Tag: Curiosities about Buenos Aires

02/09
Buenos Aires, the Best Restaurants Are a Bargain

Article by Wall Street Journal by Nicholas Gill  BUENOS AIRES has long been known as a place where you could get a killer rib-eye steak and a good bottle of Malbec without taxing your travel budget (almost no matter what that budget was). There were downsides—chief among them being that […]

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02/08
The Ghost House in La Boca

In the neighborhood of La Boca, in the City of Buenos Aires, in the triangle formed by streets Almirante  Brown, Benito Pérez Galdós and Wenceslao Villafañe, a peculiar building rises, called by its neighbors “The Ghost House”. The Building was designed in 1908 by Frenchman Gustavo Lignac and caused great […]

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08/05
Read & Eat

There are publishers, libraries and cultural centers that open their doors so that we can read a good book and accompany with a good coffee, and other times, with a varied gastronomic offer. We recommend some:

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25/01
Chalet in Height

  Once you have seen it you can’t avoid pondering who came up with such a weird idea. The French style building on top of which this house is built belonged to the furniture company Muebles Díaz. In the summer of 1926, Mr. Díaz saw a villa in Mar del […]

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07/01
Lanin Passage Pasaje Lanin Barracas Ciudad de Buenos Aires Argentina

Have you been to this picturesque passage in Buenos Aires? Lanín Street is located in the neighborhood of Barracas, in the south of Buenos Aires. Short and winding, it presents the particularity of being a permanent exhibition of urban art based on an idea by artist Marino Santa María. The […]

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09/12
History of Caminito Caminito La Boca Ciudad de Buenos Aires

Caminito (located in the neighborhood of La Boca in Buenos Aires) was at first a deviation of General Roca Railroad. The railway branch ceased operations in 1954. Almost immediately, a group of neighbors suggested that the City acquired those lands which by that time had become a wasteland. The City […]

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04/12
Colon Theater

The Teatro Colón, in the City of Buenos Aires, is considered one of the best theaters in the world. Acknowledged for its acoustics and the artistic value of its construction, it turned 100 years in 2008. The theater is now located in the heart of downtown Buenos Aires, among the […]

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