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Visual Adventure: Argentina

As diverse as it is vast and impressive, Argentina is several countries packed into one — from the Andean mountains in the northern corners to the flamboyant...

by Nellie Huang Posted on 10 September 2013

As diverse as it is vast and impressive, Argentina is several countries packed into one — from the Andean mountains in the northern corners to the flamboyant capital of Buenos Aires at its heart and the frozen glaciers of Patagonia across the southern reaches. Whether it is culture, good food, or trekking you’re after, Argentina rarely disappoints. It’s impossible to cover different parts of this massive country in one post, so I’ll let my photos do the talking for now.

The Iguazu Falls straddling the border of Argentina and Brazil

Winding roads snake through the Jujuy province of northern Argentina

Winding roads snake through the Jujuy province of northern Argentina

The Andean town of Purmamarca backdropped by the Cerro de los Siete Colores

The Andean town of Purmamarca backdropped by the Cerro de los Siete Colores

Andean camel stew in Humahuaca, a small village in northern Argentina

Andean camel stew in Humahuaca, a small village in northern Argentina

The salt flats in Salinas Grandes

The salt flats in Salinas Grandes

Horseriding in gaucho country, Unquillo

Horseriding in gaucho country, Unquillo

Snow peaks at Ushuaia, the southernmost tip of Argentina

Snow peaks at Ushuaia, the southernmost tip of Argentina

Beautiful landscapes at the Tierra del Fuego National Park

Beautiful landscapes at the Tierra del Fuego National Park

Tango dancers in Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina

Tango dancers in Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina

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