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Traveling to Buenos Aires or did you already visit the capital city of Argentina? Maybe you knew some interesting facts about Buenos Aires. But either way, some topics to talk about at the dinner table or during a date in the Paris of South America. Read also: 8 mistakes tourists make in Buenos Aires 1. Psychologists everywhere Argentina has the most therapist per capita. A calculation made in 2012, Argentina has 202 psychologists per 100.000 inhabitants.…

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…

Planning to visit the Iguazu falls in the north of Argentina? Most of the tourists start their adventure in Buenos Aires. But how to go from Buenos Aires to Iguazu Falls? We give you the best ways to travel to the Iguazu waterfalls. You choose what you prefer: by car, flight, bus or even hitchhiking. Vamos! Read also: The best day trips from Buenos Aires How to go from Buenos Aires to Iguazu Falls In…

Great, you want to travel to Buenos Aires but the question is “where to stay in Buenos Aires”. Let’s say that the city is big! Of course, it’s how you compare it. The metropolitan city is 203km² or 78.37 square miles big with 2,8 million inhabitants. When it comes to comparing the size, it is two times the city center of Paris. The capital city of Argentina is pretty dense. Read also: Is Buenos Aires…

The new orange Buenos Aires city bikes system (EcoBici) is popping up in the streets. The totally renewed bike system has over 4000 points across the capital city. It is day and night available, and free! Read also: How to use electric scooters in Buenos Aires Do you want to discover Buenos Aires by bike? With more than 130km bike lanes, it’s one of the best ways to discover Buenos Aires. However, keep your eyes…

There are three certainties in an Argentinian life: having great barbecues, enjoying a Malbec wine, and drinking Yerba Maté with friends and family. If you’re not really familiar with the Argentinian culture, then sharing some maté – oh yes you need to share – will give you the greatest insights into the culture in Buenos Aires. Read also: the best day trip to do in Buenos Aires What is Yerba Maté? Yerba mate is a…

A lot of friends and readers asked us: how many days should I spend in Buenos Aires? We live in the capital city of Argentina for many years and even now and then we discover new things. But in general, we can say that spending 3 days in Buenos Aires is enough to visit the highlights in the city. We give you some tips on what to do and how to plan your stay in…

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:…

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…

Let’s talk about public transport in Buenos Aires. How to get around in the city, where to buy a public transport card and how to use it. We will mention the bus, subway (metro system), and the suburban train in Buenos Aires. Read our other articles about to get around in the city with a bike or electric scooter. Read also: how to use the electric scooters in Buenos Aires Buenos Aires Public Transport in…

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