We went to a local cultural centre to try to watch a tango show, but we ended up watch this singer instead, who was fantastic. The building is beautiful old theatre hall with a dark sexy atmosphere and huge velvet curtains. Everybody sits at little round tables and gets served by waiters.
02. Getting to know BA January 27th 2008 M: We have done so much walking! And seen a lot of Buenos Aires now.... and realised that there is nothing bueno about the air... it is heavily polluted due to traffic. San Telmo district, where we are staying, is lovely though - old cobbled streets; wonderful crumbly old colonial buildings with balconies and shutters in beautiful colours; fantastic vintage cars; and the most amazing antique shops ... read more
South America » Argentina » Buenos Aires » Buenos Aires Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, a long period of Peronist authoritarian rule an... ... read more