Buenos Aires

The Major Language in Argentina, Buenos Aires is Spanish.

The city of Buenos Aires, the Capital of Argentina, is located in the southern hemisphere of the Americas on a flat land with an area of 202 square kilometers.

Population: 39,144,753

Life Expectancy: 77.14 years.

The top 3 Major Architectural or Geographical Landmarks are 1.-Mount Fitz Roy 2.- Train To The Clouds in Salta 3.-Talampa Canyon

There are no Major Bodies of Water in Argentina.

Climate:Mostly temperate; arid in southeast; subantarctic in southwest


-Popular music: Blame from Calvin Harris & John Newman, Lovers of the Sun from David Guetta & Sam Martin, & Alone from Armin Van Buuren

-Folk Music: Libertango from Astor Piazzolla, La Vestido Celeste from Pedro De Ciervi/Valseado, & Adios Nonino from F.P. Cardozo/Polca

Clothing: Most people wear modern fashions, especially in urban areas. Clothing that one finds in Europe or North America is readily available in Argentine cities. Traditional costumes representing a region's heritage may be worn on special occasions or holidays but not on a daily basis. Older people tend to wear more conservative styles and colors.

Food: Dulce de leche, a popular national spread used to fill cakes and pancakes, eaten over toast, and as an ice cream flavour. Most regions of Argentina are known for their beef-oriented diet. In Argentina the Spanish term,"Carne", which means meat, is assumed to be beef in Argentina.

Top 3+holidays: El Dia de Tradicion, or the Day of Tradition, is celebrated annually on November 10 following a week or so of parties, concerts, parades and feasts;Two weeks prior to Lent, Argentina celebrates El Carneval del Pais much like New Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras, and Brazil celebrates Carnivale, & La Revolucion de Mayo (the May Revolution) occurs each year on May 25 to mark the anniversary of Argentine independence from Spain in 1810.


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