Feria de Artesanos de Plaza Francia
On sunny weekend afternoons, this upscale craft market teems with artisans selling exquisite bronze jewelry, brightly colored cotton...
Palais de Glace
Housed in an unusual circular building that was once an ice-skating rink and a tango hall (happily not at once, however!), the spacious...
Centro Cultural Recoleta
Part of the original Franciscan convent and alongside its namesake church and cemetery, this renovated cultural center houses a variety...
A Recoleta institution, this classic landmark has been serving the porteño elite since the 1950s – when race-car champions used to...
The grand tearoom at the Alvear Palace Hotel is fit for a special occasion. The formal afternoon tea, served from 4:30pm (from 5pm on...
Av Alvear 1866 · interesting places nearby
Perugia Bottier information
In business for over 50 years, this may be Buenos Aires’ finest women’s shoe store. The European-inspired designs are made from both Argentine and Italian leathers, and change seasonally. Shoes are handmade and take 10 days to finish; prices are expensive, of course, and vary according to style and material.