Where to go and what to do in Argentina
Lonely planet chose Argentina, the destinations of the year 2019, in the category best value for money. Argentina delights with diverse landscapes, its delicious barbeques, cheerful people, mates, and tango. In its territory, you can find from one of the most bohemian cities in America like Buenos Aires to the impressive mountains of the Andes, through beautiful glacial lakes and meadows in the Pampas.
Capital of Argentina: Buenos Aires
Internet connection in Argentina: Easy access, usually you can find it in public places, you can find a sign that suggests access to Wifi.
Security in Argentina: A country quite safe, but for logical reasons, in the Capital, it is suggested to be careful with pickpockets, especially in places with a large number of people.
Drinking-Water in Argentina: You can drink from the tap. However, it is recommended to drink bottled water since the regulations for drinking water vary according to the city in which you are.
Entry requirements to travel to Argentina: Valid passport in most cases with the exception of Mercosur countries that can travel only with CI. If you need a Visa it depends on the country. For more detail: http://www.migraciones.gov.ar/accesible/indexdnm.php?visas
The currency of Argentina: Argentinian Peso.
Language in Argentina: Spanish
Best time to travel to Argentina: From September to March for better weather, especially in the south of the country that is colder. The high season is from January to February.
Typical food in Argentina: Bife Chorizo, to drink mate, meat empanadas, milanesas, alfajores and dulce de leche.
How to Move between cities in Argentina: In the capital, it is necessary to have a card to take public transportation, it is bought at any Subte station (subway), kiosks, post offices, and shopping centers. In the cities, there is public transportation available, and to travel between cities, there are buses that connect all of Argentina. For longer distances, see airplane options, because there are some really long distances.
Recommended cities to travel in Argentina: Buenos Aires, Foz do Iguazu, Bariloche, Ushuaia, El Calafate and Perito Moreno Glacier, Tandil.