Buenos Aires is not only the most visited South American city, it’s also the birthplace of Tango, Pope Francis and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands. Buenos Aires is strongly influenced by European culture which can be seen in the city’s architecture, theaters, operas and classical musical and more. From the Buenos Aires International Book Fair, the International Festival of Independent Cinema and the BA Jazz Festival, to BAFWEEK (BA Fashion Week) or any one of the world-class museums, there’s more than one reason to visit this city. Whether you’re looking to learn the romantic dance of the Tango or sink your teeth into a juicy steak, make sure to check out our top picks in the “Paris of South America”.
Best for Coffee at Café Tortoni
Best for Lomo (Tenderloin Steak) at El Establo
Best for Pizza at El Cuartito
And check out this Old Argentine Style Mini Guide to explore the ancient sites in BA.
Photo by Jorge Royan