La Boca, a barrio on the edge of downtown Buenos Aires, is frequented by visitors (typically tourists) eager for a glimpse into the local culture despite its impoverished surroundings.
This summer, our managing editor traveled south to Buenos Aires for the winter to escape the New York City heat. Top of the "to visit" list is a place that will remain an all time favorite travel destination: El Ateneo.
Planned during Argentina's military government, Parque de la Ciudad was opened and closed to the public several times. Today it's one of the world's many abandoned amusement parks and only partially open to the public.
A graffiti tour of Buenos Aires with the organization Graffiti Mundo.