Argentinean Antarctic Day
Argentinean Antarctic Day is held on February 22. This event in the third decade of the month February is annual. Help us
The first Argentine expedition to reach the South Pole was the 1965 Operación 90. Antarctica is truly unlike anywhere else on earth. Antarctica is the highest, driest, coldest and windiest continent on Earth. Argentine Antarctica is an area of Antarctica claimed by Argentina as part of its national territory. Argentina's Antarctic claim is based on its continued presence in the region since 1904, and the area's proximity to the South American continent.
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The Carnival Gualeguaychú in Argentina on February 5 (January, February and the first week of March is the time of carnivals. The carnival in the Gualeguaychu department of the province of Entre Rios is considered one of the best in the world, along with the carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Venice, etc.);
Handmade Carnival in Lincoln and Buenos Aires, Argentina on February 5 (from 5 to 20 February. Colorful processions and parades attract many tourists);
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National Emblem Day in Argentina on March 12 (Día del Escudo Nacional)