In 1871, with the outbreak of Yellow Fever, these mansions were soon overtaken by squatters, creating the city's historic ... More
In 1871, with the outbreak of Yellow Fever, these mansions were soon overtaken by squatters, creating the city's historic conventillos (tenement houses). Indeed, it was not until 1970 that an edict stipulated protection for property owners. Today the neighborhood of San Pedro Telmo is an important historic and popular corner of the city. Locals and tourists alike flock to the Plaza Dorrego on the oldest street in the city, for the antique market and vibrant street performances, including tango, held on Sunday from 10a to 6p. On the corner of Independencia and Balcarce streets is El Viejo Almacen , a traditional tango establishment.
Charming, romantic, bohemian, a place where all the qualities of Buenos Aires meet: good tango, good food, beautiful architecture, amazing antiques at Plaza Dorrego on Sundays, beautiful people ... don't miss it, then you can say you've been to Buenos Aires.
Conveniently located in the heart of Buenos Aires, we add to the beauty of the historic Tango district, San Telmo.
Our comfortable atmosphere allows you to truly experience the argentinian culture during your stay. We provide you with 24 ...
A solid fixture of San Telmo's burgeoning contemporary art scene, 713 is a gallery that draws exhibitions from the work
of 18 Latin American artists of varying levels of exposure, working in everything from drawing and painting to photography ...
This historic plaza was the sight of the swearing of National Independence in 1816 before Don Juan Martín de Pueyrredón.
During the colony, it was a resting post for wagons travelling from the port to what is now Plaza ...
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