"City of contrasts" Buenos Aires by TheWanderingCamel
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We finally made it back to MrL's favourite city, part of a fantastic trip around Argentina that saw us come and go from the city as we travelled from north to south before making our way to Mendoza in the west and moving on to Chile. This time, the stay was longer, time enough to begin to really get to grips with the city -
and the tango dancers;
eat some great steaks - medialunas and empanadas too;
stroll down Florida -
and browse the stalls at San Telmo ....
It's taken a while to get around to writing this page. On arriving home I built pages about some of the other places we visited but hung back from Buenos Aires for some reason. There just seemed to be so much to be said, it's taken me this long to feel ready to come to grips with it. Let's start with the dance that defines the city. A young couple dancing the tango in Florida, the city's main shoping street, shoppers and a few tourists their audience - don't you love the assessing eye being cast over them by the young critic closest to them?
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