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Chinatown, Buenos Aires
(2.7/5 based on 950+ reviews on the web)
Pass under the impressive arch with guardian dragons at the top and lions at its sides to enter Chinatown, packed with shops, restaurants, massage parlors, and acupuncture salons. Stroll down crowded streets and along the train tracks, lined with stores selling inexpensive clothes, purses, jewelry, toys, Samurai swords, and porcelain teapots, all made in China. Supermarkets offer typical Asian products like rice noodles, seaweed, dried seeds, tofu, wasabi, and soy sauce. If you get hungry, you can choose from a number of restaurants and fast food stalls. Plan to visit Chinatown and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Buenos Aires attractions using our Buenos Aires vacation builder.
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  • We take the tourist bus and this was one of the obligatory stops. There are many places to eat, maybe a little small but beautiful to know the culture.
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  • We were a Monday, when almost all the shops are closed, despite everything, we loved it, it's great for us who like to buy species, tea, condiments, and many many imported products! I think again!
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  • I went one Saturday at noon, looking for a good rest for lunch, a typical Chinese place, with Chinese food! but not found, is more in my journey it dude if I was in Chinatown, but it actually was. the rest that are not invited to uo between! then the stores are all friendly and the only thing I saw Chinese were these stores, full of goodies! total disappointment
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