Sexy and vibrant, Buenos Aires has a lot to offer to those who are seeking to visit an unforgettable metropoli. The capital of Argentina is a huge city with more than 40 districts. There are a lot of things to do and places to visit, and for sure you may want to know the most emblematic aspectos of the city. So we recommend you 5 things to do in Buenos Aires to make the most of your travel.
1. Get around Plaza de Mayo
This is an iconic square for the argentine people since some historical events had happened here. Every Thursday “the mothers and grand mothers of the Plaza de Mayo” get around for showing their outrage for the lost of their sons and grandsons during the dictatorship time. Surrounding the square there are some emblematic buildings such the Casa Rosada (seat of the President of Argentina), the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Buenos Aires City Hall and the Bank of the Argentine Nation’s headquarters.
2. Visit the San Telmo fair
Every Sunday takes place over Defensa street this crowded and charming fair, you can visit it from 10am to 5pm. You’ll find a lot of antiquary stores, street performers, musicians playing live music and people dancing tango.
3. Discover Palermo neighborhood
In fact, Palermo is divided in various areas or neighborhoods: Palermo viejo is ideal to discover at daytime to take a trip on bicycle, walk around the numerous parks, and so on. Palermo Hollywood and Palermo Soho are good choices for try the gastronomy options, visit stores of local designers, and experience the nightlife.
4. Uncover Ateneo Library
The Ateneo Grand Splendid is a former theatre turned into a Library. Walking through the halls you can discover in detail the original architecture of the building. In the old stage of the theatre there´s located a coffee shop, try the local bakery!
5. Visit La Recoleta cemetery
You’ll see numerous and imposing mausoleums and vaults adorned with marbles sculptures. This cemetery has the graves of many notable people, including Eva Perón, presidents of Argentina, Nobel Prize.