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Lavalle Street, Buenos Aires

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Take a walk down Lavalle Street, a popular thoroughfare lined with atmospheric shopping and entertainment options. Historically the city's theater hub, the street boasts a string of attractive buildings repurposed as boutiques selling trinkets, clothes, and souvenirs, from the handmade to the mass-produced. You'll find lots of cafes and restaurants offering al fresco dining along the main pedestrianized strip, which is also a favorite haunt of street performers. With our international travel planner, Buenos Aires attractions like Lavalle Street can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • While backpacking through Argentina, I stopped at an internet cafe in this neighborhood to download photos. The internet cafe was Telephonica-internet-locutorio on 893 Calle Lavalle. DO NOT GO HERE. I...  more »
  • I remember Lavalle of the 1980s and 90s, what a pity as other reviewers have stated this is a demonstration of the decay of Argentine society under the present corrupt regime. Many of the cinemas of t...  more »
  • a bit dangerous, more thefts of tourists in recent years. Same for connected Calle Florida, although Florida has a lovely indoor shopping mall, Galerias Pacifico. Beware the street hawkers offering to...  more »