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Plaza Francia, Buenos Aires

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In the hip Recoleta neighborhood, and at the end of Avenue Quintana, sits Plaza Francia, home to a long-standing artisan craft market. The market overtakes the landscaped park every weekend, while during the week locals use the park for leisure. Come to admire the views all around the square, watch various casual games and sports taking place, and see the notable church. If you’re here on a market day, take advantage of this shopping opportunity; you'll find items like pendants, leather goods, knitted wool products, and pins, all created with the particular artist’s personal flair. Plaza Francia is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Buenos Aires Edition.
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  • We went through every square France, we saw artisans, we went to the Museum of fine arts and cultural center recoleta crowning the ride in the shopping mall eating something in Hard Rock Café... then forced coffee on the patio with panoramic view towards the Park and Avenue
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  • Picturesque square with multiple attractions from restaurants, bars and craft fairs. In the heart of Barrio Norte
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  • It is a beautiful park to visit, on the weekends, there is a very picturesque fair with regional products and the usual
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  • Muy buen paseo de artesanos
  • A beautiful place you can't miss when you are walking on Recoleta or around the Museu Nacional de Belas Artes.
  • Awesome place to be out there, especially on summer weekends. The place is full of activities and so full of energy.
  • Nice place. Sometimes it is very noissy
  • Amazing fair. Good artisan work. Live music and puppet shows on weekends