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Small-Group City Tour of Buenos Aires
"Your 3-hour small-group tour will show you the main and most important landmarks of the city of Buenos Aires. At the first stop you will discover the history of “May Square” where some of the most important historical events took place. Learn from your knowledgeable guide about it and about the protagonists who made history since the square's foundation. You can see its surroundings the most emblematic buildings and learn all about them. Then head to May Avenue (Avenida de Mayo) and admire the oldest residential neighborhood in Buenos Aires: San Telmo. Walk along its cobble-stoned streets and check out its antiques shops and picturesque buildings.You will continue your tour and live a
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Accessible Buenos Aires Private Tour
"This wheelchair accessible tour is available in many different languages and gives you the opportunity to visit everywhere with your family members. A wheelchair accessible van with a ramp can pick you up from your hotel to enjoy your private tour in eve you can visit the most beautiful historical and important places in the city of Buenos Aires. The best thing about this is that you choose which. Plus you get the chance to do it at your own pace with no time restrictions. You will discover the history of “Plaza de Mayo"" (May Square) a site where the most important historical events in the country took place. You get to also see its surroundings including the most emblematic buildings and learn about them and the true key players of those events. Once you leave May Square
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"Buenos Aires Super Saver: City Sightseeing Tour
"Buenos Aires Super Saver: City Sightseeing Tour Tango Show with Dinner and Tigre Delta River Cruise""Tigre Delta Tour (Morning):Upon pickup from your hotel board a comfortable coach and head out of the city center to San Isidro driving parallel to the scenic Rio de la Plata. When you reach the affluent town your guide will point out the San Isidro Cathedral and numerous mansions long inhabited by Argentina’s aristocratic families. Continue to Tigre and board a catamaran for a 40-minute cruise through Tigre Delta observing island residents interacting with floating services such as the supermarket boat and water taxi. Admire the homes built on stilts and view President Sarmiento’s home and museum before re-boarding your coach at the port for the return drive to B
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CIRCULO MILITAR

Family residence to the director of the La Prensa newspaper, this was BsAs’ largest home with 12000 sq m – well over 40000 sq ft. The Army club has called this home since 1939. The Navy’s club –...
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mtncorg
Dec 12, 2004

Information about national parks

Es la residencia ubicada en un pequeño triángulo delimitado por la Av. Santa Fe, Maipú y Marcelo T. de Alvear, fue construído por la familia Haedo alrededor de 1880, es otro testimonio de la imagen de...
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Aug 29, 2004

Monumento A Esteban Echeverria

Esteban Echeverría nacio en Buenos Aires el 2 de septiembre de 1805. Era hijo de la argentina doña María Espinosa y del vasco español José Domingo Echeverría. Durante su primera infancia perdió a su...
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Aug 30, 2004

PLAZA EMBAJADA DE ISRAEL

This small plaza on the corner of Arroyo and Suipacha used to be the site of the Israeli Embassy. On 17 March 1992 a terrorist bomb went off mid-afternoon killing 22 people and injuring more than 250....
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Dec 12, 2004

Retiro de Fondo

Una genial vista a la estación de Ferrocarril y Autobuses de Retiro, a la derecha se puede ver el monumento a los ingleses.A great view of Retiro train and bus Station, you can see the English Tower...
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Sep 01, 2004

Monumento a San Martin

SAN MARTIN Nació el 25 de febrero de 1778 en el pueblo de Yapeyú, situado a orillas del caudaloso río Uruguay, que dependía del Virreinato del Río de la Plata. Su padre, don Juan de San Marín, había...
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Aug 30, 2004

Fuente de agua

Una hermosa fuente ubicada entre las calles Arenales y Esmeralda, cuidada por la cadena de hoteles loisuites.A beautiful Fountain located between the streets Arenales and Esmeralda taken care by the...
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MeZuGa
Aug 29, 2004

Casa antigua

Una hermosa casa de construccion antigua ubicada frente a plaza San Martin, entre las calles Basavilbaso y Arenales.A beautiful house of ancient construction located opposite to square San Martin,...
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Aug 29, 2004

Fuente de agua Retiro

Donde empieza el paseo Brigadier Gral. Angel Maria Zuloaga, se encuentra esta fuente de color turquesamuy linda sobre una hermosa zona de Retiro, de fonda la prestigiosa casa de joyas, H. Stern.Where...
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Aug 29, 2004

Retiro

Large and impressive perspectives give place to many of the most advanced architectural examples which contrast with historic buildings. Catalinas Norte, named after the "Convento de las Catalinas"...
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Constanza
Apr 30, 2004

Retiro Station

Retiro is one of Argentina's busiest railway stations. there are three lines; Mitre, Belgrano, and San Martin. The station is across from the Plaza St. Martin. The station was opened in 1915 and was...
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Jan 07, 2009

Monument to José de San Martín

We were walking around the Plaza St. Martin. It is impossible to miss the Monument to Jose De San Martin. The monument is of Jose San Martin on horseback as if he is charging into battle. Jose San...
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Jan 08, 2009
 
 
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Museo de Arte Hispanoamericano

Located in a quiet neighborhood filled with embassies and classic residences, the Isaac Blanco Museum is a lovely exposition of Spanish-American colonial art . It is generally acknowledged as one of...
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Palais De Glace

Fue construido en el Siglo XIX (en el año 1911), para que funcionase una pista de patinaje sobre hielo. Se transformó luego en salón de baile popular, y a partir de 1912, el tango tomó su lugar...
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Centro Cultural La Recoleta

The centre originally was a convent of hermits. Now the ochre and reddish tones centre is use for cultural activities. Art in Historic Surroundings. There is a small café, a gift shop and bookstore on...
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Basilica Nuestra Señora del Pilar

While walking towards Cementerio de la Recoleta we visited Nuestra Señora del Pilar. Inside the white colonial church the interior resembled baroque style with beautiful ornate interior. Nuestra...
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Recoleta Cemetery - Cementerio de la Recoleta

The cemetary is beautiful and unique - i've never seen anything like it! You probably don't need a ton of time - a lot of the tours are LONG for looking at a bunch of similar sepuclres, but definitely...
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Plaza Lavalle

Considering it has been a market square, home to the city's first fun fair, the place the first train journey in the country started from and the site of a revolutionary skirmish, pretty Plaza Lavalle...
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