The stretch of National Route 40 (formerly provincial route 234) that connects the towns of San Martín de los Andes and Villa La Angostura in the province of Neuquén is more commonly known as the Road of the Seven Lakes. It is roughly 68 miles (110 kilometers) of the most scenic route any traveler could […]
The southernmost city in the American continent, it is indeed located at the “end of the world”. With the Beagle channel and national park nearby, there is enough to see and do to warrant at least a week-long stay, but if you only have one day to spend in this exceptionally beautiful town, don’t fret. Here’s how you can spend the perfect day in Ushuaia.
One of the most popular tourist destinations in Argentina, Iguazú Falls rarely disappoints the hordes of visitors it receives every year. Located at the northeastern tip of the country, the falls attract all kinds of travelers, from nature lovers who only seek to revel in their sheer beauty, to thrill seekers who are not afraid to look down the Devil’s Throat. Whatever your reason may be for visiting Iguazú Falls, here’s your insider’s guide with tips you might find useful when planning your trip to Argentina.
She sits with her legs crossed and a half-smile forever etched on her lips. The “Doncella” (maiden), one of the three mummies of Llulaillaco, looks peaceful, frozen in deep slumber. She is on display at Salta’s Museo de Arqueología de Alta Montaña or MAAM (Museum of High Altitude Archaeology) in the provincial capital. An Astounding Discovery In March […]
The words ‘Mendoza’ and ‘Argentine wine’ may be inescapably linked, the province is after all the very heart of Argentine wine country. But Mendoza is generous beyond measure, giving us a lot more than its acclaimed Malbec. Mendoza is a province that is also rich in natural beauty, glorious sights that endure the test of […]
In the pleasant, colonial city of Salta in northwest Argentina, there is a variety of produce for sale, wines from the region, and beautiful simple stones sold as jewelry. And when you look around Salta, it’s hard to imagine where it all comes from. That is precisely why I decided to take the Calchaqui Valley and Cafayate Winery-Day Trip from Salta. Because I wanted to see for my own eyes where all of these riches come from. And because I’d seen photos of a stark, red, striated landscape, which I really wanted to see.