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Buenos Aires - Argentina


We left Córdoba and headed to Buenos Aires on an overnight bus. We chose the bus company el Turista which cost us $900 Argentinian pesos (£40) for the 9 hour tip. 1,263 more words

Travel Blog

Travel Diaries – Buenos Aires, Argentina

I visited Buenos Aires, Argentina in May 2017, and it was very different from the cities I have visited earlier. I stayed in the old barrio of San Telmo but was able to visit few other barrios such as Recoleta, San Nicolás, Monserrat, Puerto Madero, and La Boca. 651 more words


Biking to Ports: Buenos Aires Day 3

On Wednesday, I decided to give my feet a break and went on a bike tour that toured the southern part of Buenos Aires. On the tour with me was a family of four from Texas and a British student. 503 more words

South America Trip

Buenos Aires & Iguazú: 4 Days in Argentina

The Whistletrip:  Itinerary
  • Days 1 & 2:  Buenos Aires
  • Days 3 & 4:  Iguazú Falls
Why Go

Long described as “the Paris of South America” and aesthetically shaped by Spanish and Italian immigrants, Buenos Aires holds particular allure for travelers with a European sensibility.   1,446 more words


Uruguay for a Day

Across on the other side of the Rio de La Plata, a wide stretch of river that separates Argentina from Uruguay, Colonia del Sacramento was taunting us. 927 more words

World Heritage Site

Buenos Aires 22 - Puerto Madero's success

A comment worth bringing forward by Alex Botta:

(In Puerto Madero) the adapted old brick warehouses and new modern buildings of a similar scale together along one side of the waterfront are very attractive indeed. 161 more words

Public Spaces

Buenos Aires 18 - Puerto Madero Disconnected

Puerto Madero benefits and suffers from the same factors that affect similar megaprojects: the comprehensive planning, done all at one time, has a certain sterility. In part because of the high-quality of urban design, infrastructure and location, it quickly gets priced up, and is seen to be more a reservation for the rich than something which reflects the urban mix of the surrounding city. 246 more words