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Address: Junin y Guido, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Phone Number: 541148061594
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This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and...

This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and galleries and morphs into a street fair on weekends.

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Recoleta cemetery

Worth a visit, it is a beautiful place. I can't imagine how huge these monuments have been built for some of these people.

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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Worth a visit, it is a beautiful place. I can't imagine how huge these monuments have been built for some of these people.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On most of my 40+ visits to Buenos Aires, I visit the old barrio/quarter of Recoleta (BA’s most upscale neighborhood) for either fine dining, a leisure lunch, or a Sunday stroll and see the tourist items being sold on the park lawns opposite the church. This used to be the leading tourist area, but has slipped a little with the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there on a Sunday to find a ton of vendors and a great market - would highly recommend saving this place for a Sunday Beautiful place and worth a walk around there - great place to buy leather as well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Typical touristic & aristocratic site, very safe to walk around, relatively close to downtown. Restaurants and bars are remarkable for their category and the crew is able to speak english.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I used live in Recoletta and it it's such a lovely neighbourhood. You have everything you need there esturants bars, it's full of life place and very clean you have a few parks near by and shops. It's easy to get everywhere from here I would recommend staying here and it has 2. Best restaurants near by ! Fervour my... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A wander amongst the tombs of Argentina's rich and dead, including, of course, the crowd around Evita's family mausoleum.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I absolutely love Recoleta, especially in the weekends. Every Saturday and Sunday there's an artesanal fair at the plaza Francia, where dozens of artist sell their goods. From leather goods, to jewelry, you can find tons of beautiful hand-made gifts and things for the house. On a good day there is usually live music and you will most likely see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful to see the burial place of Eva Pereon. Stunning views and though a somber experience it was also lovely.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are really bored or want to shop for higher end goods, go to Recoleta. They also have tons of restaurants with sub-par Tango performances. It is not cheap.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a cemetery it was ornate, but I don't get the fuss. Maybe it would have been more interesting with a guided tour.

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Recoleta
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll also find a rich cultural scene centred on the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Library, and the Recoleta Cultural Center; as well as some great shopping spots, like the Buenos Aires Design Mall with an artists' fair set up in Plaza Francia every weekend.
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