Porteños

Clo Clo Restaurant. A classy timeless tradition in Buenos Aires

Clo Clo is one of the few modern – classic and classy Buenos Aires restaurants still standing. It is precisely because of its history which is not dedicated to be fashionable.

 

Green is the new black

The Real Argentina guide to tourism that gives a little back. Saving the world is not guaranteed by following this guide, but by considering how and where you spend your time and money, it may make a little difference and some better memories.

 

Dish of the Day: Argentina’s Famous Milanesa

Forget steak. Forget empanadas. If you want to taste the real Argentina, order a milanesa. Once just the greasy favorite of kids and fast food junkies, today the milanesa has reclaimed its proud position on the Argentine culinary scene and is served in a mouthwatering array of varieties – and locations.

 

Day Trips from Buenos Aires: Five Tiny Towns to Explore

When the roar of the city is deafening you, pack your mate and thermos and head into the pampas. In the province of Buenos Aires there are more than 20 pueblos turísticos (tourist villages). All them within 150 km of Buenos Aires. Join us to discover these tiny towns perfect for a refreshing day trip where the only sound you hear is birdsong.

 

Foodie Heaven On Four Wheels.

Food trucks are coming to satisfy your street food cravings. Buenos Aires’ streets are about to get a whole lot tastier. The first ever gourmet gorge fest on wheels, aptly named, Luxury Food Truck Station, has hit the city. This weekend (25th-26th July) is the last chance to catch the taste making trucks in action, for now at least. Find here some news & tips to enjoy…

 

Yes, you can! Enjoy seafood in Buenos Aires

The best to get to know a city and its culture is having a friend living there, who also enjoys the simple pleasures of life. Because there is something that the travel guides cannot provide; those ordinary details that make the identity of each neighbourhood in a city. Fabricio guides us to find those great restaurants in Buenos Aires that you sure will love to enjoy. Discover Damble, this classic that offers a very best cuisine with its own and inimitable hallmarks.

 

Caseros Avenue: the gastronomical place to go in San Telmo.

The Caseros Avenue is one of the prettiest streets in Buenos Aires. Find some of the beautiful buildings which hold a great deal of good restaurants in San Telmo, just one bit of Buenos Aires city.

 

Argentinian underground bands you should be listening to.

Buenos Aires is filled with great places to hear music and go dancing. But especially there is a recent movement of underground bands that soon will be the talk of the town. Here is a little insight on some of the Argentinian bands you should be listening to: Callate Mark Callate Mark is one of…

 

Fileteado – A Porteño Art

Fileteado is as porteño as a flock of riled-up Boca fans, although perhaps a little more sedate. It is a form of decorative art that originally started out adorning wagons in Buenos Aires in the early 20th century, painted by the Italian immigrants who worked in the wagon factories. Soon, it began to appear on trucks and buses and can now be seen everywhere from shop windows to metal plates sold at market stalls to giant advertising billboards looming over Avenida 9 de Julio.

 

Porteño Slang Survival Dictionary: Speak Spanish Like a Buenos Aires Native

You thought you knew how to speak Spanish in your language class, with a teacher that seemed to come from Spain (olé!) or even worse, learned from one. Then you come to Argentina and discover that “cana” doesn’t mean what you thought – instead of “a person with grey hair,” it means “the police!” Don’t despair! Here is a list of Porteño slang terms that you can use to quickly sound like a local in Buenos Aires.

 
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