The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile erupted on 22 April and continues erupting sporadically. As a result, volcanic ash can affect some provinces in Argentina including Neuquén, Rio Negro and Chubut. International and domestic flights within Argentina can be affected. Check with Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 and your airline for the latest information. If you live or are travelling in or to this area, monitor local media reports and follow the advice of the local authorities.

Most visits to Argentina are trouble-free, but you should keep a close eye on your personal belongings in public places. See Crime

There have been occasional Falklands-related protests against British interests in Argentina. You should avoid all protests and demonstrations. See Political situation

Yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travel to some parts of the country. See Health

There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.