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Buenos Aires Combo Tour: City Sightseeing and Tigre Delta Half-Day Trip Plus Tango Show with Dinner
Buenos Aires Combo Tour: City Sightseeing and Tigre Delta Half-Day Trip Plus Tango Show with Dinner"Buenos Aires Sightseeing Tour (morning)You will be pickup from your hotel and head to Downtown Buenos Aires.  You will see the 'Plaza de la República' on 'Avenida 9 de Julio' where the Obelisk of Buenos Aires is placed. You will be able to appre home to the ""Casa Rosada"" the official office of the Argentine president the Metropolitan Cathedral and city hall. You will reach the south part of the city of San Telmo where you can admire the colonial architecture and continue to the neighborhood of 'La Boca' with its famous football stadium of Boca Juniors. Here you'll visit the famous 'Caminito' street with its colorful buildings and local artists selling their work.Head to the north part of the city. You will drive through 'Puerto Madero'
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Buenos Aires Private City Tour by Car
"This tour is aimed for independent travelers who are looking forward to exploring Buenos Aires in a relaxed way.Moving through the city aboard a car will allow you to visit all the city highlights in just a few hours. You'll follow a complete itinerary that will provide you an introduction to the city highlights and off the beaten track points as well.You will visit the 'must see' of Buenos A such as La Boca San Telmo Plaza de Mayo Palermo or Recoleta Cemetery
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Buenos Aires Like a Local 4-Hour Private Tour
"This tour is aimed to independent travelers who are looking for a personalized tour of Buenos Aires.After being picked-up in your accommodation drive to Plaza de Mayo the main square around the city of Buenos Aires. Here you will see the governmental palace known as Casa Rosada (Pink House) and the Metropolitan Cathedral. Continue to the southern neighborhood of La Boca famous for its colorful houses. Next explore the famous Caminito street
From $140.00

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Drinking mate

Everyone in Argentina drinks mate, and they even have a special way to drink it - from a hollowed-out gourd (though there are wood and fiberglass cups available too), with a metal straw that has a...
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fairy_dust
Mar 06, 2016

What's that thermos

You will see people waiting at the bus stop with a thermos in their hand. You wonder if they are taking their coffee with them or something like that. It's totally common. It's usually people taking...
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GentleSpirit
Jul 29, 2013

The Ritual of the Mate

Hola Napa :o)You can find a good "Mate Cup" anywhere in Buenos aires...even in the Supermarket. They are made in several different material. Wood, Calabaza (which is NOT plastic, Plata...there are...
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giloc2006
Apr 09, 2010

Tradition of Drinking Mate

There is nothing that is more traditional of an Argentinean than the mate. It's the traditional tea and drink of Argentina and a huge part of their culture. Yerba mate is a herb with green leaves...
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mircaskirca
Jun 07, 2008

Share it with friends!

The Mate for the argentinians is like the tea for the british! we drink it everywhere! at work, at school, at college, at university, in a park, at home, with friends, with work collegues, with family...
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solcitom87
Feb 01, 2008

Yerba

This is a local tea like drink in Argentina, Uruguay and Southern Brasil. It is served in a gord most of the time with silver straw to drink it. I liked the drink but the taste is diffacult to...
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VolsUT
May 14, 2006

Mate

Local drink by excellence is mater....argentinians, uruguayan and other use to drink it by its stimulants effects... thrice cafeine than not a simple coffee !! you will need a cup (called mate) a...
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DPando
May 02, 2006

Taste mate! Our traditional drink

If you're wondering what mate tastes like, the best thing to do is to buy all the necessary things and do it on your own.You'll need: a mate (container), a metal straw, yerba (many brands to choose...
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sabrina_florida
Jan 05, 2006

MY ARGENTINEAN HOME :))))

Well, there's been almost 11 years that I go to Argentina, so of course I have many friends in the country, and Buenos Aires is where I definitevely stop...And in Rome I do like the romans, it cannot...
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RafaelTheSecond
Sep 19, 2005

Mate

If anyone asks you to try mate, don't turn it down! It's a very popular tradition in Argentina (as well as Uruguay, southern Brazil, and Paraguay). It's a type of tea that comes from a tree grown...
MDC6
Jun 19, 2005

Mate

Besides everybody kissing each other, the local custom that really set Argentina apart from everywhere else was that every Argentine household I've been in has what looks like a metal pumpkin and a...
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b1bob
Jun 02, 2005

Mate anyone?

In many South American countries people enjoy a drink called Mate. This is a tea like drink made with herbs and hot water. The herbs almost completely fill the cup and the liquid is sucked through a...
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Jasoninlondon
Mar 17, 2005
 
 
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Chacarita Cemetery

We have another big cementery in the city. It is called Cementerio de la Chacarita and it's located in Chacarita. Free guided visits: every 2° y 4°saturday at 11 am. En la ciudad tenemos otro...
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Tierra Santa - Religious Theme Park

Venta de Entradas: Martes a Viernes de 9 a 21.30 hs. (Parque abierto hasta las 23 hs.) Sábados, Domingos y Feriados 11 a 22 hs. (Parque abierto hasta las 23.30 hs.) Entradas: Mayores $15 Menores...
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Bosques De Palermo - Palermo Park

I was lucky to be in Buenos Aires just at the right time, spring when the jacaranda is in bloom. It was fun to just stroll around here and get a nice break during the heat of the day, this park was a...
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Lagos de Palermo

lago de palermo: Es el lugar ideal para paseos, deportes acuaticos, ejercicios físicos, contemplación de su vegetación. Es muy visitado en el verano donde se organizan una gran variedad de actividades...
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Evita Museum - Museo Evita

Whilst most visitors to Buenos Aires seek out Eva Peron's final place of rest at the Recoleta Cemetery, the Museo Evita (entry 50 Pesos), fleshes out the story of this most well known...
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Avenida Santa Fe

I recommend you to take a walk along this avenue. A good starting point is the corner of Avenida Santa Fe and Avenida Pueyrredon (theres a subway station of the D line on that corner). Walk on...
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