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Argentina Cities: La Plata, Buenos Aires: The city of La Plata is located at the northeast of the province of Buenos Aires

, honoring the architecture and the town planning, works actually as an important touristic center that attracts thousands of people to its natural, cultural and recreational attractions. One of its most representative places is “Republica de los Niños”, the perfect destiny to vacation in family sharing pleasant moments with the children, in a space that besides amusing them, teaches them about the life of the elder ones, the values and the rights. But the city of La Plata also presents exciting alternatives for the elders and adventurers. At a short distance of the urban center, the adrenaline takes it space of liberation in the sky, through the practice of skydiving and hang-glider, and in the water, through the enjoyment of water skiing and the windsurfing. For the ones who prefer peaceful paths and cultural sites, the billboard of La Plata overflows of them. Numerous parks, natural travels, museums and theaters are extended for all the territory of the city gaining adherents in each step.

-Typical Meals: The argentine cuisine is famous for the quality and its bovine meat around the world, but also there are a variety of other typical meals and dishes influenced by the immigrants who steeped its floor. Undoubtedly the star of the gastronomy of Buenos Aires is the meat and is the preferred meal of who visit the city. Is really missed a good “bife de chorizo” or an “asado criollo”. The most typical dish of the city is “el asado” or “parrillada”; that includes meat, sausages, blood sausage, chitterlings, dressed with a sauce named “chimichurri”, prepared with garlic, vinegar, oil, parsley, salt and tomatoes, all processed. “El asado” is generally accompanied with salads and fried potatoes. Also you can taste in Buenos Aires many dishes originated in the colonial time, as an example “empanadas” in all its varieties: of humita, knife cut meat, of cheese, etc. Another one of the most traditional meals is the “locro”, also the “cordero patagonico”, “la carbonada”, the “pastel de carne y papas” and “tamales”. Regarding to the desserts is usual eat fresh fruits, ice creams or custard with caramel, this last one, is a truly delight, especially accompanied with sweet cream or milk. -Religion: Argentina is predominantly Roman Catholic, with 2% of the population Protestant and another 2% of the population Jewish. Currently a steady rise of Evangelicals has occurred in recent decades, mainly due to the lower classes converting from Catholicism. Even though the total population of Jewish is 2%, Buenos Aires contains the second largest population of Jewish in the Americas next to New York. Argentina also has the largest population of Muslims in Latin America. -Communication and Costumes: The argentine costumes are practically European, except the northeast zone of the country where is visible the low presence of population of European origin. This makes their indigenous costumes are still alive, maintaining the artisanal facet more genuine. The symbolism of the past still present and therefore, don’t surprise to find birds drawings, serpents or flames in the apparel fabrics, rugs and crockery.

Also they are fantastic hosts. the descendants of African slaves and the local population. Also we have to mention that the argentine people are fanatics of soccer. being by part of them very recognized the use of “mate” as drink and “las parrilladas” as classic meal. considered as a mix of influences own of the European immigrants. although this depends of the confidence. but also can’t ignore the interesting peasant side. being shared with Uruguay. enjoying great sensuality thanks to commonly play topics related to the sadness own of themes of love. Tango. . The greeting in Argentina in most of the cases is only a kiss in the cheek also between men.It tends to emphasize more the urban part of Argentina. Each time that you visit a field staying in La Patagonia is common to see the gauchos and its lifestyle. dance and argentine traditional musical gender by excellence. being here where the gauchesca culture is. being this very marked in the national folklore. this is part of the closest and affable argentine character.