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Taking a Taxi in Buenos Aires

Taking a Taxi in Buenos Aires

The amount of taxis in Buenos Aires is incredible. During the infamous crisis of 2001, many people lost their jobs, and ended up driving taxis to try to make ends meet. That resulted in more taxis than ever, and it is almost never a problem to flag one down, regardless of the time of day, […]

Getting to and from Ezeiza Airport in Buenos Aires

Getting to and from Ezeiza Airport in Buenos Aires

Without actually spending time in Buenos Aires and knowing the inns and outs of the city, it is difficult to find out the best and cheapest ways to go to and from Ezeiza airport. Tourists are always wondering if they are getting ripped off or not, whether they are taking a safe route, etc. Read […]

Renting a car in Buenos Aires? If You Plan on Driving Here, Be Aware of the Following

You don´t have to spend much time in Buenos Aires to notice how chaotic the traffic is, and as is typical in many Latin countries, the drivers can be pretty crazy. What most people don´t know, is that Argentina has the highest accident rate in the WORLD, nearly double that of the United States. If […]

Geeeee-A What?!

Welcome to the world of public transportation in Buenos Aires, and in particular, the overwhelming yet extremely crucial, GUIA-T (pronunciation Geeeee-a-Teeeee). When you first open this deceivingly simple looking book, your eyes bounce from one page to the next while you very consciously conclude that there is no point in trying to understand this chaotic […]

Buenos Aires Colectivos

The subway in Buenos Aires is quite limited, so it is necessary to learn how to take the city bus, which is known as the “colectivo” in Argentina.  It is an excellent way to get around the city and for a very low cost.  They go everywhere you could imagine within Buenos Aires, and the […]