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Location of Rosario City in Argentina.

Rosario is a city in the center-east of Argentina, about 300 km (190 mi) NW from Buenos Aires. It is the main city of Santa Fe Province. As of 2008 Rosario metropolitan area has a population of around 1,300,000 inhabitants, making it Argentina's 3rd largest city. The city is on the well-known Argentine river of the Parana.

It's called Rosario because of 'Virgen del Rosario', which image remains at the cathedral, at the same place where the original chapel was.

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