Argentina is a vast country that boasts friendly locals and a wealth of landscapes to explore. From deserts and tropical forests in the north to spectacular glacial scenery in the south of the country, Argentina is a land of contrast.
Between the extremes, explore the country's colourful cosmopolitan capital Buenos Aires. This sophisticated, beautifully groomed city is overflowing with fascinating sights making it a stunning holiday destination.
Part colonial museum, part modern metropolis, Buenos Aires is one of the most exciting cities on the planet. Visit now before everyone else arrives.
Just over one hundred miles from Rio is Búzios - a small and sophisticated paradise often described at one of the ten most beautiful areas in the world. Endowed with 26 tranquil coves, plus umpteen Pousadas (privately owned inns) and upmarket shopping and eating places, Búzios is often frequented by celebrities seeking ostentatious anonymity.
A year round holiday destination, you'll find Argentina's warmest temperatures between November and March, and high summer in January; perfect if you're in search of winter sun.
In Buenos Aires, you're never short of things to see and do. Watch experts dance the tango in vintage Milonga halls (tango halls) or try your hand at learning the passionate dance yourself. There are plenty of opportunities for shopping in the capital. Shop at high-end boutiques, quirky shops or colourful craft fairs. Once you're all shopped-out, chill out in colonial parks and gardens or head off the beaten track and discover the city's burgeoning creative scene.
During your Argentina luxury holiday taste what are arguably the world's biggest and best steaks, washed down with equally good wine. As well as local restaurants, there is a good choice of international eateries and cafes in Buenos Aires.
The nightlife in Buenos Aires is phenomenal. From glossy cocktail bars to late late clubs, atmospheric tango halls to bohemian bars, there really is a dark haunt for every one in this city.
It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct travel insurance and vaccinations and / or special medication for your destination. Please consult your GP for advice at least one month ahead of travel. It is essential that you meet the visa and passport requirements for your chosen destination. Visit the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (http://www.fco.gov.uk) website for up to date entry requirements listed by country.