacrilege); nor because his...
Patagonia cruise on Stella Australia.
The sky changes from violet to black, as it swallows the Martial mountain range. At the start of our Patagonia cruise, Ushuaia’s lights are dots in the distance, as our ship, Stella Australis, cruises over Ushuaia Bay.As we power towards the Beagle Channel, up on deck, I shiver.I'm not...
ushuaia argentina
If you're travelling in Argentina, chances are, the southern city of Ushuaia is not on your list to visit. That's because it's not as well known as many of Argentina's other wonderful destinations. But there are enough things to do in Ushuaia to fill up a few days. Ushuaia has...
argentina tango
When visiting Argentina's capital, watching a Buenos Aires tango show is something everyone should do. During my last trip to Buenos Aires, I decided to join a tango class and even though I'm a total beginner, it was one of my more memorable experiences in Buenos Aires.The tango is...
gauchos argentina
Mounted on a beautiful Palomino mare, Oscar cuts a fine figure in his bolero hat, red neck-scarf, baggy bombachos trousers, brown leather boots and shiny brass buckle belt. I’m in the saddle next to him, feeling a little awkward atop my sturdy ranch horse, watching the two teenagers gallop towards...