Buenos Aires, Tucuman, Tafi del Valle, Salta

Argentina – bordered by the Andes Mountains, the Atlantic Ocean, and Antarctica – is unique among South American nations. Its capital, Buenos Aires, is considered to be the most European city outside of Europe, while on the Pampas the gauchos retain their traditional way of life. The rich diversity of the culture is expressed through its art, literature, and music, which continue to influence people around the world.