Ushuaia, southernmost city in the world

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Mini-trekking on Perito Moreno glacier, Argentina

Mini-trekking on Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina

The surface of Perito Moreno was more rugged than I'd expected. The glacier guides were daredevils with stories to tell. And scotch on the rocks is different here! We took a boat across Lago Argentina and a short walk through the woods, then emerged at the edge of the glacier... Read article...

Peninsula Valdes, on the coast of Patagonia

Orcas on the beach, Peninsula Valdes, Argentina

About a third of the way down the coast of Argentina, there's a large peninsula that juts out into the South Atlantic Ocean. From an aerial view, it looks like it should have been an island. This is Peninsula Valdes, a major wildlife preserve... Read article...

The armadillo gets my vote for most unusual mammal

Awesome Argentine Armadillo

Peninsula Valdez in Argentina is a sweeping, open space, where the dusty brown desert stretches right to the sparkling sea. Where else do you see armadillos and elephant seals all on the same walk? Not to mention guanacos and sea lions, killer whales and rheas! I'd always heard... Read article...

The President's wife

Americans are now deciding whether the wife of an ex-president should become our country’s next president. Perhaps we should ask Argentina, where they have a long history of powerful presidents’ wives. #1 - Eva Peron (Evita) was the 2nd wife of Argentine President Juan Peron... Read article...

Giant dinosaur found in fossil ''Lost World''

Scientists in Argentina have uncovered the skeleton of what is believed to be a new dinosaur species - and an enormous one at that. This previously unknown species of Titanosaur, named Futalognkosaurus dukei, is among the largest dinosaurs ever discovered... Read article...