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Argentina Tourism and Travel: online guide for vacations to Argentina

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3/7/2010
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Surface:The total land area covered by Argentina is 2,736,690 sq km.

Population:  Argentina has an approximate population of 40,302,000 (July 2007), mostly comprising Spanish and Italian ethnicities.

System of government: The government of Argentina is federal republic.

Capital: Buenos Aires, with a population of approximately 2,776,100, is the capital of Argentina.

Religion: Roman Catholicism is the dominant religion.

Official Language: Spanish is the official language of Argentina.

Government: The government of Argentina is federal republic.

Climate: Argentina experiences a temperate climate, arid in the south-east and sub-Antarctic in the south-west.

Units of measure and electricity: Argentina follows the metric system and the official electricity unit is 220 V, 50 Hz.

Time Zone: Argentina’s local Time is GMT – 3.

Currency: Argentine Peso (1 € = 4.14 ARS)

Travel documents required: A visa is required for travelling to Argentina except for Americans, UK nationals, South Africans, New Zealanders and the Irish, who require only a passport.


Pallavi 8/14/2013 At 05:17
San Carlos de Bariloche 9
San Carlos is majorly a ski area in the South American continent, squeezed at the bottom of the Andes. It presents plenty of options like - boating, climbing, paragliding, and trekking. If you are brave enough, then take a dip in the icy cold water of Lake Nahuel Huapi, where there is 57°F of temperature even in summers. There are two spectacular beaches like Playa Bonita and Villa Tacul. If you want to go for hiking on a sleeping volcano, the Tronador while enjoying the beautiful nature all around you, visit Cerro Tronador. The snow covered high mountains and the turquoise blue lake will surely take your breath away. Indulge in broadwalks and rent a boat in Puerto Blest to sooth your eyes with the amazing landscape. You can feed the seagulls in the green lake and get to look at the...

Pallavi Yesterday at 04:48
El Calafate 8
In the State of Patagonia, lies the city of EL Calafate, Argentina. The place is a very popular tourist destination and is also famous for its yellow flowers and Dark blue berries. The name of the place is also derived from the two. The place is very popular in between the people who are very excited about the glaciers and National Parks. The best points to visit in the place are Perito, Moreno Glacier. Cerro Chalten, Los Glaciers National Park and Cerro Torre. Tourist coming to the place makes sure that they visit one of the wonders of the world that is Perito Moreno Clacier. EL Calafate is a place that looks like it’s drawn by one of the best painters of the world. The place is like scenery with every bit, as beautiful as in the charm of nature is bestowed at the place. Being the...

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