A Guide To Visiting Buenos Aires

Buenos aires Argentina, is one of the most beautiful places in South America. The city is surrounded by stunning architecture, parks, delectable restaurants, bars, cafes, and amazing nightlife.

Things to do in Buenos Aires:

Plaza de Mayo:

Here you will find La Casa Rosada (pink house), the executive mansion and office of the President of Argentina. A few blocks is Puerto Madero.  It is a beautiful port with bars and restaurants near by.

Puerto Madero
La Casa Rosada

Walk around Calle Florida (Florida Street):

Located in downtown. There are a lot stores and free tango street shows (tip is expected). Calle Florida is the most famous street in Buenos Aires.

Calle Florida

Visit La Boca:

There is the stadium of La Bombonera  or Boca Juniors  . The most famous stadium of Buenos Aires and the famous Caminito. 

Caminito is a beautiful place, filled with art and colorful walls.  It is s very nice place, to enjoy an afternoon walk, or to drink coffe with delicious Argentinian  alfajores!

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Watch a tango show:

One of the best restaurant is Senor Tango located in Barracas Neighborhood. Try steak Chorizo, a typical dish, with an authentic Argentinian wine.


Check out San Telmo and Palermo Soho:

These are one of  the coolest neighborhoods in Buenos Aires.

Visit Recoleta neighborhood:

Where one of the most famous cemeteries in the world is located.  They have elaborate tombs, which are like small houses; 

Tea Time:

After visiting Recoleta Cemetery, have some tea at L’orangerie- Alvear Palace Hotel

They serve a variety of teas, toasts, croissants, pies, jelly, and champagne.



Check out the Obelisk:

This is a national historic monument and the most famous symbol of Buenos Aires.


How To get to Buenos Aires:

Ezeiza Airport is the major international airport. To get to Buenos Aires, going by taxi or bus.

Currency: Argentine Peso

Official language: Spanish



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