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Hola! Welcome to Argentina, a land rich in culture and tradition. From the majestic Iguazu Falls to the modern Buenos Aires, Argentina is full of Spectacular scenery and vibrant cities. Begin your tour of this South American country.
Get to know Argentina. Learn all about its land, products and amazing culture.
Official Name: Argentine Republic
Size: 1.1 million square miles (2.8 million square kilometers); about the size of the U.S. east of the Mississippi River
Population: 42,192,494 as of 2012
Capital: Buenos Aires
Official Language: Spanish
Climate: Mostly mild temperatures; very cold in the southwest; very dry in the southeast
Products: Sunflower seeds, lemons, soybeans, grapes, peanuts, livestock; tin, iron ore, steel, clothing and fabric, cars and trucks
Literacy: 97% of the population can read and write.