Palacio del Congreso
Colossal and topped with a green dome, the Palacio del Congreso cost more than twice its projected budget and set a precedent for...
This broke-down beauty, reminiscent of Paris’ Moulin Rouge, was once an elegant cafe where politicians socialized between meetings at...
Café de los Angelitos
Originally called Bar Rivadavia, this cafe was once the haunt of poets, musicians, even criminals, which is why a police commissioner...
A great, affordable choice in this area is Cervantes II, a popular, modern and unpretentious spot with a touch of old-world atmosphere....
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Complejo Tango information
For those who wish to not only watch tango but also experience it, there’s this classy venue in Balvanera. Should you choose to accept it, your first hour here is a free beginning tango lesson. Follow it up with a tasty dinner, then an excellent tango show – beware, however, as the performers go around towards the end, picking out audience members to dance with them (usually badly).