This Week in Buenos Aires


(Photo by Juliano Campos)

Don’t miss the last days of The Tango Festival and World Championship! Check out the Piazzolla exhibit at the Centro de Exposiciones, and the concerts and shows! Find the full program here.


(Jean Tinguely. Photo by wccwang)

Stop by the Centro Cultural Borges where the new Jean Tinguely exhibit is being displayed! Viamonte and San Martín, downtown.

Later on, the stunning Colón Theatre will be staging a special production of Il Due Figaro. Tickets here.


(Photo by prayitno)

Take a free tour of Buenos Aires with Jonathan, an Englishman in love with the city. Tours start every day at 11am at the center of Plaza Italia by the Garibaldi Horse monument and cover the areas of Almagro, Congress and the Plaza de Mayo using local transport to get around. More information here.

In the evening check out Riverdance! The renowned Irish dance company will be presenting a special show at the Gran Rex Theatre. Tickets here.


(Photo by Svetlana Zhukova)

The Museo de Arte Decorativo is a gorgeous museum in Recoleta and it is currently showcasing a very special exhibit of Italian art from the Marche region. Also, the museum cafe is a lovely place for a hot cup of tea and cakes afterwards.  Av.del Libertador 1902, Recoleta. 4801-8248.

 Book your place at Fierro Hotel’s Thursday wine tasting and sample some great Argentine wines, chosen by the president of the Argentine Sommelier Association Andres Rosberg and in-house Sommelier Martin Bruno. Tastings, which include special tapas from Hernán Gipponi Restaurant, cost 25 USD per person and are limited to 7 people. Soler 5862, Palermo. 3220-6800.

Later on the stunning Colón Theatre will be staging a special production of Il Due Figaro. Tickets here.


(Photo by willposh)

Take a trip down the historical A-line Subway and travel through time whilst stopping to visit some of the city’s emblematic spots such as the Casa Rosada, Cafe Tortoni and Congreso.

Art lovers should definitely check out the monthly Gallery Night that will be taking place in the Recoleta and Barrio Norte areas from 7pm to 10pm.  More information here.

Saturday and Sunday


Remember to make a reservation for Hernán Gipponi’s unique must-try brunch, served on Saturdays and Sundays! Soler 5862, Palermo Hollywood.  3220-800.

On Saturday there will be a live Alan Parson’s Project show at the Luna Park Stadium. Tickets here.  


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