Castillo San Lorenzo
Copyright: Anibal goransky
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Uploaded: 28/01/2012
Updated: 15/08/2013


comments powered by Disqus

Anibal Goransky
Salta, Castillo San Lorenzo
El Tribuno Salta
Plaza Ejército Argentino
El Tribuno Salta
Legislatura de la provincia de Salta
Andres Ivancovich
Catedral de Salta
El Tribuno Salta
Catedral de Salta
Salta`s Main square, Argentina
Jose Raul Vergara
Plazoleta 4 Siglos, Salta, Argentina
Jose Raul Vergara
Cabildo y Plaza de Salta
El Tribuno Salta
Docentes en la Plaza 9 de Julio
Jose Raul Vergara
Camping near La Caldera, Salta Argentina
Arroz Marisco
Tren a las Nubes - Train to the Clouds
Jose Raul Vergara
Cuprifera en ruinas - Jardin de Reyes. Jujuy Argentina
Bob Stapleton
Inside my Titleist
Tina Gauer & Oli Burle - www.360tourist.net
Terrazzina Two Beach at night, Sharm El Sheikh
Jürgen Schrader
Organpipe National Monument
underground river in Novosibirdsk. Elcovka-1
Andrea Biffi
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Jook Leung | 360VR Images
The great Mexican dinner we had together in Tucson
On the big tortoise's back
Las Cruces de Mayo - Motril (Granada)
Taleghan, Iran
Andrea Biffi
Panthéon and Foucault pendulum
Rodrigo Gonzalez
Cantabria suances05 1
David Mariotti
Rivera Court from end, Detroit Institute Of Arts
Anibal Goransky
Parque Faunistico de Rivadavia
Anibal Goransky
Anibal Goransky
Perforación en las 500
Anibal Goransky
Las Tapias de Lucio
Anibal Goransky
Mirador Jardin de los Poetas
Anibal Goransky
La Pecera
Anibal Goransky
Autodromo Zonda
Anibal Goransky
Las Tapias
Anibal Goransky
Las Invernadas
Anibal Goransky
Auditorio Juan Victoria
Anibal Goransky
Rincon del Viento Jardin
Anibal Goransky
Hongo Ischigualasto
More About Argentina

Argentina didn't get to be the second-largest country in South America overnight. Archaeological remains found here date to some 9,000 years BC, left by the ancient Mesoamerican civilization. Early inhabitants were nomads and hunters who followed prehistoric horses and llamas. By the year 1480 AD the Incan empire had stretched to reach northern Argentina and the stage was set for contact.The Europeans came in 1516 with Spanish explorer Juan Diaz do Solis, who claimed the area for Spain and tried to export a river of silver back to Europe. Wealth grew along with the cattle industry and after Napoleon conquered Spain, Argentina declared its independence and set up their own government. That was 1810 AD.Argentina stayed neutral in WWI and for most of WWII, declaring war on the Axis powers only in 1945. Following the war, the country entered into a long chain of military dictatorships with only brief forays into constitutional government. The current president is Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, who's been in office since December 2007.Argentina is known for many things but the top of the list belongs to only two -- steak and the tango. Cattle graze on the abundant grasslands and produce some of the best beef in the world.  The climate is well-suited for vineyards as well, and Argentina's wines make a fine companion to their steak.As for the tango, it has recently exploded to become a world famous dance with hotspots in every major city on the planet. It started in Buenos Aires in the middle of the nineteenth century, as the city was filling up with a mixture of European immigrants and porteños, people who were born in the port city. They melded their cultures of rhythm and harmony and came up with the tango, which has been described as the ultimate evolution of partnered dancing. And it's a great way to burn off your steak stupor. Food coma begone!Text by Steve Smith.