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The Hand of God is at it again

La Boca is the barrio (district) where the original settlers landed, but importantly today this is where Boca Juniors play football with their greatest player ever Diego Maradona who was king here when he played. 217 more words


Buenos Dias, Buenos Aires!

My first impression of BeAs? Smelly, dirty, lazy. Right after the national holidays the metro was on strike so I couldn´t get into the city. And the suburb I stayed at reminded me of dodgy neighborhoods in India. 488 more words


Buenos Aires, Argentina

“Gran Gromero” giant Rubber Tree in the Recoleta neighborhood

Disclaimer: Buenos Aires owns some prime real estate in my heart.  I’m biased; unquestionably & unapologetically.  Years ago, I fell in love with BA’s complicated, beautiful city soul.   759 more words


Caminito - La Boca

Located in one of the poorest parts of the city, La Boca is a vibrant little part of Argentina that tells the history of the migrants of the metropolitan area. 167 more words