Archive: May 2016

The Faculty of Engineering and its peculiar resemblance to a Gothic Church

How many people may have thought that the building located at the corner of Las Heras with Azcuénaga street in Buenos Aires is a church? Actually, many of those who know that it houses the School of Engineering, imagine extravagant stories, for example, that the building was not finished because […]

The Ischigualasto Provincial Park or Moon Valley Parque Nacional Ischigualasto Valle de La Luna Provincia de San Juan Argentina

The Ischigualasto Provincial Park or Moon Valley, located in the far north of the Province of San Juan, is a celebrated scientific area, as it treasures a magnificent paleontological reserve. It is one of the few places in the world where we can look into the whole of the Triassic […]

Underground Buenos Aires – The Granados’s Ditch – A fascinating story Zanjon de Granados Ciudad de Buenos Aires Argentina

At759 Defensa Street(in the neighbourhood of San Telmo, in the City ofBuenos Aires) we find an 1830 house that cherishes a peculiar history. In1985 aneighbour of San Telmo, Mr. Jorge Eckstein, decided to purchase the house to start a restaurant. As he was cleaning it he noticed that the floor […]