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San Telmo, Buenos Aires
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Stroll through the bustling cobblestone streets of San Telmo, the oldest barrio in Buenos Aires. The neighborhood's colonial buildings house many cafes, tango parlors, and antique shops. Admire the old churches that pepper the barrio, wander around a museum, or stop by the semi-permanent antiques market. Street performers provide entertainment on every corner. In recent years, many art galleries and centers have cropped up here, turning it into a haven for contemporary art lovers. A wide selection of bars and restaurants round off the area's attractions. To visit San Telmo and other attractions in Buenos Aires, use our Buenos Aires trip itinerary maker.
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  • The neighborhood is famous for antiques fair on Sundays, and for those who really enjoy this type of program, worth a visit! On the other days of the week is a common neighborhood, and are only antiques in some shops, but without the charm of the fair.
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  • You like the fairs ' brique of redemption "in Porto Alegre? If the answer is Yes, be sure to visit. The central square is undergoing reform and second sites will be completed in the first quarter of 2017. The tents with antiques, art, and everything that you can imagine are mounted on Sundays. On weekdays, the shops with antiques, which are many, work normally. If you choose to eat a good parrilla, recommend the restaurant Don Ernesto.
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  • One long street with lots of antiques and antiquities plus great architecture in the arcades and market.