The San Telmo Market
The famous antique market in San Telmo takes place every day of the week, although on Sundays the market really comes alive. Both tourists and locals stroll between the different stands to see if they can score something valuable.
With all the ancient crafts and potteries, walking searching between the different market stands is like opening a window into Argentina’s past. Besides the antique, also Musicians and artists set up all along the market, from full scale Tango orchestras to solitary singers and everything in between.
Boutiques in Palermo Viejo
At the Palermo Viejo the latest fashion of both internationally as Argentinean designers can be found. There are lots of different designer stores with cloths differing from cocktail dresses to t-shirts. Most of the designer cloths here are exclusive and contain experimental and creative prints. Go for example to Balthazar and search between the finest cloths made from Italian fabrics.
El Teatro Colón
This beautiful theatre is considered one of the best opera houses in the world. The Teatro Colón, that counts 2,487 seats, is the main opera house of Argentina and is praised by critics for the acoustics. After several years of renovation, the opera house was again opened in May. The building itself is so beautiful that you can watch it for hours.
Cementerio de la Recoleta
Religious theme park Tierra Santo
Football in La Boca
San Telmo tango classes
Caminito in La Boca Caminito is a street in La Boca that is well known for the pastel houses. This colourful street is of great cultural and tourist value. The street is well known for the tango since the Tango Caminito was born here. Its shape follows the course of an old railroad, which later was abandoned.
Museo de Arte Latin Americano