"Cartoneros" Personal experiences & helpfull hints Tip by DPando


Favorite thing: Not everything is nice and wonderful in a huge capital like Bs As ...indeed there are so much poverty wander around many quarters. you can see fathers and mothers with little kids begging around at any time ..you can notice it in La Florida boulevard into the business city ...cartoneros is the common name for those who are picking up carton around the city like on this pic

Fondest memory: On this pic these women dont be so friendly to be taken on the pic... i tried to conceal my intentions looking at the but jajajaa but i guess that they notice of my goal !!

On the second pic you can behold a "cartonero" in La Boca quarter ...carrying on a heavy cart overload by carton and whatever he can buy

On the third another one in the Bs As outskirts....actually its Florencio Varela municipality ..nothing to see believe me its the place further away from a tourist place!! ..25 km southwards from the city

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated May 11, 2006
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