Argentina: La Boca Experience
La Boca is known for its colorful, vibrant houses, tango and above all, soccer! Yes, It can get crowded and feel like a tourist trap, but a trip to Buenos Aires would not be complete without a day-trip to this colorful neighborhood. If Buenos Aires is the “Paris of South America,” then La Boca is Paris with a Caribbean twist. It truly sets this neighborhood apart.
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Where to stay in La Boca
Mio Buenos Aires
Immerse yourself in the vibrant culinary scene of Buenos Aires at Mio, where innovative flavors, Argentinean specialties, and elegant surroundings combine to create a memorable dining experience in the heart of the city.
Faena Hotel Buenos Aires
Elegant hotel with a bistro, a library bar and a cabaret venue in Buenos Aires' Puerto Madero neighborhood.
Guests staying up to 2 nights will receive a complimentary lunch or dinner for two people/room.
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Mine Hotel Boutique
Townhouse property with sleek rooms and suites.
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Things to do in La Boca
Caminito is the most famous street in La Boca. Explore this bright alley filled with art and exhibits at every corner, outdoor cafes and tango shows.
Maradona’s football team - If soccer is your thing and you are as passionate about it as the Argentines then head over to the stadium, home of the Boca Juniors, and visit the museum. Here you can learn all about the team and its die-hard fans.
Places to eat & drink in La Boca
There are many restaurants and bars in the area. Eat at the popular “El Obrero” and chow down on a tortilla española with…chorizo! Sip on some Malbec, enjoy the smell of grilled meat and dance to some tango!
Need to Know
For more travel tips, check out Fora Advisor Caitlyn Johnston’s guide, Adventure Travel in El Calafate, Argentina.
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