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Buenos Aires is a bustling city full of great bars and clubs. Just finding the unique bar makes your trip in Buenos Aires that little bit more special. We went on a trip and visited some charming bars and we came across one of the best bars in Buenos Aires. Read also: the best rooftop bars in Buenos Aires A hidden secret in Retiro but well known under porteños (residents of Buenos Aires). Imagine entering…

A perfect hidden secret: Manhattan in Buenos Aires. We are not kidding if we say that there is a Statue of Liberty and Chrysler building in Buenos Aires. We give you the exact location and why there is a Statue of Liberty in Buenos Aires. The images below give you a sneak view. Find out by yourself and take metro line D to station “José Hernández”. After two minutes of walking, you will notice the…

Buenos Aires Casino has a dark and strange history. Since the opening in 1999, it was the center of political disputes and stories that they want to hide. However, is it worth to visit the casino when you’re in Buenos Aires? Read also: colorful umbrellas in Buenos Aires sky A little bit background about Buenos Aires Casino First of all, there is Buenos Aires city and the Province of Buenos Aires. Buenos Aires city has…

Today we celebrate de declaration of independence in Argentina. On July 9, 1816, the former Congress of Tucumán declared the independence of the United Provinces of South America against the Kingdom of Spain. Actually, the United Provinces of South America didn’t represent Argentina as we know today. In 1816 there was also the Federal League, which represented more the northern part of Argentina. The congress of Tucumán had initially the idea to move the capital…

Great news to start the extra-long weekend. As from today the Torre Monumental, also known as “La Torre de Los Ingleses”, near Retiro train station is open to visitors. After 15 years of closing is it an extraordinary opportunity to visit La Torre de Los Ingleses. The visit will bring you to the upper balcony of the tower. It gives you a magnificent look over the city, the train station and when the weather is…

It’s your lucky day today because a total solar eclipse will take place above Argentina. Neither way, that the best place to see it is in the province of San Juan. Are you not in Argentina? Don’t worry. The next total solar eclipse in Argentina will happen on December 14, 2020. We give you the details when the total solar eclipse exactly starts. When does the total solar eclipse starts? First location to see the…

Even among Buenos Aires residents, this is a strange idea. You can watch elephants in the big city? Until 2016 there was a zoo in Buenos Aires. Located in Palermo in front of Plaza Italia. After the protest, the zoo closed its doors for the public. Animals were relocated in whole Latin-America but it wasn’t possible for animals. For some animals, there was a high risk that they will die during the travel to their…

We can describe the cemetery of Recoleta in Buenos Aires as one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world. The last resting place of Eva Maria Duarte de Perón. One of the most famous people out of Argentinian history are not resting in the cemetery of Recoleta but in Chacarita. Such as Carlos Gardel. The tango singer of the last decades. Only a few people know about the existence of cemetery Chacarita. Here they don’t…

What used to be glamor and class is now a dark abandoned building. In the street Arroyo in Retiro you can find the former Sofitel hotel. In December 2017 Sofitel hotel moved out from the stately building. Fifteen years long, it welcomed many visitors in their impressive entrance hall. So, now it’s just empty and waiting for the next owners. The history of the building began in 1925. Nicolás Mihanovich was a successful entrepreneur of Austro-Hungarian…

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