Exhaustive Argentina Travel Advice For Everybody Wines from Argentina are popular throughout the world for their finesse. There are numerous popular wine regions in Argentina where one can taste and buy fine quality wine.
400 years ago the Spanish came to Argentina and brought with them their love of wine. Catholic monks and priests began to grown produce wine for serving at communion and so the Argentine wine industry was born. It was in the 1800s, though, that European settlers arrived with wine expertise, more grape strains and, importantly, the railway. One of the arrivals was a seemingly insignificant dark grape from the south of France. This grape, called Malbec, found its true home in the foothills of the Andes and flourished.
Argentina is home to some of the best tourist attractions in South America., and with its rich Spanish culture, you will find it a culturally rich destination when it comes to music, dance, architecture and most especially food.
Cordoba is the second largest city in Argentina and a home to over one and a half million people. Surrounded by valleys and greenery with a colonial architectural scene in the heart of the city, Cordoba is a major tourist destination for Latin Americans and globe trotters around the world.