10 images of Buenos Aires

Historic Fragata Sarmiento (now a museum) is moored alongside the wharf in Puerto Madero:

Puente de la Mujer in Puerto Madero. This bridge was designed by Spanish architect Santiago de Calatrava and symbolizes a couple dancing the tango:

A cup of “cortado” (espresso with a shot of milk):

Last resting place of Gen. Jose de San Martin inside the Cathedral of Buenos Aires. He is Argentina’s greatest Independence hero:

Inside Confiteria Ideal. Buenos Aires has a strong, time-honoured coffee culture:

Entrance to the Underground or “subte” as it is called here*:

* I just realised it says “exit only”!

Plaza de Mayo Underground station. In 1913, Buenos Aires became the first South American city to build an underground system:

Buildings on Avenida de Mayo:

A typical newsagents:

Sean sitting at one of the dozens of corner bars. This one is located in the Colegiales neighbourhood:

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Hi, I'm Ana. I'm originally from Argentina but I'm currently living in Dallas (USA) with my British husband. I'd like to share my experiences as an expat and as a traveller.

7 thoughts on “10 images of Buenos Aires”

  1. That picture of the bridge is AWESOME!!! It’s such a beautiful bridge. And guess what? My fiance used to be a Granadero and guard the tomb. So, that picture made me smile.


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