Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Junin 1790

Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires AR

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  • 8 mentions in Where to Stay: Palermo vs Recoleta

    • Fede R.

      Fede R. said, "...I would go for Palermo. It´s bigger, trendier and has a better nightlife. That being said, Recoleta is pretty cool too and not a bad choice either but I would personally choose Palermo everyday!..." See More

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...and there are lots of restaurants, bars, shops and streets to walk by. You'll be near the Tres de Febrero Park But Recoleta is also beautiful, I used to live there until a few years ago, so any choice would be ok...." See More

    • ana c.

      ana c. said, "...Buenos Aires is a really big city. Recoleta and Palermo are ok, but you need to be prepared to travel around the city. Subways, buses or cabs are anywhere. Interesting galleries may be half an hour from Palermo or from Recoleta..." See More

    • Valeria B.

      Valeria B. said, "... Recoleta more safe!..." See More

    • amanda b.

      amanda b. said, "... Recoleta is comparable to Pac Heights, whereas Palermo is more similar to Valencia Street or Hayes Valley. Both are very nice, walkable areas, but Recoleta is a bit of an older, more sophisticated crowd than trendy Palermo. You'll find more nightlife..." See More

    • Nacho B.

      Nacho B. said, "...Just to add something else, in terms of galleries/museums, Recoleta is better, you would be closer to Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes , Malba and others. But I do agree Palermo sounds overall better for the things you mention in the..." See More

    • Ezequiel G.

      Ezequiel G. said, "...Hi, Cara. I think that Palermo is more cool than Recoleta, Recoleta is very beautiful for old people... but in palermo you have beautifull drinks bar and is a good place for a excellent regional food and a lot of..." See More

    • Myles L.

      Myles L. said, "...they are both reasonably close to each other but for food and nightlife I definitely think that Palermo is better and Recoleta will quiet down quite a lot of a night time. There are lots and lots of restaurants in Palermo..." See More

  • 6 mentions in Tips and recommendations for a first timer to Buenos Aires?

    • Ros P.

      Ros P. said, "...the Casa Rosada and Plaza de Mayo which are close by. The guided tour is worth it. Check tImes online. In Recoleta you have the famous cemetery where Eva Peron has her tomb. The park area is nice and at the..." See More

    • Julieta H.

      Julieta H. said, "...Some good neighboorhoods to stay in Buenos Aires are San Nicolás and Recoleta, I think. They're pretty close to everything and have a lot of accesibility to other parts of the town and local attractions. I live here and I..." See More

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...able to fill at the corner shop near the apartment. I thought most of the touristy neighborhoods - Av de Mayo, Recoleta, San Telmo, Palermo Soho - were great for walking. I read that anywhere south of Au. 25 de..." See More

    • Daniel A.

      Daniel A. said, "...spend and if you want to be near downtown or at the suburbs. Near downtown best places will be Puerto Madero, Recoleta. At the Suburbs Palermo (either Esplendor Palermo Hollywood or Soho Point) will be great. Downtown is walking friendly,..." See More

    • Ricardo C.

      Ricardo C. said, "...will find the Japanese Garden. I didn't like Caminito and La Bombonera area. In the next time, I will try the Recoleta neighbourhood to stay...." See More

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...pubs, it is also safe and you have a subway and many buses that can take you to the city center. Recoleta is also good but not so fun. The center of the city, San Nicolás for instance is near many..." See More

  • 6 mentions in What are the best neighborhoods to stay in BA?

    • Jesse P.

      Jesse P. said, "...Some cool places to check out - Oui Oui (cafe), Frank's (bar), and Olsen (restaurant). The other most notable neighborhoods are Recoleta, home to probably the most beautiful cemetery in the world (where Evita is buried), and Puerto Madero ,..." See More

    • Diego B.

      Diego B. said, "...Soho , Palermo Hollywood , many plazas, theaters, zoo, big parks. San Telmo old quarter La Boca , Old Quarter mouth, Recoleta neighborhood with the most beautiful buildings of the city ....." See More

    • Yvonne I.

      Yvonne I. said, "...San Telmo is amazing but it can be a little unsafe during the night time. Recoleta is gorgeous and has a lot of great things really near by. For more info about Recoleta, I wrote an article about it here. If..." See More

    • Uiara Carolina P.

      Uiara Carolina P. said, "...of BA (because of the distance from downtown - it's not very close). There are also 2 desirable places to stay: Recoleta (very traditional and full of restaurants and nightlife too - there is a Hard Rock Cafe Buenos Aires) and..." See More

    • Facundo E.

      Facundo E. said, "...Hello Recoleta is one of the best neighbourhoods. You have very nice and large parks, you are near Retiro (the bus station), close to downtown. At night, Recoleta has many bar and cool places to go...." See More

    • Federico S.

      Federico S. said, "...Palermo or Recoleta..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Neighborhoods recommendation to live in Buenos Aires 3-5 months

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...area known as Palermo Soho. Unfortunately is more expensive than other neighbourghoods but it's worth it. You can also look in Recoleta or Belgrano which are also very good, and the areas between those three. Good luck..." See More

    • Carolina L.

