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  La avenida Corrientes será más angosta | LANACION.com
Corrientes, la que nunca duerme, la de los teatros y los bares, y la de la noche tanguera, volverá a ser angosta cuando, desde mediados de este año, las veredas sean más amplias.
Esta obra tendrá un costo de 900.000 pesos, y al igual que en Corrientes, se colocarán blanquinos blancos para seguir la misma estética usada en otras arterias.
Lavalle junto a las obras en la avenida Corrientes serán los dos últimos tramos del proyecto para el que el gobierno porteño llamará a licitación a mediano plazo y que comenzará a ejecutarse en julio próximo.
www.lanacion.com.ar /Archivo/nota.asp?nota_id=568280&origen=acumulado&acumulado_id=   (910 words)

  
 Corrientes Province, Travel and Hotel Information - Argentina Contact
Corrientes, capital of the county located at the shoreline of the Parana River, one of the mightiest from Argentina, on which the General Manuel Belgrano Bridge rises that unites it to the city of Resistencia, capital of the county of the Chaco.
In Corrientes the Fiesta Nacional del Carnaval is carried out; offering a luxurious and colorful spectacle to visitors and natives.
Corrientes is considered the place where the biggest river fish are caught In Esquina, Goya, Empedrado and Paso de la Patria one can fish the Dorado (35 kg), Manguruyu (100 kg) and Surubí (60 kg).
www.argentinacontact.com /en/conozca/corrientes.php   (251 words)

  
  Corrientes, Argentina
In this area of the province, the climate is mild and the temperature is high with a limited annual variation and a low daily oscillation due to the high humidity, being the average registered temperature 20ºC. There are heavy rains in Fall and Spring.
The architecture of Corrientes City shows different styles with buildings that integrate the smooth shapes of colonial Baroque style with current dynamic buildings that provide the area with an atmosphere of constant renewal in its streets and parks full of chivatoes, ceiboes, jacarandaes and orange trees.
Corrientes offers a tourist landscape where one can enjoy sport fishing of dorado and water sports in the excellent Municipal River Resort or Sailing Club.
www.welcomeargentina.com /corrientes/index_i.html   (282 words)

  
  Corrientes Carnaval - National Capital of Carnaval
The city of Corrientes is the National capital of the carnival, a place gained by the of its talented and marvelous samba schools, the inspired magnificence of its costumes, the overwelming radiant beauty of its women and the intoxicating rhythm of its music.
Corrientes is the carnival capital it extends its reach throughout the Province where the majority of the localities celebrate the holiday.
Corrientes is surrounded by the Paraná and Uruguay rivers, it is a true paradise for fishermen.
www.carnaval.com /argentina/corrientes/index.htm   (1174 words)

  
 Corrientes Province
The province of Corrientes is a part of the region known as Mesopotamia.
This province, the capital of which is the city of Corrientes, is divided into 25 departments with separate political and administrative powers.
Corrientes is an attraction in itself; rivers, forest, flora, fauna and important history sites makes it irresistable for the tourists.
www.argentour.com /corrientesing.html   (424 words)

  
 Corrientes, Argentina, and the Parana River
Corrientes, Argentina (population 347,000), sits on the east bank of the Paraná River, South America’s third largest river (after the Negro and Amazon Rivers).
Corrientes is located just inside Argentina, across the river from the southwestern tip of Paraguay.
Founded in 1588, the city's name is an abbreviated version of the historic one, “San Juan de Vera de las Siete Corrientes” (San Juan de Vera of the Seven Currents), which honored the city’s founder and the complex behavior of the river in that location.
earth.jsc.nasa.gov /EarthObservatory/Corrientes,_Argentina_Parana_River.htm   (415 words)

  
 Nature in Corrientes
Corrientes is the realm of the caiman, which mainly establishes itself on the estuaries and wetlands.
The Mesopotamian Park, a formation predominant in the territory of Corrientes grows between the Missionary Forest to the north and the Pampas Steppe to the south, a variety of plants constituted by trees, shrubs and herbaceous species typical of the region determined by the geography.
We find prairies and savannahs with grasses, by themselves or along with other formations: hydrophilic species in the marshy areas, galleries of forests alongside the riverbanks and isolated forest groups in the midst of the grasslands; although usually the weather conditions determine the predominance of trees in the north and grasses in the south.
www.enjoy-argentina.org /nature-argentina-corrientes.php   (860 words)

