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Avenida de Mayo

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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  • Excellent43%
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Montserrat
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice avenue in Buenos Aires plenty of very nice old buildings. You can find also many restaurants (some of them spanish food). This Avenue runs from Plaza de Mayo to the Congress. You can also find there the most famous Cafe in the City: Cafe...More

Thank Saxon120
Reviewed 1 week ago

This avenue runs from Plaza de Mayo, which is in front of Casa Rosada, the equivalent of the White House in Washington,D.C. Within this avenue is Cafe Tortoni, the most famous coffee house in the city, with a history of tango celebrities from yeas ago,...More

Thank wildrio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not sure what makes this eligible for a Certificate of Excellence, especially given its relative low ranking as compared to other BA attractions. It's a nice looking street but it's still a city street lined with those types of shops and offices that one...More

Thank dskid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Avenida de Mayo connects the Plaza de Mayo with Congressional Plaza, and extends 1.5 km in a west-east direction before merging into Rivadavia Avenue. My main interest centered on the architectural masterpieces on both sides of the street. The Avenue weas declared a National...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The 2 sides are quite different. The Congresso side is full of art neauvo edifices. The other side is more commercial and flows into the downtown which is full of surprises.

Thank parkok
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We were advised not to go out after dark, but a taxi ride took us through this area, which looked really busy and relatively safe. The following evening we took a stroll up the avenue which was really busy with theater goers and travelers. The...More

Thank Tali_Wxm
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We walked along that street many times and each time we found a new building we had never noticed. The best time was during a demonstration. Argentinians can be so creative along that street that has seen so many actions of solidarity.

Thank MadieMado
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Showing its age, with lots of history adn beautiful architecture, this street welcomes tourists from every corner of the world.Almost as good as a walk in a beautiful park!

Thank ADragonFlyTravels
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Just an other main street in an other large city. Bustling, noisy and perfumed with the exhaust gas from never ending traffic. The sidewalks could use some TLC, the are in dire need of repair- look down while walking.

Thank Herbert H
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Walking from Av 9 de Julio to Congresso was no problemo for this couple mid-day. The building architecture is quite nice and the street tree-lined.

Thank Robert A
Nearby
Montserrat
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
...More
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