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Alta Gracia and the Jesuit Estancias

October 27th 2012
Alta Gracia--Cultural Treasures Alta Gracia is the biggest city, 45,000 people, that I visited in the mountains surrounding beautiful Cordoba. Like the other towns, it was built along a gurgling, shady river, perfect for strolling. However, it also held several cultural treasures such as one of the region's well-restored, UNESCO-designated, former Jesuit estancias/ranches, ... read more
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Argentine Flag Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, a long period of Peronist authoritarian rule an... ... read more
23rd October 2014

Wow, wow, wow
Fantastic, fabulous. Very cool
24th October 2014

So glad you like this little guy, Merry Jo! It was pretty amazing to have her/him look me straight in the eye.

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