Living In Argentina by Angelika Taschen, $40, Taschen, hardcover, 200 pages.

Longing for designs that are just a tad exotic? These European-influenced homes in Argentina might do the trick. An avant-garde bedroom, eclectic retro kitchen, tango-ready red living room, artist-style salon and more await adventurous readers on this tour through some of the best-designed homes in Buenos Aires and the surrounding countryside.