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By Elisabet Olesen

ISBN-10: 1588435067

ISBN-13: 9781588435064

The fresh air, smelling of spruce and moss in the summertime and of newly fallen snow in wintry weather, is unforgettable in Sweden. Written through a local, this is often the definitive advisor to a rustic that's approximately eighty% mountains, sizeable forests, lakes and desolate tract. yet this booklet covers all, from towns and villages to the hour of darkness solar Coast, the islands to the Lappland sector. artwork, tradition, folklore, procuring, walks, watersports and extra. city and nearby maps, plus colour pictures and a close index.

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46  INTRODUCING ARGENTINA Winner of the Wine Queen title at Fiesta de la Vendimia Fall Harvests are brought in across the Pampas and fertile highlands, and ripe grapes are gathered in the wine-producing provinces of Mendoza, San Juan, La Rioja, and Salta. The holiday season is over, but most Argentinians make a final trip to the beaches or the tourist spots in the north and south over Easter. March Fiesta de la Vendimia (early Mar), Mendoza. Kicking off on the Sunday before the festival proper, the city of Mendoza hosts folk music concerts, local produce fairs, and all manner of grape-themed events.

Pascua (Mar/Apr), across Argentina. The celebration of Easter Sunday, and its preludes Jueves Santo and Viernes Santo, sees Masses and solemn marches in many towns and villages. April Día de las Malvinas (Apr 2), across Argentina. Veterans all over the country honor their comrades who fell in the Malvinas War (see p58). BAFICI (mid-Apr), Buenos Aires. Latin America’s largest independent and international film festival takes over cinemas and other spaces for ten days. Gala del Fin del Mundo (late Apr), Ushuaia.

Across the country are dotted British-style railway stations, grand estancias modeled after French rural châteaux, and Bauhausinfluenced urban dwellings. The church has distinctive terracotta walls Truncated dome on the mansard roof Beaux-arts grandeur of Correo Central A PORTRAIT OF ARGENTINA Modernist Modern styles, including Art Deco, Art Nouveau, and Expressionism, were popular between 1900 and 1940. This new architecture provided tangible proof that Buenos Aires was a cosmopolitan city.  Edificio Kavanagh (see p95), completed in 1936, is a residential tower built along rationalist lines.

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