Argentinians and Uruguayans are always arguing over the origin of tango. Paula (@museodeltango) gave us a private tour of Montevideo’s tango museum to clear up this 100-year-old feud.
Where Was Tango Created?
In 2009, UNESCO cited the origin of tango as the Plata River Basin, the area between Montevideo and Buenos Aires.
Tango Goes To Paris And French Tannat Comes To Uruguay
Tango’s Acceptance Into High Society
The Legal Battle Over La Cumparsita
Cafe Tortoni’s History of Tango
If you enjoyed this post, you will surely enjoy our conventillo visits in Buenos Aires.
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