      Carolina L. said, "...I think near Recoleta and Palermo is quite nice and more affordable than recoleta per se. You can look for apartments between callao ave- cordoba ave- las heras ave- scalabrini ortiz ave. Thats a good area where you have subways- lots..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Palermo vs. San Telmo

    • Damian M.

      Damian M. said, "...is one of the most beautiful areas of BA, both to walk to eat or drink. So are Las Cañitas and Recoleta. Here are the best restaurants, along with those of Las Cañitas and Recoleta. It is also a very..." See More

    • Mathaios P.

      Mathaios P. said, "...Shannon, Puerto Madero is top destination now. Recoleta is a nice area too. Bring money for shoping clothes, boots, Estación Central (la martina) is close...." See More

  • 1 mention in Two weeks in Argentina

    • Adriana S.

      Adriana S. said, "...full of antique stores and couples dancing tango. Going shopping is a nice experience: Santa Fe Ave, Alto Palermo Shopping Center, Recoleta. El Rosedal is another place to visit. I also like to walk about the streets near the Recoleta..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best areas for nightlife in Buenos Aires?

    • Damian M.

      Damian M. said, "...Hi Dea! See this post I posted at another time: To do in BA Anyway, in areas of Palermo, Recoleta, Puerto Madero, are the best places for nightlife. For Tango Show...see this other post: Tango Show Any questions, ask me!...Good..." See More

  • 1 mention in Centrally-located kid-friendly hotels in or around BA

    • Camila M.

      Camila M. said, "...A very good place for you and your husband to go at night is Palermo Viejo and Recoleta. There you can find many different bars, restaurants and night clubs for a very chip price and have a lot of fun..." See More

  • 1 mention in Alone to Buenos Aires for a week - where to stay, what to do?

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...It's the best place in the city for a tourist, I live there and I love it. Then you can visit Recoleta, San Telmo, Puerto Madero, Boca, the city center, Retiro... There are lots of places to see and to..." See More

  • 1 mention in The top 1-5 cannot-miss things in Buenos Aires?

    • Gabriel R.

      Gabriel R. said, "...I'm just coming back from Buenos Aires. I stayed in Recoleta as well. Here are a few can't-miss places: - Palermo Soho: Palermo is a neighborhood next to Recoleta and "Palermo Soho" is a few blocks in Palermo with really special..." See More

  • 1 mention in Solo traveler fun places and events in BA

    • Valeria B.

      Valeria B. said, "...Hello Hoyt, I'm Valeria from Argentina, Buenos Aires. My favorites places in Buenos Aires is Recoleta, Palermo Soho , LAS CAÑITAS. You can find a lot restaurants, bars.. etc...." See More

  • 1 mention in Traveling by bus from Santiago to Buenos Aires - Which cities to visit?

    • Valeria B.

      Valeria B. said, "...this place is dreamed. You will see beautiful and cozy cabins. If you go to Buenos Aires, the best places is Recoleta, Palermo Soho House, LAS CAÑITAS. I hope this information help you. I'm from Buenos Aires but I'm living..." See More

  • 1 mention in Favorite things to do in Buenos Aires?

    • Damian M.

      Damian M. said, "...Hi! In Buenos Aires you can go: - La Boca , Caminito and La Bombonera - Obelisco - Puerto Madero - Recoleta- Floris Generica - Palermo - San Telmo - Plaza de Mayo and Cabildo - Buenos Aires Metropolitan Cathedral..." See More

  • 1 mention in First Time in Buenos Aires, what can I do?

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...and an umbrella. The must see are the storic center, Plaza de Mayo, San Telmo, Puerto Madero, Avenida Corrientes, La Boca, Recoleta, Palermo. The last one is the best place to stay (similar to the Zona Rosa in Bogotá) and..." See More

  • 1 mention in First time to Buenos Aires, looking for off the beaten path adventures

    • Pablo Z.

      Pablo Z. said, "...can get to the Congress of the Nation, where you can appreciate a Spanish influence on the buildings.You can then visit Recoleta, a french style neighborhood, where is the famous cemetery housing the tomb of Eva Peron among other Argentine..." See More

  • 1 mention in Neighborhoods to stay in to maximize less than 48 hours in these cities

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...In Buenos Aires you could stay in Recoleta, as mark said, or in Palermo. If you are near the D subway or avenue Santa Fe it's really easy to move around by bus and taxi also. And these area beautiful..." See More

  • 1 mention in Calling all Buenos Aires Experts!

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...gave you some good advices. In four days you shouldn't miss Plaza de Mayo, San Telmo and La Boca, Puerto Madero, Recoleta and Palermo. This neighbourghoods are good for turist but they are also very authentic. If you like museums you..." See More

  • 1 mention in Any packing tips for Santiago & Argentina??

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "...(vs. the official 8 pesos to a dollar) so it made everything we did/bought SO much cheaper! We stayed in the Recoleta neighborhood and our hotel recommended a change office just around the corner. It felt safe and meant we weren't..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best free things to do in Buenos Aires?

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...the best of the city are the streets and in spring there are lots of things to do outdoors. Don't miss Recoleta, Palermo, San Telmo, Puerto Madero, Belgrano. You can check www.buenosaires.gov.ar to know the activities for each month. I..." See More