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This elegant thoroughfare is one of the streets bordering the historic and cosmopolitan city center.more
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
El Centro (Downtown)
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All reviews cafe tortoni casa rosada the congress de julio tree lined avenue beautiful boulevard major street european style buildings famous buildings pink house nice walk wide street main avenue beautiful architecture other attractions few blocks taking pictures
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Reviewed June 6, 2019

Great time walking around BA. Great City in South America, transportations (Bus and Subway) very easy to use, restaurats in Executive Menu great deal, places to visit and helpfull people

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Hitomi N
Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I were walking along here from plaza de Mayo to the Congress building. It was labour day and was very quiet with few people and cars on the streets. We were walking at 2pm on a Wednesday and a man pushed my...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019

The perfect place to people watch and stroll, a whole afternoon can be spent here, Return the next day and realise what you missed the first time.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robert S
Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Lined on either side with fabulous buildings, this tree lined street is at the centre of the city. Steeped in the citys’ history it leads down to the palace. At Carnaval time it is restricted to traffic, which is replaced with costumed performers and party...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

If you like taking pictures to awesome buildings I would recommend you to take your time to enjoy each and every façade on this avenue. It is long, and filled with astonishing edifices, so be prepared to make some stops in your way, enjoy a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Claudina R
Reviewed February 7, 2019

One of many streets we walked down in Buenos Aires. All of them are attractive, and Avenida de Mayo is no exception. Cafe Tortoni and many other attractions are along this avenue. You can't go wrong, walking the streets of central Buenos Aires.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Its a must to visit this area, besides the pink palace and the cathedral, there are nice restaurants and coffee shops in the area. Deeper in the around street nice shops and buildings.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank papv2000
Reviewed January 8, 2019

A major thoroughfare in this capital, fairly wide, with some good architecture and places to eat and drink.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed December 31, 2018

Take a stroll down this lovely street towards cafe Tortoni. It is a relaxing walk. Beautiful apartments and architecture along the way.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RChuan
Reviewed December 30, 2018

But, not necessarily the safest, especially at night. Goes from high end neighborhood thru some dodgier areas.

Date of experience: December 2018
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