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Get there past Recoleta, and do not miss Bourdel´s Heracles (minus de arch, these days). one of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SergioViaggio
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Public Square for entertainment and fair

Plaza Francia is a public place for weekend market and fair, located in the green belt of Recoleta... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Tassaduqhussain51
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Multan, Pakistan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Get there past Recoleta, and do not miss Bourdel´s Heracles (minus de arch, these days). one of BA´s finest sculptures, This side of the Museum of Fien Arts climb up the oppulent stairs towards the monument to General Mitre, glance at the river yonder (on...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018

Plaza Francia is a public place for weekend market and fair, located in the green belt of Recoleta Neighborhood of Buenos Aires which is studded with beautiful parks, monuments and places of interest like Recoleta Cemetery, Plaza Juvenilla, Park Carlos Thays, National Museum of Fine...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a local crafts market.If you are interested in handicrafts this is a good place.Lots of choices.

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

We wiled away a good few hours and a lovely afternoon here, going through a large number of booths many with great quality crafts at very good prices. We bought some very attractive wood handled kitchen knives, leather work, and hand knit ponchos, but there...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Situated in Recoleta, this is a pleasant park adjacent to many dining options as well as famed Recoleta Cemetery. On the weekends in Spring, Summer and Fall it transforms, offering product from souvenir T-Shirts, leather, and other unique artesanal goods. But, for my Dollar/Peso, it’s...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

Surrounded by nice little bars and restaurants, very relaxing place to stroll after visiting cemetery and Recoleta district.

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Reviewed January 14, 2018

I have bought some very good leather items made by the artists who have booths here. Also very good jewerly and clothing available.

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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

We wandered through the sidewalks lined by vendors selling handicrafts in tents primarily to enter and exit the Recoleta Cemetery. It was nice to see the local handicrafts and wares though this one looks the same as the other markets we have seen throughout BA...More

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Reviewed January 6, 2018

This square has an open air market (feria) that has diverse and interesting crafts in leather, metal, wood, glass, etc. Bought souvenirs and presents. Also, there is a 200 year old tree very dear to argentinians. The church (Nuestra Señora del Pilar) is also interesting...More

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Reviewed October 31, 2017

Plaza Francia is, as Argentineans would say, " imperdible," which means should not be missed. . The craft fair, the street musicians, typical pastry sellers and people just enjoying the grounds make for a very "local weekend experience." there is great energy and nice typical...More

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Recoleta
Characterized by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighborhood 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
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