Argentina's wine capital, a bit run-down despite obvious affluence
Sierras de Cordoba
the hills outside Cordoba, with the Jesuit complex Alta Gracia and Villa de las Rosas
Old colonial city, and Argentina's second largest, with great architecture
The third largest city, with great early 20th Century architecture and a busy port
Buenos Aires
Argentina's capital, and an impressive city in its own right
close to Buenos Aires, chiefly the residence of my mother-in-law
Museo Nacional Belles Artes
Buenos Aires Fine Art Museum with brilliant Latin American collection
island-based houses and a market in the outskirts of Buenos Aires
Santa Fe
Provincial capital with a famous bridge and a cervecoducto!
Excellent collection of modern art from Latin America
Recoleta Cementario
The oldest, and most famous cemetery in Argentina
Lago Vintter
Unspoiled mountain lake in Argentinian Patagonia
Lanin National Park
One of Argentina's nicest National Parks supports a stratovolcano, Lanin, amidst a host of lakes
Piedra Parada
A 50 million year old volcano in the middle of Patagonia provides a spectacular change of scenery
Puerto Piramides
The penguin en sea-lion colonies on Peninsula de Valdes, on the Atlantic Coast
San Antonio Este
A striking efficiency contrast between two towns
Quebrada de Humahuaca
The Valley of the Rio Grande, providing great views.
Salinas Grandes
Extensive salt flats, high in the Andes Mountains
Tren a las Nubes
Possibly one of the highest trains in the world, with engineering works to prove it.
The only place in South America with bull fights, of a benign nature
Postcard-perfect little church set in beautiful mountain scenery, and a procession for Sant Rocce.