Argentina is one of the major countries of South America neighbored by Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay and Chile. Buenos Aires being the major city of Argentina also known as “Paris of South America” because of its distinctive character of European influences. Buenos Aires has a lot to offer to tourists and backpackers like wines, exotic food, tango, its architecture.
If you visit the central region of Argentina which is centered around Pampas, there you will find cattle ranches, maritime resorts such as Pinamar, Villa Gesell, Miramar, Monte Hermoso, Bahia Blanca and Coastal District.
The most popular sport of Argentina is soccer. It’s always a good idea to watch a professional match live. Soccer itself is the reason for most soccer fans to make Argentina tourist destination. The breakfast in Argentina is light as compared to English speaking countries but the lunch is quite big. Yerba mate is an herbal drink, usually drunk hot. Argentina is also known for its wine. Beer is offered in small glass or served in bottles or cans. The cuisine of Argentina is a high protein cuisine resembling certain European cuisines. Beef is common meat there. Parrilla is a kind of grilled meat which is quite common there. Sausages such as Chorizo, Morcilla and Chitterlings are a local variety there.
The northern region consists of beautiful natural sites and places that are of extreme beauty only to be described by the eyes of the very own visitors who have experienced the view of it. Iguazu Falls is one of the most famous falls, surrounded by the Iguazu National Park consisting of rainforest. But the most beautiful and famous fall is the Devil’s Throat. Every January there is this National Folklore Festival in Cosquin which is visited by many tourists. There are good resorts like Calamuchita Valley, Sierra de Cordoba, Villa Cura Brochero, Mina Clavero, Mar Chiquita, Pampa de Achala and others. Those people who are looking forward to explore natural beauty can make Argentina tourist destination. Southern region boasts about Los Glaciares National Park, known for its glaciers. The southernmost city in the world, Ushuaia is also a major tourist destination.
There are certain shopping malls in Argentina such as Alto Palermo Shopping Mall, Patio Bullrich Shopping Mall, Unicenter Shopping Mall, Abasto Shopping Mall and many more. Many shops in Buenos Aires sell antiques. Calle Florida is famous for its malls offering huge variety at really cheap prices. But if you are a big spender and looking for designer and branded stuff you won’t be disappointed, because there are showrooms of Armani, Louis Vuitton and many more.
Because of so many things Argentina has to offer, travelers from all parts of world make Argentina a famous tourist destination.