Category

The must read

Category

Celebrating New Year in Buenos Aires and expecting some great fireworks in the city? Sadly, there are no official fireworks shows in Buenos Aires. However, I 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! Read also: the top 10 steakhouses in Buenos Aires Fireworks in Buenos Aires Celebrating in Buenos Aires is without an official fireworks show.…

Once upon a time there was an electric scooter in Buenos Aires. Companies such as MOVO, Lime, Grin, and Glovo GO. The scooters were ideal for moving around quickly in Buenos Aires. At the same time, it is for the daredevils among us to ride an electric scooter in Buenos Aires. The traffic is not always ideal and bike lanes are scarce is some areas. Read also: how to use public transport in Buenos Aires…

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…

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…

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…

Let’s take a plane from El Palomar Airport (EPA) in Buenos Aires. The airport is about 30 minutes away from the city center. More or less the same distance as the international airport Ezeiza Buenos Aires. But, how to get to El Palomar airport in Buenos Aires? At the moment of writing, only Flybondi and JetSmart airlines are operating from EPA. Both companies are low-cost airlines. For a cheap price, you can fly to Bariloche,…

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…

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…

Secrets of Buenos Aires