  
 CORRIENTES - TURISMO - ARGENTINA - CORRIENTES - PORTAL - ALOJAMIENTOS - PESCA - HOTELES - CAMPING - CABAÑAS - ...
Corrientes brinda los escenarios ideales para disfrutar de la naturaleza y animarse a más.
Corrientes brinda hermosas playas, ideales para relajarse y dejarse llevar por entornos de ensueño.
Llena de tradiciones, Corrientes es el sitio ideal para dejarse llevar por la generosidad de la naturaleza, y degustar los sabores que se generan de la mano de las riquezas de sus ríos y suelos fértiles.
www.corrientes.com.ar   (260 words)

  
 Corrientes Noticias - by www.anp3.com.ar
Corrientes Noticias logró saber que el hecho se produjo luego de un partido de futbol.
Información General: La tecnología disponible y funcionando, permitió el aprovechamiento de las aguas y las corrientes del río Paraná de tal modo que la represa Hidroeléctrica volvió a romper su propia marca en lo que a producción de energía se refiere.
Para el año próximo, alrededor de 4500 personas, todas ellas aborígenes que residen en diferentes puntos de la provincia, se verán beneficiadas con sus viviendas propias, las cuales responden a un prototipo gestado a partir de aportes realizados por los propios indígenas.
www.corrientesnoticias.com.ar   (2221 words)

  
 República Argentina - Secretaría de Turismo
Carnivals in Corrientes, Esquina and Paso de los Libres have obtained international fame and prestige.
This is the land of the chamamé, an unmistakable and singular musical rhythm, which National Fiesta is held in Corrientes in the month of December.
Capital of the province located on the banks of the Paraná, one of the fastest flowing rivers in Argentina, crossed by the General Manuel Belgrano Bridge leading to Resistencia, capital of the province of Chaco.
www.turismo.gov.ar /eng/atra/tour/MAPAS/cts.htm   (452 words)

  
 Corrientes, Argentina, and the Parana River   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Corrientes, Argentina (population 347,000), sits on the east bank of the Paraná River, South America’s third largest river (after the Negro and Amazon Rivers).
The bridge over the Paraná, built in the 1970s, connects Corrientes to its sister city, Resistencia, (beyond the left edge of image) on the western bank of the river.
Founded in 1588, the city's name is an abbreviated version of the historic one, “San Juan de Vera de las Siete Corrientes” (San Juan de Vera of the Seven Currents), which honored the city’s founder and the complex behavior of the river in that location.
eol.jsc.nasa.gov /EarthObservatory/Corrientes,_Argentina_Parana_River.htm   (415 words)

  
 Corrientes
On the banks of the Parana River, from Corrientes city, numerous roads lead to the most varied landscapes, places of historical interest and natural sceneries of extraordinary beauty.
Corrientes is famous for its Carnival celebrations with music, disguises, dances and parades.
The province stands out due to its important water resources consisting of an extensive system of marshes, lagoons and a large river network, whose waters come from the abundant rains of the region.
www.pacificislandtravel.com /south_america/argentina/about_destin/corrientes.html   (164 words)

  
 Corrientes travel guide
Corrientes travel guide - The best resource for sights, hotels, restaurants, bars, what to do and what to see
Corrientes is one of the oldest cities of Argentina.
Located some 1000 km from Buenos Aires at the confluence of the Parana and Paraguay rivers it is a pleasant place to stay a few days, although you shouldn't expect anything spectacular.
www.world66.com /southamerica/argentina/corrientes   (211 words)

  
 Corrientes, Argentina News
The governor of Corrientes, Arturo Colombi, wants Argentina and Uruguay to settle a diplomatic rift over Uruguayan paper pulp mills so he can continue with his own plans for such mills in his province.
The Corrientes Shipyard has signed to build 46 barges and a tugboat, within the framework agreement between the provincial government and Argentina's Banco Nacion.
Thirty feet below the bustling, Broadway-like strip of theaters that is Corrientes Avenue, in the heart of Buenos Aires, a pair of subway duelers fights to the death each night.
www.topix.net /ar/corrientes   (783 words)

  
 Corrientes - Welcome to Argentina on The Worldwide Traveler
Between the Paraná and Uruguay rivers, the Argentine Mesopotamia (provinces of Entre Ríos, Corrientes and Misiones) is formed by low hills, where pools and marshlands evidence the ancient courses of these great rivers.
In some places within the subtropical rain forest, there are fissures which provide such spectacular phenomena as the Iguazú Falls.
Corrientes, next to the Paraná river, where Graham Greene set his novel "The Honorary Consul"; and Resistencia, capital city of the Province of Chaco and connected to Corrientes through the General Belgrano bridge, boasts more than 200 hundred urban sculptures, and the National Wood Carving Fair held in July.
www.theworldwidegourmet.com /travel/southamerica/argentina/corrientes.htm   (111 words)

