Speakeasy bars are an illicit establishment that sells alcoholic beverages. These places used to be very popular in United States during the Prohibition era between 1920 and 1933. After that period these bars disappeared but nowadays you can still find speakeasy bars in different parts of the world as a retro experience.
One of the various parks in Palermo district is the Rosedal. It is a traditional park with 18.000 rose bushes and many artworks.
Buenos Aires was founded as a city port back in 1580 by Juan de Garay. The port of the city was an important icon in the economy of the country, but a lot of local ecologists agree that Buenos Aires was built giving the back to the river.
A big percentage of the tourists that arrive to Buenos Aires, and come to our free tours, ask us about Tango. We showed you before in this post a few places where you can go to see locals dancing tango and also learn a few steps. Now we are going to share with you the Tango neighborhood.
We told you before that Palermo is the biggest district of Buenos Aires and that’s why we are writing a few posts dedicated to this important neighborhood of the city. In this article we are going to design a new walk through Palermo under the section free tours to do on your own.
It is impossible to imagine Buenos Aires without trees. Wherever you go, every district you walk, you will see different kinds of plants, flowers and trees, not only in the parks, but in the sidewalks. We are talking again about nature because we are going to design a Free tour to do on your own through Belgrano district and you will notice a lot of nature during this walk, and also a lot of history and architecture.
If you took our Free Tours in Buenos Aires, you learned about the history of Argentina. From 1976 to 1983 Argentina lived a military regime, known as the National Reorganization Process. Parque de la Memoria is a remembrance park and a public space located in front of the Río de la Plata and it is a memorial to the victims of the last dictatorship.
In this new post we are going to design a museum free tour for you. As you may notice in your stay in Buenos Aires, the city is full of cultural activities. Museums are one of the most popular atractions for tourists, this is why we are going to show you the most popular museums of our city.
In the XXth century Argentina experienced a big immigration wave. There were a lot of people coming from different parts of the world looking for shelter and new opportunities. The Italians represent an important community in Argentina. They spilled their culture through the entire country and that’s why you are going to find a lot of Pizzerias and Heladerias.