THINGS TO DO IN BUENOS AIRES

The City of Buenos Aires was founded in 1580 by Juan de Garay although in 1536 there was a first settlement made ​​by Pedro de Mendoza but abandoned in 1541 due to the constant harassment of the natives. He belonged to the Viceroyalty of Peru from Spanish Empire. In 1810 the population of the city rebelled starting the war for the independence of Argentina. Currently it is one of the most modern cities in South America with an incredible cultural and recreational offer that perfectly combines tradition and modernity that we invite you to discover.

THEATERS OF BUENOS AIRES

THE COLON THEATER

The Colón Theater of Buenos Aires is considered one of the best theaters in the world. Recognized for its acoustics and the artistic value of its construction, celebrated 100 years in 2008. Located in the heart of the city is building has an own eclectic style of the early twentieth century and covers 8,202 square meters which 5,006 correspond to the main building. If you want to enjoy this magnificent theater on your visit to Buenos Aires you can stay in some of our departments next to it.

THE CERVANTES THEATER

Neoplateresque style was built in 1920 and has details of Renaissance facade of the University of Alcala de Henares in Spain. Indise the building you can find materials from Spain as Valencia tiles, mirrors and seats from Sevilla and Madrid tapestries and curtains. Located in the center of Buenos Aires was screened according to the request of the Spanish actors María Guerrero and Fernando Diaz de Mendoza. Sold in 1926 to the Argentine Government is a National Historic Monument.

CAFÉS OF BUENOS AIRES

TORTONI CAFÉ

The Tortoni is the paradigm of Buenos Aires coffee shops and was founded by a French immigrant in late 1858 that borrowed the name of a Paris property in which the elite of Parisian culture of the nineteenth century met. The place was always frequented by many artists giving him a halo of luster and fame. Halo that still conserve and seeming that the time had stopped as a daguerreotype while people still playing pool, cards or just have a coffee with friends. Find where to stay if you want to visit this piece of Buenos Aires history.

LA BIELA CAFÉ

In the neighborhood of Recoleta and opposite to the famous Plaza Francia is the traditional Café "La Biela" opened in 1850. It takes its name back in 1942 when it became important venue for motorsport fans. Likewise symbol of a whole generation of intellectuals and pop art actors of the 60s and 70s. It possesses a large terrace of the early nineteenth century from which you can admire the wonderful Basilica Nuestra Señora del Pilar and observe a dreamscape of Parisian reminiscences. Enjoy this wonderful location.