Category: Argento Recommends: Culture

Whether taking in a museum or immersing yourself in the moves of the Tango, our recommendations for the best of Argentina culture are sure to offer something for everyone…

The Best Venues for Tango Lovers in Buenos Aires

Tango, and its many variations, is a key part of Argentinian culture. There are many places to appreciate this musical form in the capital, whether in its standard, popular variety or the more radical manifestations which are being developed across the city. We’ve put together a list of some of the best venues for experiencing some Argentinian tango.

March 17th, 2011

Museums In or Around Buenos Aires

Argentina is a country with a complex and interesting history, and nowhere is this more true than in the capital. As such, there are many museums around covering any number of subjects from art to national political history. Below we’ve put together a list of some of the best in city, based on our writers’ recommendations.

March 16th, 2011

Festivals in Argentina

It’s hardly a well-kept secret that Argentinians like to celebrate. If you are in the country, or are planning to go, then there are a number of events which can really get you immersed in the local culture. Have a look at the list below for a few of our favourites.

Buenos Aires Coffee Shops

Whether you need a quick pick up on the way to work, a boost before you head to that next gallery or museum, or just want to sit and watch the world the go by with a frozen cappuccino, you won’t have any trouble finding a coffee shop to serve you in Buenos Aires. If you’re picky about your coffee, however, you might want to spend some time looking for the best place to suit your tastes. In this post, we’ve put together a list of some of our favourite locations, from local chains like Havana, to unique venues such as the distinguished Café Tortoni.

Interesting Buenos Aires Art Galleries

Buenos Aires is a city of culture, and is rightfully known for it. Whatever your tastes, the city is likely to have a venue which will suitably whet your creative appetite. Our writers have delved into the local art scene to bring you some hidden gems, away behind the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

February 24th, 2011