Buenos Aires has been coined the "Paris of South America." European-style colonial architecture, exceptional restaurants, designer shopping and a sexy tango culture fill this cosmopolitan town.
The Paris of South America
It's easy to romanticize the crumbling majesty that is Buenos Aires. Across so much of the city, stately, ornate buildings decay with age. Still, modernity has given the city a gritty, hip edge: Contemporary arts abound, the music scene is lively, and dining, bars and clubs are cutting-edge.