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Argentinski tango nekoč in danes

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KRATKA ZGODOVINA ARGENTINSKEGA TANGA Argentinski tango je glasbena zvrst, obenem pa tudi ples, ki se je razvil proti koncu 19. stoletja na bregovih reke Rio de la Plata, ki deli Argentino od Urugvaja. Zaradi tega njegovi začetki segajo tako v Buenos Aires, glavno mesto Argentine, kot tudi v Montevideo, glavno mesto Urugvaja. Sprva je bil popularen zlasti med tujimi priseljenci, …

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Bangkok, its tango and milongas

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Bangkok is a special city. If you fall in love with it for the first time you get there, you will love it forever.  It is a city, full of life, colors, flavors, excellent food, but also a city with extremely nice people (what else – hey, we’re in Thailand!). People in Bangkok are very kind and nice and you …

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Museo Mundial del Tango, Buenos Aires

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Buenos Aires is the capital of tango world, so it is quite normal that there is also a museum, dedicated to tango. Established in 2003, it is located in the same building on Avenida Rivadavia – Palacio Carlos Gardel, as the famous Café Tortoni, and I (together with all tango fans) really loved it.       You can kind …

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San Telmo & Plaza Dorrego, Buenos Aires

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There are many ways to spend a beautiful sunny Sunday in Buenos Aires: numerous street markets, events, concerts and similar activities are waiting for you everywhere. For those who love tango, the best possibility is a nice walk along La Defensa, a street which begins close to Casa Rosada, up to Plaza Dorrego and the Feria of San Telmo. La …

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200 years of Argentina’s independence

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Argentinians take their celebrations seriously and so they have worked for quite some time on the preparations for the 200th anniversary of their independence. It was a special joy to be in Buenos Aires exactly on this day, 9th of July, as there were many things happening all around the city. 9th of July 1816 was the most important date …