Argentina is one of the most diverse and beautiful countries in South America and is full of both climatic and geographic extremes. Now the world’s eighth largest country, Argentina was originally a sparsely populated nation that boomed when it was colonized by the Spanish. Here are some reasons you have to put Argentina on your travel bucket list.
1. It’s the Birthplace of Tango
Do you love to dance? Even if you think you don’t, a visit to Buenos Aires will be sure to change that as it’s the birthplace one of the world’s most popular dances, the tango. Visit the barrio of La Boca and spend a night frequenting the many tango clubs that line Caminito Street. Before you know it, you’ll find yourself dancing like a local!
2. Argentinian Wineries
If you’re a wine lover, you probably already know that Argentina has developed a world-class reputation as a producer of fine wines. You can rent a car and do your own driving tour or take one of the many bus tours designed to show you around some of the country’s best wineries. Make sure to check out one some of the country’s best wines including Malbec, Cabernet, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.