"Shoe Polishers" Top 5 Page for this destination Buenos Aires Local Custom Tip by sabrina_florida

Buenos Aires Local Customs: 279 reviews and 296 photos

  Shoe Polisher in 1908. The tradition still exists.
by sabrina_florida

This is a snapshot that you'll see many times while in downtown: a man sitting on a stool, usually reading the paper, and having his leather shoes polished. I've even seen a boy having his black leather Nikes polished!
The pictures shows this tradition, but in 1908.

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  • Written Jan 20, 2007
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