Moon Buenos Aires (Paperback)

By Nicholas Mills

Moon Travel, 9781631212857, 350pp.

Publication Date: May 23, 2017

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Description

Experience the Life of the City

The rhythm of tango, the scent of Jacaranda, the sizzle of grilled steak... Once you fall in love with Buenos Aires, you'll find it hard to leave.

Explore the City: Navigate by neighborhood or by activity with color-coded maps, making it easy to find what you want to do and where you need to be.
See the Sights: Follow guided walks through the liveliest neighborhoods. Pop in and have a drink at the bar notables. Visit archaeological sites like El Zanjn de Granados, or marvel at the dramatic architecture of Teatro Colon and the serene beauty of the Reserva Ecologica Costanera Sur.
Get a Taste of the City: Savor Argentina's best at local churrasquerias or parillas (or better yet, snag an invite to a backyard asado ), or sample the booming fine dining scene of Buenos Aires.
Bars and Nightlife: Find where to watch (or dance ) the sultriest tango, and visit the clubs with the best music and the bars with the best views.
Trusted Advice: Local expert, futbol fan, and tango aficionado Nicholas Mills guides you through the exuberant city he calls home.
Itineraries and Day Trips: All accessible by bus, train, or public transit, head out to Tigre and the Paran Delta or Iguaz Falls, or follow itineraries like Best of Buenos Aires, A Day of Culture, and Buenos Aires with Kids.
Maps and Tools: Moon provides background information on the landscape, history, and culture of Buenos Aires, as well as vibrant, helpful photos and an easy-to-read foldout map to use on the go, packaged in a book light enough to toss in your bag.

With Moon Buenos Aires practical tips, myriad activities, and an insiders view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.

Includes coverage of the following neighborhoods: Centro, Puerto Madero, San Telmo, La Boca, Retiro, Recoleta, Palermo, Almagro, and Balvanera
Covers day trips to: Tigre and the Parana Delta, San Antonio de Areco, Iguazu Falls, and Colonia, Uruguay

Looking to explore more world-class cities? Try Moon Mexico City. Expanding your trip to South America? Check out Moon Patagonia or Moon Peru.



About the Author

After completing his politics degree at Goldsmiths, London, Nicholas Mills intended to travel around South America in 2007. He began his trip in Buenos Aires, immediately fell in love with the city, and never left. Nick has worked for an NGO, written for the Argentina Independent, translated several publications and covered football matches. Happiest with either a pen or a map in his hand, Nick has spent the better part of a decade criss-crossing the city to attend football matches, milongas, asados and many of the wide variety of cultural offerings the Argentine capital provides.
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