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Defensa y Chile, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed March 11, 2019

The start of a walk from St Telmo, around the area and across to the harbour area, tracking down various street statues of cartoon characters ending up at the Museum of Humour. Don’t forget to take a photo of the map on the street sign...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

As not being a Portenos or from Argentina I have no clue what al the fuss is about. There was a long line with mostly grown-ups for the bench with the Malfida figure. Must say that the setting is cute for a photo, but seeing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

and lead you to the comedy museum. Do check the map near the shop where to go! We got to about 12 and didn't go anymore as it was about 2K walk to get there. I remember that one of the signs was not obvious....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

Enjoyable tour of the argentinian cartoon characters! Kids like to follow the indications and look for the next little statue.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 356virginiel
Reviewed April 27, 2017

At historical San Telmo, tribute is paid to the masters of humor and their creations at Paseo de la Historieta, a sculpture tour around the streets of one of the most ancient neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. The idea began with a sculpture of Malfalda and,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Dan L
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Everyone seems to get in touch with their inner child when they see Mafalda and friends, all vintage Latin American cartoon characters. The Paseo de la Historieta begins in San Telmo and crosses the city all the way to Puerto Madero, ending at the city's...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

A characteristic place to visit while visiting San Telmo, this walkaway of statues and drawings are a good activity if you are aware of some of Latin America´s cartoon culture. Lots of statue and photo opportunities around, its a perfect place to visit during sunny...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank RMartinSDXB
Reviewed November 30, 2015

If you love Mafalda o want to know which ones were the cartoons of argentina, you should go to San Telmo and walk for the stree Defensa and Chile. If you get hungry there are a many restaurants.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Adriana P
Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

It's a fun short little walk to find cartoon sculptures. The route can be found online as well as the history behind the cartoons.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank amandav773
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Its a nice walk. I dont recommend you only move to this place to see the estatues, there's no big deal. They are beautiful but its not a touristic spot. Maybe if your are walking from San Telmo to Puerto Madero, it worth to change...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both
locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee
hours of the morning. During the day, the antique
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