CATEGORY: Buenos Aires Basics
In general, Buenos Aires is a safe place to visit. It’s true that petty robberies and scams can be common in areas of the city, but the rate of violent crimes here is much less than that of most major cities. For example, the murder rate here is about one-tenth that of Washington D.C.* With […]
If you are planning on being in Buenos Aires for more than just a week, then you’ve come to the right place. Below you will find a list of itinerary suggestions and things to do that are not on the average traveler’s one week agenda. Please feel free to leave some suggestions in the comments […]
Your quick guide to what drinks you must try in Argentina. The favorite alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages of Buenos Aires.
Tips on how to recognize real and fake (counterfeit) bills in Argentina. Pictures of real and false Argentinian currency.
Like any other large city, there is no lack of brothels, swinger clubs and seedy joints in Buenos Aires. Prostitution is, for the most part, legal here and is advertised subtly. There is a loose law that requires streetwalkers to stay at least 100 meters from private residences. As a result, most prostitution solicitation takes […]