The Caminito is a street museum comprising colourful painted houses typical of the immigrant dwellings.
6$ - latte and ham and cheese croissant
Nice place for breakfast in San Telmo. Great coffee. They serve good and simple food.
Plaza Dorrego is the historic square in the heart of the San Telmo neighbourhood, surrounded by bars and cafes. Every Sunday, the square is the focal point for a bustling arts and antiques fair that has something of a carnival atmosphere. Several restaurants in the area have tables on the street, while historic bars sometimes offer shows, artists open their ateliers and the streets have a lively atmosphere, with tango, organ players, mime artists, clowns, and more.
Puente de la Mujer
El Puente de la Mujer (women's bridge) is a rotating footbridge designed by Valencian architect Santiago Calatrava. It is one of the most famous landmarks in Puerto Madero and demonstrates Buenos Aires' constant effort to position itself at the vanguard of art and architecture in Latin America.
May Square (Plaza de Mayo)
Plaza de Mayo is located at the center of Buenos Aires. The Plaza is attractively designed and has within it fountains and lots of trees. Discover the important landmark buildings around the city's oldest square: the Cabildo, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Casa Rosada, seat of the national government and the national bank.
Gran Cafe Tortoni
4$ - coffee + churros (2 pieces)
With its marble tables, dark wooden panelling and stunning stained glass, the Cafe Tortoni is the oldest officially recognised historic cafes.
Cementerio de la Recoleta
This is the cemetery of the rich and famous in Buenos Aires. Many consider it to be the top tourist attraction in all of Buenos Aires. It is almost a city unto itself, with rows upon rows of impressive tombs and statues, as well as sarcophagi in marble, adorning it.
Floralis Generica is 20m-high, 18-tonne sculpture that represents a flower. It is made of stainless steel and built at the center of a park. The six steel petals open at 8am each morning, and close at sunset, when the centre of the sculpture emanates a red glow.
Rose garden is this collection of more than 18,000 roses surrounded by a lake and acres of parkland. It features a lake with a bridge, an amphitheatre, an Andalusian patio and a poets' garden with 26 busts of famous writers including Alfonsina Storni, Dante Alighieri, William Shakespeare and Jorge Luis Borges.
Plazoleta Julio Cortazar (Plaza Serrano)
Plaza Serrano is in the middle of Palermo in Buenos Aires and a happening destination for tourists as well as locals on weekends. Saturdays and Sundays the streets take on a festive atmosphere as people set up shops to sell products – local as well as artistic. Pick up interesting souvenirs here for your family and friends, and if you are up to it you can also just stroll around and savor the sights around the plaza.
5$ - 1/2 Bife de Chorizo + Pepsi
Club Eros still a solid, inexpensive spot with an Argentine atmosphere.