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Cordoba and the jesuit missions

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Capital of the province of the same name, the historical city of Cordoba was born from the desire to link the Upper Peru with the Río de la Plata, through the Royal Road or better known as the Inca Trail. Cordoba was founded in 1573 and its construction took shape thanks to many convents and churches. Cordoba is the second most important city of Argentina and the head of the country’s central area. The area offers a bit of steep terrain until the sierras of the Río Suquía Valley and an average maximum temperature of 24ºC and minimum of 11ºC. It is a tourist destination chosen for its history and its imposing landscapes. It has unusual places and offers many surprises to visitors. Popularly known as the "Wise" because this city has the most important universities in the country, is also the "bells’ city" because the Franciscans and the Dominicans have built many churches. In its streets and avenues, colonial architecture blends with modern buildings and green spaces such as the Sarmiento Park, which was designed in the late nineteenth century. Cordoba is also an important industrial center where the metallurgical industry is highly developed, thus substituting military manufacturing. Renault and Fiat have its Headquarters in this city as well. You can make walking tours that connect the Plaza San Martin with the centennial Cathedral, Trejo’s house and various museums. Nightlife in Cordoba is intense, with many terraces, concert halls and theaters. Day or night, this city offers many attractions to seduce its visitors.

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