Quick Facts about Argentina
Tips About Buenos Aires
Tip #1: Take advantage of the parks. Buenos Aires is a city filled to the brim with parks and green spaces. With over 250 parks, you’ll never be short of options for a lazy afternoon. Make like a local and drink some mate with friends in the shaded area of a park.
Tip #2: Explore Tigre on a Day Trip. Also known as an undeveloped Venice, Tigre is the small, channel-filled town that lies just 45 minutes outside of the main city of Buenos Aires. It is the perfect destination for a one-day getaway from the city. On the weekends, the streets fill with artisanal markets and short boat rides throughout the Delta become very popular.
Tip #3: Tango the night away. It’s widely known that Buenos Aires is the city of the Tango, and it definitely doesn’t disappoint. Enroll in a Tango class to get the basics down and then spend your nights at a Milonga. You’ll be able to learn the dance significantly quicker and have real life practice, all while practicing your Spanish and meeting locals.