One of the features of the Gaucho is his belt known as a rastra.
‘What exists here is a ludicrous form of nationalism. Our entire country is imported. Everybody here is really from somewhere else.’
—Jorge Luis Borges
An Identity Problem?
A wit once defined the Argentines as a nation of Italians who speak Spanish, dress as though they’re French and like to think they’re British. If only it were that simple. Certainly there are millions of descendants of Italians ...