$1 USD = 3.79 ARS
Stylish Spa Service
// Relieve postflight tension with a quick massage at the petite spa at Home
, a quirky-cool boutique hotel that’s garnered design awards from Wallpaper
and Condé Nast Traveller
. Then explore Palermo Viejo, the city’s most fashion-forward neighborhood.
Funky Artisan Wares
// For the best deals, skip the boutiques. Head to the Feria Plaza Francia
artisan fair, outside the gates of the Recoleta Cemetery, on a weekend afternoon for one-of-a-kind stamped leather messenger bags, hammered bronze pendants, colorful ceramic dishes and more.
// Even budget travelers can dine like kings at Don Julio
, a classy corner steak house. Savor a dinner of bife de chorizo (sirloin steak), provoleta (grilled provolone topped with oregano), salad and cabernet. Finish with espresso and dulce de leche ice cream. Guatemala 4691
// Sample malbec from Mendoza and pinot noir from Patagonia at the cellar of Nigel Tollerman
, owner of 0800-Vino
wine delivery service and the Buenos Aires-based sommelier of Francis Ford Coppola. Each degustación includes a short lesson with an “aromas kit.”