Closer to Plaza de Mayo is the Spanish Renaissance Standard Bank building, often sprayed with graffiti and the locus of noisy activities.
The Spanish Renaissance Edificio Menéndez-Behety building was once headquarters of a Patagonian wool empire.
This solemn cathedral was built on the site of the original colonial church and not finished until 1827. It’s a significant religious...
This beautiful art-nouveau theater, just off pedestrian Florida street, used to be a red-light cabaret venue. The show here is based on...
Stepping into this large, modern lacto-ovo-vegetarian eatery will make you wonder if porteños have had enough steak already. Pick from...
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Galería Güemes information
Here’s a fun fact for die-hard fans of The Little Prince : Antoine de Saint-Exupéry once lived in an apartment here in the glittering Galería Güemes, now a shopping gallery and theater complex. The French pilot/writer met his wife, an El Salvadorean painter, at a demonstration in the streets of Buenos Aires, and Night Flight was based on his experience flying post in South America.