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Buenos Aires is the Latin American metropolis. Besides that Buenos Aires is known as the birthplace of the tango, it has many more surprising facts that you know. Let’s check it out. Here are our top 5 cool facts about Buenos Aires 😀 Read also: top 10 things to do in Buenos Aires 1. Bookstores everywhere With over more than 700 bookstores located in Buenos Aires, it has the most bookstores per capita than any…

When strolling around in Buenos Aires’ oldest neighborhood San Telmo, you will meet Mafalda and her friends. Especially when you’re walking in the street Defensa. That is also where the market “Feria de San Telmo is held every Sunday. Who is that little girl sitting on the bank and what the story behind Mafalda in San Telmo? Read also: are you going to see the best tango show in Buenos Aires? Mafalda in San Telmo:…

Buenos Aires is a burgeoning tourist hot spot. In 2018, this bustling city welcomed 2.7 million guests — a 5% increase from the previous year that helped generate upwards of $2 billion (S145 billion) for La Reina del Plata. With the national government introducing tax incentives to Buenos Aires’ hospitality industry, tourism in the city is expected to be more robust in the coming years, particularly when the world recovers from the health situation it is facing…

On a sunny Saturday afternoon, we went for a walk in Puerto Madero. It was much calmer on the streets than on a normal day at the weekend. Buenos Aires is currently still under strict lockdown. Residents of the city are allowed to go outside but not further than the city borders. Read also: where should you stay in Buenos Aires? Puerto Madero is the newest neighborhood in Buenos Aires. But before that area was…

Buenos Aires is one of the most popular destinations in South-America. Known for its tango, the Paris of the South, and the beautiful culture. But as with any other place, the locals like to point out what are the mistakes tourists make in Buenos Aires. From bad manners to anecdotes, but also truths you will discover when you visit Buenos Aires. Be warned, the porteños’ judgments are straight to the point. Read also: top 15…

Great, you’re thinking to move to Argentina and especially to Buenos Aires. As a foreigner finding an English speaking job in Buenos Aires isn’t that easy. There is some administration to do and get ready for sometimes the slow response. We updated this article to get you the best and correct information possible. Do you have already a DNI? Then you can go directly to number 3 below. 1. Before moving to Buenos Aires Argentina…

Argentina has some secrets. Most of them are well known for all the residents of Buenos Aires but for tourists, it can be pretty surprising.  These are things Argentinians will not tell you and we found out when living in the heart of Argentina. Read also: top 10 things to do in Buenos Aires Things Argentinians will not tell you Why do we write about this? It’s actually funny after a while. First, you think…

Celebrating New Year in Buenos Aires and expecting some great fireworks in the city? Sadly, there are no official shows in Buenos Aires. However, we know some places where you can go on New Year’s Eve and have a fun time! Btw, Happy New Year from the Secrets of Buenos Aires team! ? Read also: the top 10 steakhouses in Buenos Aires Fireworks in Buenos Aires Celebrating in Buenos Aires is without an official fireworks…

A busy weekend in Buenos Aires. The center of the LGBTQ is this weekend in the capital city of Argentina. The Buenos Aires gay pride takes place on Saturday, November 2nd. Read also: the best LGBTQ bars and clubs in Buenos Aires Pride Buenos Aires 2019 The first Pride in Buenos Aires was organized in 1992. Saturday the 28th edition takes place in Argentina. The pride here has still more a political statement. This year…

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