ARGENTINA

Interesting Places, The Capital And More

Fact File

Argentina is a country which is located in South America.

Argentina situated between the Andes Mountains to the Atlantic Ocean. The word, Argentina comes from the Latin name, metal silver - Argentum. Argentina borders to Uruguay, Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia and Chile. Argentina belongs to the Latin America.

Population: 43,024,374 people.

Date of establishment: July 9th 1816

Coin: ARS (1 ILS = 2.1854 ARS)

Interesting Places In Argentina

The Iguazu Falls - Cataratas Del Iguazu

The Iguazu falls are Waterfalls on the Iguazu River, which loated on the border between the State of Parana Brazil and Argentina Misiones Province. The average width of the Iguazu falls is 2,700. The water is falling from a high of 64 meters.
Iguazú Falls - BBC Nature. This is Planet Earth

Perito Moreno Glacier - Glaciar Perito Moreno

Perito Moreno Glacier was discovered in 1879 and in 1899 was called by Francisco Moreno, explorer of the 19th century. Perito Moreno Glacier is one of the biggest glaciers, which assembles the national park "Los Glaciares" (in Spanish). And one of the biggest tourist places in Argentina.

Area - 205 sq. km

Length - 30 km

Depth - 700 meters

Width - 5 km

Height - 60 meters over the ocean.

And the total ice depth is 170 meters.

Glaciar Perito Moreno Ruptura 1988 Dvx.avi

The Capital Of Argentina - Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital of Argentina and the biggest city in Argentina. Argentina is the second largest metropolitan in South America. Buenos Aires is near the Atlantic Ocean beaches. The airport of the city is one of the biggest in the world.

Population - 2,891,082 people.

Date of establishment - February 2nd 1536

Mayor - Mauricio Macri.

Why did I choose Argentina?

I love Argentina!

Argentina is the country that I most want to go, travel and see a lot of places that I've never seen before. ( also the places that I wrote on my project).

I think that Argentina is a gorgeous country with a lot of interesting places and it was so fun to do the project about counry that I love and really want to go.

I wish that in the future I will go to Argentina!