Cities of the World - The Western Hemisphere, exclusive of by Karen Ellicott

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The highest precipitation falls in the extreme north of Misiones Province, where it amounts to about 80 inches yearly. Buenos Aires, is located on the right margin of the Rio de la Plata, and is part of the vast Pampa. The terrain within the city varies from low flatland only inches above the high tide line to slightly rolling country with a maximum elevation of 129 feet. , except that Cities of the World winters are less severe and it never snows. Average rainfall in Buenos Aires is 3 9 i n c h e s ( Wa s h i n g t o n – 4 1 .

The school receives children from all over the island and accommodates up to 175 children ages 3-11. The pupils come from many different backgrounds and nationalities. 31 Bahamas The school curriculum is based on the British system and is geared to the resources of the Bahamian environment. The children are tested annually by the Bahamian government and the Educational Research Bureau. Tuition for the 1993-94 school year ranged from $3105 to $3500. St. Andrew’s School is interdenominational, and coeducational.

12 . . . . . Dec. 8 . . . . . Dec. 25 . . . . . S. and Argentina. The flights take approximately eight hours from Miami. The most rapid and direct transport from Ezeiza International Airport is by remise (rental car with driver) which will charge a flat rate from point to point (maximum three passengers per car). Bus service is also available in front of the terminal and will drive to major hotels and/or a bus terminal in central Buenos Aires where taxis are available. 26 Buses are convenient for one passenger.

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