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Buenos Aires Today

The insistent 2/4 beat of a tango, the banging bass drum at a protest march, the screams of fútbol fans when a player scores a game-winning...

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Learning in Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires has excellent universities and higher education establishments that accept foreign students. The government-run website Estudiar...

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Tango

Life is a milonga (dance hall) , " says one famous tango. "Life is an absurd wound," goes another. "I'm dying, dying just to dance," cries...

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Good Marketing Skills

In the heart of colorful La Boca, the Feria de Artesanías de la Plaza Vuelta de Rocha (Caminito) showcases local artists all week long. You...

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Top Reasons to Go

Food: Modern Andean cuisine, tantalizing tapas, and some of the world's best beef. Tango: On packed dance floors or at ritzy shows, people...

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Fashion Forward

The stars of Argentine fashion have much in common with the country's top soccer players: they're as highly trained and technically proficient...

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Buenos Aires Free (Or Almost Free)

Free (Or Almost Free) With so many world-class galleries and museums, Buenos Aires can put a dent in your wallet. But the good news is that...

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Argentina's Wines

Argentina's Wines Wine is officially Argentina’s national drink, and no wonder. As the world’s seventh-largest consumer of the drink and fifth...

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Buenos Aires with Kids

Buenos Aires with Kids Family is a big part of local life. Porteños definitely believe kids should be seen and heard, and local children keep...

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Buenos Aires Neighborhoods

1 Centro. Locals use "Centro" or "El Centro" as umbrella terms for several busy downtown districts. The heart of the city is filled with bars...

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Top Attractions in Buenos Aires

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes Originally the city's waterworks, this russet-color, columned building in Recoleta is your one-stop shop for...

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A Buenos Aires Walk: Recoleta to Palermo

Recoleta to Palermo: Art in the Parks FM Quint Deck Locals see busy Avenidas Figueroa Alcorta and Libertador as functional routes connecting...

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A Buenos Aires Walk: Oldest and Newest

Buenos Aires' Oldest and Newest FM Quint Deck Most buildings from the colonial era and the early days of the republic have long since been...

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Beef in Buenos Aires

Argentina is the world's capital of beef, and Buenos Aires the capital of Argentina. So does Buenos Aires have the world's best steak? It's...

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Staying Up with the Porteños

Buenos Aires is a 24-hour city, and you can find places that serve food around the clock, but most of these are downtown and tend to fall...

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Where to Stay

Booming visitor numbers in Buenos Aires and the rest of Argentina have sparked dozens of new accommodation options. There's plenty of variety...

Nightlife

When the Sun Comes Up: Post-Nightlife Food in Buenos Aires

Nightlife kicking off so late means that regular cafés are open for a hard-earned cortado (coffee cut with a splash of milk) and medialunas...

Shopping

The Galerías of Buenos Aires

No shopping trip is complete without browsing one of the city's many galerías. These quirky shopping arcades are the precursors of malls and...

Sports & Activities

The Sporting Life of Buenos Aires

The Sporting Life Get Your Kicks Tens of thousands of ecstatic fans jump up and down in unison, roaring modified cumbia classics to the beat...

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