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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

Floralis Generica Sculpture Tips (14)

Blooming bright

Rather than traditional bronze or marble, Buenos Aire's architect, Eduardo Catalano, turned to stainless steel, aluminium and modern technology to create his gigantic Floralis Generica - his "tribute...
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Sep 13, 2008

A giant flower!

The Floralis GenericaFloralis means that belons to the flowars ( a latin word) and Generica means that represents all the was built in 2002 by Eduardo Catalano with steel and aliminum. It...
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Feb 03, 2008

A metal flower

It's a huge metal flower sitting in a pool of water that opens and closes in time with the sun. During the day it's wide open, and in the evening, it closes almost all of the way, except for brightly...
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Oct 12, 2007

Floralis Generica

A new landmark for Buenos Aires, Floralis Generica is a giant 23 meter sculpture made of steel and aluminum (18 tons weight). The structure of the flower is made of steel and the shiny panels in the...
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Mar 26, 2007

Visit FLORALIS GENERICA in United Nations Park !

"Floralis generica" is a metal giant sculpture, positioned in the UN Park near the Recoleta district in April 2002, next to B.Aires Law University.The Sculpture is the work of a famous Argentinian...
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Dec 13, 2006

Giant Flower

This giant piece of modern art is located not far from the Recoleta. I think it is meant to be a flower, but my friend thinks it is an alien communication device. Whatever it is it is quite...
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Jan 05, 2006

Floralis Generica

Floralis Generica is located in Plaza Naciones Unidas. It was designed, constructed by Eduardo Catalano, an Argentinian architect who studied in the US. Portenos were complaining about all the money...
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Apr 26, 2005

Floralis Generica by Day

If you take a cab at all in BA, you'll probably drive along Avenida Figueroa Alcorta, which is where this big silver flower is located. In Plaza Naciones Unida, it's solar powered so it opens by day...
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Mar 14, 2005

The giant flower (Floral Generica)

I was told that Floral Generica is designed and built by private enterprise and paid for exclusively by its creator, the architect Eduardo Catalano.The aluminium sculpture weighs eighteen tons and is...
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Oct 20, 2004

Floralis Genérica

Floralis Genérica, creada por el prestigioso Arquitecto Eduardo Catalano en Cambridge, Estados Unidos, es de acuerdo a su mentor, "un símbolo que representa a todas las flores creadas por la...
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Sep 18, 2004

Escultura Floralis Generica

Also known as that big friggin metal flower. This is located in a large park on F. Alcorta. If you travel by bus or taxi for a few days, you cannot miss it. It's a huge metal flower that opens and...
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May 26, 2004

Flower of metal

An interesting fusion of technology and art. This structure consists of a metallic flower sitting in a pool of water. Sensors located on the inside cause the petals to close at night and open during...
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May 10, 2004
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Things to Do Near Buenos Aires

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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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Avenida Pres. Figueroa Alcorta 2263, 1425 Buenos Aires


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