Archive for September, 2011

Top attractions in Salta, Argentina

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Salta is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Argentina. The city is located in the north-western part of the country and is famous for its picturesque views and many awe-inspiring attractions. Here is a short brief on them.

Firstly, you have the Church of Saint Francis. It’s a neoclassical Cathedral standing proudly with its archaic architecture and rich heritage. Then, you have the 3 pedestrian streets of the city such as Caseros, Florida and Alberdi which are regarded as the hub of nocturnal amusements here with their vast stock of pubs, restaurants, cafes and concerts.

You will also love Salta’s French Museum of Contemporay Art which display a fantastic collection or art work and artifacts from natuve civilizations (especially Inca) which flourished in Salta. It’s named as Cabildo and also hosts the notable speciments of 16th C Spanish invasion and of the colonial & post-colonial era. Besides, there’s the Hill of San Bernardo which is famous for the breathtaking view it offers you with.