What are Buenos Aires?

  • (noun): Capital and largest city of Argentina; located in eastern Argentina near Uruguay; Argentina's chief port and industrial and cultural center.
    Synonyms: capital of Argentina

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires ( /ˈbweɪnəs ˈɛəriːz/ or /ˈaɪrɪs/, ) is the capital and largest city of Argentina, and the second-largest metropolitan area in South America, after Greater São Paulo. It is located on the western shore of the estuary of the Río de la Plata, on the southeastern coast of the South American continent. Greater Buenos Aires conurbation, which also includes several Buenos Aires Province districts, constitutes the third-largest conurbation in Latin America, with a population of around thirteen million.

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1970 1000 Km Buenos Aires
... Following are the results of the 1000 ... km Buenos Aires, the endurance sports car event held in Buenos Aires, Argentina with international competitors ...
Anne Chapman
... Primeros datos arqueológicos (1987, Buenos Aires), El Fin de Un Mundo Los Selk'nam de Tierra del Fuego' (1990, Buenos Aires), and three chapters listed in Cap Horn 1882-1883 Rencontre avec les Indiens Yahgan (1995 ... Chile, Viña del Mar) and in 2006 both Darwin in Tierra del Fuego (Buenos Aires) and Lom amor y venganza, mitos de los yámana (Santiago de Chile) ...
Lalo Schifrin - Biography
... Schifrin was born Boris Claudio Schifrin in Buenos Aires to Jewish parents ... Although Schifrin studied sociology and law at the University of Buenos Aires, it was music that captured his attention ... a 16-piece band that became part of a popular weekly variety show on Buenos Aires TV ...
Buenos Aires, Rivas
... Buenos Aires is a municipality in the Rivas department of Nicaragua ... Rivas Department Capital Rivas Municipalities Altagracia Belén Buenos Aires Cárdenas Moyogalpa Potosí Rivas San Jorge San Juan del Sur Tola Coordinates 11°28′N 85°49 ...
Carlos Thays - Biography
... After moving to Buenos Aires he was named the city's Director of Parks Walkways in 1891 ... Major parks and plazas that particularly show Thays influence on Buenos Aires include the parks Centenario, Lezama, Patricios, Barrancas de Belgrano and the plazas Constitución, Congreso ... in many of his designs, in so far that Buenos Aires' parks and plazas are often compared to similar designs in Paris ...