  
 Corrientes, Corrientes, Argentina
At this point in the river, however, it is still quite wide, and it is spanned by a large 1970's suspension bridge that connects the two provinces.
The city of Corrientes is quite a bit older than Resistencia, and has a very beautiful old quarter in the centre that has beautiful colonial Spanish architecture, much like that of San Telmo in Buenos Aires.
But there is a saying in Corrientes, that if Argentina went to war, the Correntinos would take up arms with them.
www.traveljournals.net /stories/2460.html   (283 words)

  
 La avenida Corrientes no quiere terminar el siglo en el abandono
Pero Corrientes no podía terminar así el siglo que la vio crecer y la hizo brillar: después de muchas idas y vueltas, de anuncios que quedaron en la nada, prometen que la van a arreglar.
Y en Corrientes al 900 están terminando el teatro Nacional.Además, vamos a arreglar el Alvear, que tendrá dos salas en lugar de una, dijo Darío Lopérfido, subsecretario de Cultura.
Y contó que una vez que Corrientes esté lista, los domingos se harán peatonales algunos tramos para que haya espectáculos gratuitos en la calle.Los arreglos de la avenida costarán 3 millones de pesos.
www.clarin.com /diario/1999/08/01/e-04201d.htm   (702 words)

  
 Corrientes al Día - Agencia electrónica de noticias
En un emotivo acto desarrollado en la zona rural de San Carlos, la comunidad educativa junto al vicegobernador de Corrientes Rubén Pruyas y la directora Lucia Barrufaldi de Simkin impusieron el nombre...
El ministro de Obras y Servicios Públicos de Corrientes Marcelo Falcione, aseguró la reanudación del suministro eléctrico, a partir de las seis de la...
Miles de usuarios de Corrientes y Chaco, comenzaron a sufrir la falta de gas en garrafas como consec...
www.corrientesaldia.com.ar   (1484 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/corrientes
So far the majority of Corrientes songs are in English, however, we are planning to create more songs in Spanish in the future.
La mayoría de las canciones de Corrientes son en inglés, pero tenemos intensiones de hacer más canciones en español en un futuro.
Hola Corrientes, gracias por compartir su música con este su amigo.
profile.myspace.com /index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=110643769   (913 words)

  
 Corrientes - Wikitravel
Corrientes is in the Mesopotamia region of Argentina.
Sometimes called the Pantenal of Argentina, Esteros de Ibera is in corrientes.
This is a wonderful place to see all sorts of crazy animals.
wikitravel.org /en/Corrientes   (142 words)

  
 Corrientes informations. City Corrientes in Argentina
Corrientes is the capital city of the province of Corrientes, Argentina, located on the left-hand (eastern) shore of the Paraná River, about 1,000 km from Buenos Aires and 300 km from Posadas, on National Route 12.
Corrientes, as the provincial capital, is the most important in the province, its economical centre, and holds the authorities and governmental institutions.
It has a mix of colonial and modern architecture, several churches and a number of ceibo, jacaranda, and orange trees.
www.athaia.com /argentina/corrientes.html   (202 words)

  
 Corrientes, Argentina current local time from WorldTimeServer.com
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When it's 12 noon next Friday in Corrientes, Argentina, what time will it be where you live?
Get a chart comparing the time of day in Corrientes, Argentina with all of the other locations you are interested in.
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Regatas Corrientes se hace cada vez más fuerte como local.
Año VII, Número 2467 - Corrientes, Argentina -
Una etapa clave atraviesa el correntino Pablo Nicolás Del Grosso, de cara a su continuidad en el golf profesional.
www.deporteypunto.com.ar   (343 words)

  
 Motorola anuncia record de ventas y ganancias en el cuarto trimestre procedentes de operaciones corrientes
Las ganancias del cuarto trimestre por operaciones corrientes son de U$S 0.28 por acción
– 19 de enero de 2005 – Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) reportó hoy ventas sin precedentes, basadas en operaciones corrientes, de U$S 8,84 mil millones en el cuarto trimestre del 2004 que representan un aumento de U$S 1,9 mil millones o 27 por ciento en relación al cuarto trimestre de 2003.
En todo el año, las ganancias de operaciones corrientes fueron de U$S 2,2 mil millones o U$S 0.91 por acción; es decir, 137 por ciento más comparado a los U$S 928 millones o U$S 0.39 por acción en 2003.
www.motorola.com /content.jsp?globalObjectId=5748   (672 words)

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