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Hip neighborhood frequented by yuppies.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 24, 2015
“Visit Buenos Aires' petite Chinatown”
Nov 13, 2015
“The Area to Stay if Visiting Buenos Aires!”
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed December 25, 2015

I'm from San Francisco where we have one of the largest Chinese communities outside Asia. So the Barrio Chino here in BA was almost a shock. First, its not in the city center but in the north part of the Distrito Federal. It is somewhat...More

Thank Chris M
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Reviewed November 14, 2015

The area encompasses Recoleta and areas on the other side of Sante Fe up towards Palmero, then extending almost to downtown. We like this area, Barrio Norte, as there is everything one expects for a wonderful visit: hotels, apartments, restaurants, bars, entertainment, shopping, etc. Most...More

Thank Thomas1900
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Reviewed February 14, 2013

We have rented apartments in this barrio 3 times now and I really love it. We are between Cordoba and Santa Fe, walking distance to so many things, close to the subway and round the corner to a fabulous empanada/pizza place. It's not the fanciest,...More

1  Thank Rosita
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Characterized by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighborhood 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
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