San Telmo, Buenos Aires

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Stroll through the bustling cobblestone streets of San Telmo, the oldest barrio in Buenos Aires. The neighborhood's colonial buildings house many cafes, tango parlors, and antique shops. Admire the old churches that pepper the barrio, wander around a museum, or stop by the semi-permanent antiques market. Street performers provide entertainment on every corner. In recent years, many art galleries and centers have cropped up here, turning it into a haven for contemporary art lovers. A wide selection of bars and restaurants round off the area's attractions. Before you head to Buenos Aires, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Buenos Aires online attractions planner , to make sure you see all that Buenos Aires has to offer, including San Telmo.
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  • San Telmo Market. A lot of good stuff to eat, it's worth knowing!!!! Empanadas of the region, French sweets and Paes, like half Luna, divine etc.
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  • San Telmo falls in love with its buried streets and buildings that seem to be stopped in time. There are antiques of historical and artistic value. You have to know how to look and appreciate and have some art awareness of late '800- '900
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