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Argentina's flag has quite a fresh look, very light colours which give connotations of the sky. This is especially true because of the symbol at the centre, the Sol de Mayo.

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Argentina Flag. The light blue represents many elements of vigilance, truth and loyalty, perseverance & justice. The white represents peace and honesty. The sun represents the Sun of May.

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from Etsy

Argentina Flag and Door - Buenos Aires LA BOCA district - Fine Art Travel Photography Print - 8x12

There are two theories about the colors of Argentina's flag. One of the theories is that the two blue stripes represents the Rio de la Plata (River of Sliver). White stripes represents the metal sliver. Argentina originates from the Latin word Argentum which means sliver.

from Mail Online

Britain fires up the world: London gets the 2012 Games under way with the Greatest Show On Earth (rounded off by Macca, of course)

Argentina's flag bearer Luciana Aymar leads her team into the Olympic StadiumArgentina's flag bearer Luciana Aymar leads her team into the Olympic Stadium

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