Wild Argentina

Photo: Andrei: Bariloche (Some rights reserved) Planeta.com is updating our guide to Wild Argentina – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism, conscious, local, Indigenous, and responsible travel. Relevant additions and suggestions are welcome. NatureMinisterio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sustentable – https://twitter.com/ambientenacion – Facebook – YouTubeCentro de Investigacion y …

Argentina Links

Argentina Flag What would locals like others know about Argentina? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesUnprecedented drought fuels devastating fires in Corrientes ProvinceArgentina’s Tierra del Fuego Bans Salmon Farming – Wilson CenterArgentina criará novo Parque Nacional em TucumánHomestays in Argentina: how ethical holidays are protecting a way of lifeGhost Town Re-Emerges – …

Iguazu Falls

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, Falls (Some rights reserved) Iguazu Falls are waterfalls of the Iguazu River located on the border of the Brazilian State of Paraná and the Argentine Province of Misiones. The Iguazu River originates near the city of Curitiba. It flows through Brazil for most of its course. Below its confluence with the San …

Argentina Tourism

Photo: Juan Montiel, Viaje al bosque (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on travel and tourism in Argentina Government: La Ruta NaturalConocé las 17 rutas naturales 17 Rutas Tourism Portals argentina.travel – @visitargentinaMinisterio de Turismo y Deportes – YouTube – @TurismoNacionAR @TurDepAR Embedded Tweets BusFlecha Bus ValdesPeninsula Valdes WikipediaTourism in Argentina Planeta

November 6: National Park Day in Argentina

Photo: Gabriela Ruellan, Capybara (Some rights reserved) Argentina celebrates November 6 as National Park Day (Día de los Parques Nacionales). Key LinksParques Nacionales de [email protected] YouTube Embedded Tweets HistoryIn 1903 Argentina became the third country in America to promote the development of protected areas. The history of protected areas began 114 years ago, when the …