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Carlos Keen Day Trip from Buenos Aires I’m always eager to get out of the city and Carlos Keen has been on my radar for quite some time. I actually don’t get to the countryside often at all. So, when we recently got a new car we immediately decided to inaugurate it with a trip to Carlos Keen.  And now I’m seeing many more day trips in my future… History of Carlos Keen Carlos Keen is one of many “pueblos turisticos” or touristic towns in the Buenos Aires province. These small towns are nearly ghost towns being brought back to life with recent tourism. Carlos Keen thrived on agriculture and depended on the railway to transfer its products. Carlos Keen came to life in 1875 when construction on the railroad began and experienced rapid growth in the 1930’s. At one point 4,000 people lived in Carlos Keen. It was a bustling town…