3 mentions in Palermo vs. San Telmo
Pamela P. said, "...Without question, Palermo. It's a hip and happening neighborhood with tons of boutique hotels, great shops and restaurants. Go to San Telmo for the miles-long market (and don't miss eating at Desnivel), but, in my humble opinion, you wouldn't want to stay..." See More
Polly B. said, "...loved staying in the city center. I was there in July - it was cold and rainy, and both Palermo and San Telmo seemed pretty empty at the time. (Aside from the Sunday market in San Telmo - I would love to..." See More
3 mentions in What are the best neighborhoods to stay in BA?
Diego B. said, "...for me the most comprehensive neighborhood because it has Palermo 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. 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 you..." See More
Jason S. said, "...Hi I just spent 8 months in BA (Jan - Aug 2015) and lived in the San Telmo area, it was really great, it's the "old city" so full of historic architecture and for the most part populated by tourists, so safe..." See More
Laura W. said, "...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 go here...." See More
Jeff P. said, "...in great locations for site seeing. And absolutely go see this one: http://www.elzanjon.com.ar/ It is an incredible architectural find, underground in San Telmo, where you will no doubt spend some time looking at junk for sale! ;-) In San Telmo, eat..." See More
2 mentions in The top 1-5 cannot-miss things in Buenos Aires?
Polly B. said, "...-Recoleta Cemetery is gorgeous. -For local crafts and art, the San Telmo street fair on Sunday is great. -If you're interested in Evita or history in general, the Museo Evita is very nicely put together. -El Cuartito Pizza was really good. Ate..." See More
Ed B. said, "...ride to visit the excellent Natural History Museum there. If your visit covers a Saturday, don't miss the street market in San Telmo, best place to choose a mate cup and straw to bring home. The Zoológico de Buenos Aires ranks..." See More
Ros P. said, "...in Palermo but this is a little further from the attractions. Starting with a Sunday in BA you must visit the San Telmo market. It is both local and touristy. We started the day with a free visit to the Casa Rosada..." See More
Polly B. said, "...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 Mayo gets..." See More
2 mentions in Favorite things to do in Buenos Aires?
Damian M. said, "...- La Boca , Caminito and La Bombonera - Obelisco - Puerto Madero - Recoleta - Floris Generica - Palermo - San Telmo- Plaza de Mayo and Cabildo - Buenos Aires Metropolitan Cathedral - Tango Show: http://www.trippy.com/question/Buenos-Aires-Good---34-Tango-show--34--in-Buenos-Aires - Café Tortoni -..." See More
Priscilla S. said, "...Places to eat: Cabaña Las Lilas Café Tortoni Things to see: Flea Market in San Telmo Madero Tango dinner and tango show Obelisco La Bombonera and La Boca If you have time, spend a few days in the country side at Estancia..." See More
Pablo Z. said, "...Conventillos ", there also you can see some street tango show and lunch in a " Bodegón ". Another option is San Telmo and its colonial buildings, antiques stores and craft markets. Something very different but close is Puerto Madero, one of..." See More
Julieta H. said, "...could tell you the places that I, as a local, frequent but mostly they're not as "cultural" as you would think. San Telmo is a must-see for everyone who visits Buenos Aires, I think. It's one of the older neighboorhoods and on..." See More
2 mentions in Calling all Buenos Aires Experts!
Polly B. said, "...9 de Julio Ave. Have a late breakfast at Café Tortoni before walking on to Avenida de Mayo. Continue south to San Telmo. Day 2: (pretty much a bust because I was sick) Lunch at El Cuartito Pizza. Short walk to..." See More
Laura W. said, "...Hi Shannon, Polly 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..." See More
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