Many people visiting Argentina make a bee-line for the capital, and with good reason; but be sure to allow some time to experience the countryside as well.
Back in the 17th Century, internal immigration starting picking up pace, as people from 'El Campo' surged into big cities, looking for work and a better life.
Today, people are heading the other way - with the majority of well-to-do Argentines having a county house or 'estancia' out in the beautiful green and unspoilt areas surrounding Buenos Aires; a haven in which to escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
Today, visitors can experience rural life in all its glory, by visiting one of the many estancias that have opened up to guests - such as La Bamba de Areco.
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