Argentinian Chronicles: Puerto Iguazù Falls and the power of the water

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Puerto Iguazù (18-20)

1338 km from Buenos Aires

Travel agency: Caracol International

After the summer in Buenos Aires, the winter in Tierra del Fuego and the spring in Bariloche, we landed into the tropical summer in Puerto Iguazù. You’ll be impressed by the humidity you’ll find just on arriving at the airport: the typical subtropical climate (very warm in winter, very hot in summer).

20 km from the airport, located in the Misiones province, Puerto Iguazù is a very peculiar city because of it’s position by the border with Brazil and Paraguay. The explorer who found the place in the 16th Century was drawn by the noise of the water. And you can actually still hear it from several km.

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