A long, long time, the plants still had flowers. At that time lived in a beautiful southern girl named tehuelche Kospi, soft hair and sweet brown eyes. A stormy afternoon, when the flash of lightning lit up every corner of the earth, Karut (thunder), leaning out stared at the entrance at Kau (canopy) of their parents. The looked so beautiful that even though it was rustic, surly and rough,
2.- Legends and Myths Patagonia: El Chalten, the blue mountain is considered sacred.
The coat of the Province of Santa Cruz is not only the symbol of the most representative of its soil, but it symbolizes the most precious of the traditions of the people aónikenk Chonek. One of the few mountains to which you know the name imposed by the primitive inhabitants, is the Chalten, Fitz Roy called by the white man. This name means "Bluish" because it is the color tone with which
3.- Buenos Aires boundless megalopolis where there are supermarkets lead the way.
Argentina, a country of extremes. You get the impression that I carry with me since I've known to quattro'occhi. Nicest people that you open the door and heart to the flight or cafonazzi that stimulate the hidden desire to take a hand. Buenos Aires boundless megalopolis where supermarkets are not to lord it but where, on the contrary, it continues to go to the grocer, the butcher and the
4.- The Los Glaciares National Park is the second largest in Argentina.
Los Glaciares (which in Spanish means "Glaciers") is a National Park that is located in the province of Santa Cruz, in Patagonia, Argentina. It covers an area of 4459 km ² in 1981 was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In other parts of the world glaciers originate from the 2500 meters in height, but, because of particular geographical, in this region they originate from just 1500
5.- The Puna Argentina is a great similar to Tibet plateau and the Atacama Desert.
The Puna Argentina is a great similar to Tibet plateau and the Atacama Desert, with an average height of 3800 m. It extends from the mid-west of the province of Catamarca to northwestern Jujuy West half of the provinces of Salta and Jujuy understanding. The limits range from Puna Argentina Cordillera de San Buenaventura (north of San Francisco Pass in the province of Catamarca) in the
6.- Tilcara Carnival.
The disinterment and burial of carnival is an ancient rite celebrated by the peoples of Northern Argentina. Beliefs, myths and dancing are part of this singular popular tradition. Disinterment of Carnival . During January and February, carnival is the great protagonist of Tilcara. This season is longed for at the dusty streets of Tilcara and its neighboring villages, such as Maimará, which
7.- Gauchos of Güemes Parade.
This celebration is to be witnessed in order to grasp its real sense. Who was Güemes? Why have the people of Salta loved him so much for so long? Who were and still are his gauchos? We stayed at the right place to understand this beautiful story of everlasting love and loyalty. Every year on June 17th, the City of Salta dresses up for a celebration that pays tribute to the most remarkable
8.- Legends from Patagonia.
A long time ago, among the Mapuche people, there was a chief called Copahue. He is said to have taken part in many wars, but that he fought his greatest battle alone and for love. One day, he heard that Pirepillán, the snow fairy, was captive on the top of the Domuyo Volcano and a fierce tiger and a monstrous two-headed condor would not let anybody approach her. Copahue said goodbye to his men
9.- The 10 Most Popular Posts on Argentina Photo Gallery in February 2014.
1.- Copahue could be named World Natural Heritage by UNESCO (Part II). Itineraries: The main attraction of the park are its hot springs. In Copahue are domesticated, they put at the service of health. But in Las Maquinitas, the Amphitheatre and the volcano crater, destination rides and guided walks, wild look in all its splendor. Also reach the border pillar Step Copahue 2013 mts., Where the
10.- Gualeguaychú Carnival The Carnival of the Country.
As in previous years, during the next 2014 Summer months, on Saturdays (from January 4th to March 1st, and this Summer will also include March 2nd and 3rd -Sunday and Monday-), the city of Gualeguaychú will dress up to present one of the most expected shows in the area: the Gualeguaychu 2014 Carnival, which summons thousands of enthusiasts that enjoy the brightness, the joy, the thrill and the