Intrigued by Buenos Aires’ edgy art scene? Stop by one of the major galleries to behold creative works from photography to sculpture –...
Para Bien Pilates
Conveniently located right downtown, this small studio is a bit tight on space – which makes everything very intimate and personal. Four...
Basílica de Santísimo Sacramento
In the shadow of the Kavanagh building is this French-style church built by the Anchorena family in 1916. Inside, check out the original...
Marriott Plaza Bar
Don’t let the name fool you: this refined subterranean cocktail lounge is a far cry from a typical hotel bar. The palatial century-old...
This traditional corner eatery is something of a neighborhood institution. You’ll find Argentinian comfort food – simple pastas, steaks...
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Edificio Kavanagh information
A feisty Irishwoman funded the construction of this handsome 120m art-deco apartment building, which was the tallest skyscraper in Latin America at the time of its construction in 1935. A local rumor claims that the heiress, vengeful towards another aristocratic family for scorning her daughter, built the structure that high to block light from entering the basilica where her rivals attended Mass every Sunday.