Monumento A Carlos Gardel, Buenos Aires

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Watching over the gentrified pedestrian walkway at the heart of his former neighborhood, tango legend Carlos Gardel is immortalized in Monumento A Carlos Gardel. The French-born singer, songwriter, composer, and actor arrived in Argentina at the age of three in 1893. He grew up in the Abasto neighborhood and became known as the most prominent figure in the history of tango for his baritone voice and dramatically phrased lyrics. Today the statue in his memory stands just outside the Abasto Market among the streets where he grew up. Arrange to visit Monumento A Carlos Gardel and other attractions in Buenos Aires using our Buenos Aires travel itinerary maker.
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  • When in Buenos Aires, an amusing and interactive must, to honour the great beginnings and contributions to Tango that we enjoy today and through time.  more »
  • The best voice of the tango is homeajeada in the neighborhood of el Abasto. Also be put together a cute ride dedicated to Gardel
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  • It is very good, but then so is the passage in which it is located, behind the Mercado de Abasto (modern today Shopping). But it also is giving a tour of the neighborhood and even come to the House of the singer. All very Tango.
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  • The station has many acknowledgements for Carlos Gardel
  • Historical place. Carlos Gardel as the maximum representative of the Tango
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  • Entrance to the shoping
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  • It could improve the station by being input to the shopping
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  • It has the entrance to the shopping should be better cared for.
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