Towns and Cities
There is no doubt that La Pampa was born as a rural state.
After the indians, the first white man presence was in pursuit
of agrarian exploitation. Shortly after, towns emerged from
primary activities and commercial progress.
Pampean towns recognize three types of origins: the ones derived
from military foundations -which were garrisons first and
then towns-, like Victorica -first pampean town- and General
Acha founded in 1882.
The population arose spontaneously near some commercial establishment
next to an important road; and the populations that resulted
from railways, almost always with the tenacity of a founder
Pico was the paradigm of the enterprising spirit at
the end of the past century. Situated in an important railway
cross, which in old times made the city expand; and with the
railway decadence, emerged its prominent industrial and commercial
Rosa connected not more than 700 kilometers far from
Litoral, Cuyo and South center cities of the country, is the
modern pampean Capital being an important city has all services:
commercial centers, discos, theatres, cinemas, a casino, important
installations for golf, equitation, soaring, motoring, motorcycling
and biking, prestigious entertaining centers and an intensive
cultural activity makes Santa Rosa a place to enjoy.
Note: this is a Road Map, it only show main
routes and cities. See
the full map.
Index of contents
Editor's note: It is not included the entirety of the
towns and cities of La Pampa
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"REGION® Guide to La Pampa"
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