Presentation on theme: "o Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city of Argentina. o the city is located on southeast coast of the South American continent. o it has a population."— Presentation transcript:
o Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city of Argentina. o the city is located on southeast coast of the South American continent. o it has a population of about 13 million people.
AVENIDA 9 DE JULHO one of the widest avenues in the world with 140 meters It is named in honor of the date of Independence Argentina (July 9, 1816). where the Obelisk, the emblem of the city the monument was inaugurated on May 23, 1936. was built in record time of 31 days.
FLORALIS GENÉRICA o The flower opens every morning at eight o'clock in the morning and closes the sunsets. o Location: Square of Nações Unidas between Av. Figueroa Alcorta whit Austria.
HOUSE PINK Is the current headquarters of the Argentine Executive Branch. Lies in the square May. The city began to be built around the square.
MALBA Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires. One of the most modern museums of the city. Established in September 2001 with the purpose of collecting, preserving, studying and spreading the art of Latin America. Avenue Figueroa Alcorta.
The Magna Carta and the Four Argentine Regions o Location: Av. Sarmiento and Av. Del Libertador, Palermo. o This work is 25 meters high and was created in marble and bronze. o The monument was a present from the Spanish to celebrate the centenary of the revolution of May.
MONUMENT OF EVA PERÓN o Location: Av. del Libertador with Aguero, in the barrio of Recoleta. o Created by sculptor Argentine Ricardo Gianetti, who dedicated this monument to Eva Perón. o Opened on December 6, 1999.
One of the most visited streets in the city. Is considered an open air museum. Besides colorful houses the tourist can find many tango dancers. CAMINITO
ALVEAR PALACE HOTEL o The hotel is in the city's trendiest neighborhood, La Recoleta. o Is located near the best restaurants and boutiques in town. o Is based on the European constructions.
o The Tortoni is now a true cultural center with a library, exhibition hall, billiard room and an auditorium tango. COFFEE TORTONI o There since 1858. o Is the most famous of the traditional coffee.
o Who goes to Buenos Aires can not stop eating the alfajores. o Can be manufactured or homemade.
Half the cars are taxis in Buenos Aires. This is because the taxis are cheap and can be called at any moment. TAXI