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Address: Junin y Guido, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and...

This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and galleries and morphs into a street fair on weekends.

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Very interesting and well worth a visit. Just wander around - the cemetery is quite overwhelming in size.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very interesting and well worth a visit. Just wander around - the cemetery is quite overwhelming in size.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Where Palermo is good for restaurants and boutique shops, Recoleta is good for architecture and authenticity. It's definitely a bit grittier, but it's a great (and safe) place to walk around and see a different side of Buenos Aires. Don't miss the cemetery or the small craft market.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Its free, there are guides who can retained outside. the sculptures are gorgeous and very interesting to hear the stories of the people buried there.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely piece of original Argentina, lovely buildings, nice little shops, very clean and pretty, definatly worth spending a few hours here.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

i did not enjoy Recoleta as much as thought from reading and word of mouth . i think that the architecture is gorgeous at times but the dirty and run down display of Buenos Aires makes it less enjoyable . ( the cemetery is a must)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is another name for cementerio in Spanish. Maybe Recoleta sounds better to foreigners. Yes, it is a place to visit if you are already in Buenos Aires. It will leave a lasting memory after knowing Evita better.

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Milton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Recoleta neighbourhood is upscale and features lots of gorgeous buildings. Its a great strolling area and the cemetery is a must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is amazing to see all the ornate structures in this area. Eva Peron's grave is under her family name as her husbands's second wife would not allow it in the family plot. Try to find the off peak times as the line up to see the grave may be long

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I thought I would just have a quick visit here but I stayed for ages .. really loved strolling around the mausoleums and taking lots and lots of photos. I walked here from the city centre as I like to walk then went to the mall across the road for a nice drink and gelato. If you like taking photos... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

One of three neighborhoods to spend an afternoon stroll through. Beautiful. Take your time, have a drink, stroll the parks and streets.

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Recoleta
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll also find a rich cultural scene centred on the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Library, and the Recoleta Cultural Center; as well as some great shopping spots, like the Buenos Aires Design Mall with an artists' fair set up in Plaza Francia every weekend.
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