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Maybe you’re wondering if it’s worth the price to take the Buenos Aires city tour bus also known as the hop on hop off bus Buenos Aires. You see the yellow and red double-deck buses driving in the city and pretty tempting to sit on the upper deck in the sun. Hop on hop off! Read also: getting around in Buenos Aires with public transport The tours of hop on hop off bus Buenos Aires…

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…

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…

Argentina wouldn’t be the same if we can’t say something about the easiest thing to do when you’re on a trip: taking a taxi in Buenos Aires. What are the tourist traps, cost of taxi in Buenos Aires, how to explain where to go, and can you pay a taxi in Buenos Aires with a credit card?  TAXI! Read also: the best tango shows in Buenos Aires Taking a taxi in Buenos Aires Buenos Aires…

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…

La Boca Buenos Aires sounds familiar to everyone. For the colorful streets, the history of tango or just the football team Boca Juniors. It is one of the most talked-about neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. We give you all the information: the history, what to do in La Boca and is La Boca safe for you? Read also: where to stay in Buenos Aires (areas and neighborhoods) The history of La Boca, Buenos Aires In 1536,…

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…

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