Calle Defensa, Buenos Aires

4.2
Stroll through the bustling cobblestone streets of Calle Defensa, 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. Before you head to Buenos Aires, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Buenos Aires online attractions planner , to make sure you see all that Buenos Aires has to offer, including Calle Defensa.
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  • Not much there. Went the Sunday between Xmas and New Year so maybe that had something to do with it. Park was full, but not much else. The stores nearby were interesting. Lots of cafes if you need....  more »
  • We went on a couple of different days. On Sundays they have a HUGE market up and down the street. When I say huge, I mean huge!!!! You can get souvenirs and local items for sale. We also stopped.....  more »
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