Buenos Aires is the largest city in Argentina and is located on the banks of the Rio de la Plata, this creates an environment with high humidity that is suffered a lot in summer with high temperatures and in winter because of the cold weather.
Wherever you travel you are interested in discovering new cultures. The culture of the countries includes music, indigenous communities and food among other things. One of the most popular Argentine meals are Milanesas.
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 next to the river as a city port to export and import different goods. Commerce is still very important and the port is the connection with other civilizations. As we have seen in the last post, nowadays the river works also as a distraction and a place of disconnection for the citizens of Buenos Aires.
We were used to pay tickets with coins because the ticket used to cost less than $1 (argentine peso), but nowadays coins are useless because of the devaluation, the government decided to install a new system to pay transportation in the city. This is when the SUBE card was invented, a card to pay buses, subways, trains and even highway tolls.
Since beer was created, it was extended to different countries and cultures. In every country of the world we will find popular beers and also local craft ones. Argentina is not the exception, this is why we are going to show you some places to enjoy craft beer.
We all have been tourist at least once in a lifetime, and when we arrive to a different country, city or just the town next to our home town, we will find different living styles. Off course that the more distance we travel the more differences we are going to find in culture and traditions.
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.